Enjoying its Bay Area premiere, David Mamets new comedy Race portrays attorneys prepping their defense of a white man accused of assaulting a black woman. Although Mamet couldnt have foreseen the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn, this timely, provocative work addresses the intricacies of contemporary racial politics in the tones of the tabloid.
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