Full episode 620: To Be Real Prologue Share a clip ByChana Joffe-Walt Producer Chana Joffe-Walt tells Ira about a man who decided to do a drag act at his child's elementary school talent show. (7 1/2 minutes) More in SchoolView all 643: Damned If You Do… Apr. 13, 2018 Act Three: Amricani What’s worse than being the new kid in school? Being the new kid in the country. 583: It’ll Make Sense When You’re Older Mar. 25, 2016 Act Two: Grown Comedian Sasheer Zamata does this joke about her mom in her standup act. 575: Poetry of Propaganda Dec. 18, 2015 Act Two: Not Our Town When Jon Mooallem went to see his six-year-old daughter in a musical at her after-school program, he didn't know what to expect. More by Chana Joffe-WaltView all 738: Good Grief! May 28, 2021 Act One: Goodbye Mr. Facey Producer Chana Joffe-Walt wondered what it was like for surviving MTA employees coping with the loss of their co-workers due to Covid-19. 730: The Empty Chair Jan. 22, 2021 Act Four: Quarantweening Producer Chana Joffe-Walt talks to a seventh grader who doesn’t have a seventh grade, or an eighth grade. (11 minutes) 712: Nice White Parents July 31, 2020 Act One In just one year, everything in one ordinary public middle school changed.