Hamtramck, Michigan is a city of immigrants. These days mostly from Bangladesh and Yemen, so anti-Muslim attitudes hit hard.
Valley Theatre Year in Review
KJZZ's Theatre Critic Robrt Pela has his end of the year review of Valley theatre, noting the losses in the community with this tough economy, recalling the standing ovations as well as the theatrically unforgettable & unforgivable.
Robrt Pela is a columnist at New Times and a staff writer at Latino Perspectives Magazine. He's the author of "Filthy: The Weird World of Johns Waters". When he isn't restoring an ancestral home in Niles, Ohio, he lives in Phoenix and in Bargemon, France.