Stories by Author: Khanisha Foster

Dancing Outside Yourself

Khanisha has always felt apathetic towards Beyonce, but when her new album drops in the middle of a personal tragedy, Khanisha digs in to discover the radical joy she needs. Khanisha Foster is 2nd Story’s Associate Artistic Director, and makes …

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Actor Guilt

2nd Story company member Khanisha Foster on race, identity, theater, and her return to L.A.’s Mixed Roots Film and Literary Festival.

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I AM THEATRE: Khanisha Foster

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Heroin(e)

This was a job for my dad. When he wanted to scare us he’d put on his prison voice, deep, confident, and a bit maniacal. Sometimes he’d even go so far as to take his leather belt and pull the edges making a crisp snap. That was the dad I needed this Sunday afternoon.

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The Kids And The King

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday, we’d like to share a story about one teaching artist’s attempt to teach the Civil Rights Movement to a classroom of 4th graders.

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Brutus And Portia

First love, breakup sex, and Shakespeare.

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