Sharing StoriesInspiring Change. Deconstructing the "Sassy Gay Friend"
David Levy, writing for JewishBoston.com, recently challenged us at JWA to touch upon the gender/sexuality dynamic associated with the Second City's brand brand new movie show, "Sassy Gay buddy. " He published:
There is a lengthy tradition in Judaism of imagining different variations of well known tales, from rabbinic midrash to contemporary novels. Comedy troupe The 2nd City has tossed their cap in to the band this week with A youtube that is new video their "Sassy Gay buddy" series.
If you aren't acquainted with the show, it began almost a year ago as a goof regarding the tragic fate of therefore nearly all Shakespeare's heroines. Maybe, the videos recommended, Ophelia, Juliet, Desdemona additionally the sleep could have had happier endings them away from trouble if they only had a BFF to steer. (we will keep it to JWA when it comes to deconstruction that is inevitable of these videos state about sex and sexuality. )
In the event that's a challenge, We accept. Some sense into them, and saves the day in the videos, Ophelia, Juliet, Desdemona and Eve are each about to do something stupid when their "sassy gay friend" steps in, talks.