• Black Trans Nonbinary ‘Hamilton' Actor Claims They Were Fired in Retaliation for Requesting a Gender-Neutral Dressing Room

    3 days ago - By Essence

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated October 14, 2021 Black, trans and non-binary actor Suni Reid has filed an EEOC complaint against the L.A. production of the musical Hamilton. Reid has appeared in Broadway, Chicago, and Los Angeles productions of Hamilton, both in ensemble roles and principal features as Aaron Burr, George Washington, Hercules Mulligan/James Madison on Broadway, and Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the Chicago show. In their 28-page complaint, Reid claims that the organization “failed to act” when fellow play actors in the Los Angeles production made physical threats toward...
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