rudolph the red nosed reindeer
Some of the scenes in this Christmas classic raise all kinds of issues.
Some of these lines from the film made our jaws drop.
Christmas came early.
He's really not that jolly.
'Shouts of glee' have devolved into 'rants of resentment.' Despite evidence to the contrary, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
"Did you say Burr? Yes sir, 'cause it's freezing."
The performances are spot on. Regional theatre veterans Sarah Errington as Rudolph, Steve Watkins as Sam the Snowman, and
A-Sides with Jon Chattman: A Very Red-Nosed in NYC - Talking 'Rudolph the Musical' with Sarah Errington
Did you grow up watching the show? Has it been a constant every Christmas season in your home? Of course! We watched it every
Both the story and the song of "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer" are ingrained in our Christmas holiday narrative. This seemingly innocent and harmless Christmas song, under closer examination, is neither innocent nor harmless. In fact, it contains an insidious message that legitimizes cruelty and stigmatizes diversity.
Whatever you do, find someone to help and love this Christmas. Many families are doing without, and many children need our help to have a Merry Christmas. If you don't have anyone to give a gift to, look up local charities in your area and make a kid's Christmas by giving to the charity of your choice.