Review: ‘Turn Me Loose’ at Arena Stage

Long before Hannah Gadsby premiered her anti-comedy stand-up special Nanette, in which she lambasts the sexist entertainment industry and forces audiences to reckon with their own complicity, there was Dick Gregory. The late Dick Gregory, a D.C. native who died in August of last year, was a pioneer in the sort of comedy that privileges … Continue reading Review: ‘Turn Me Loose’ at Arena Stage