Public Newsroom #50: Felicia Holman on Problematic Art Reviews

In June 2017 long-time Chicago Sun-Times’ Theater and Dance Critic Hedy Weiss found herself at the receiving end of significant backlash for her review of Antoinette Nwandu’s “Pass Over”. Steppenwolf Theatre, which ran the play, denounced Weiss and other critics saying that the “viewpoints expressed in some of these reviews …