Image of Christi Doll (African-American Barbie doll) dressed in dress, pinafore, apron, and bonnet, and wearing a natural-hair wig.

Christie as #Juliet’s nurse in #Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet #Edchat @ ChellyWood.com

Before people get all in-my-face about an African-American doll playing a servant in my upcoming stop-motion film of Romeo and Juliet with dolls, let me remind you that Romeo’s cousin, Benvolio, is also played by an AA doll, as is Friar Laurence. I also think that Juliet’s nurse is a very important character in this play–she’s practically Juliet’s best friend and mother figure–so hers is a … Continue reading Christie as #Juliet’s nurse in #Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet #Edchat @ ChellyWood.com

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