Word! Sound! Powah! Festival of Monodrama Opens Tonite!!!

Word! Sound! Powah! Festival of Monodrama

Watah Theatre Institute
presents
WORD! SOUND! POWAH! Festival of Monodrama

FESTIVAL PROGRAM
OPENING NIGHT
Monday June 22, 2015 |DOORS 6:00PM – SHOW 7:00-10:00PM | $10 – $15
Features: Monodrama excerpts by all Artists-in-Residence | Word! Sound! Powah! by PADI Collective
KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Djanet Sears

TICKETS IN ADVANCE: $10-$15
online: www.tinyurl.com/wspfest
In person: @ Watah Theatre Institute, Mon-Fri, 12-5pm or Contact Sashoya Simpson @ 647-920-6248
TICKETS AT THE DOOR: $15-$20

WORD! SOUND! POWAH! Festival of Monodrama is the culminating artistic showcase of Artists-In-Residence at Watah Theatre Institute in mentorship with d’bi.young anitafrika.

Venues: The Watah School & Dancemakers
9 Trinity Street #317 & #313
Distillery Historic District
Date: June 22-28 ~ DOORS AT 6:00pm. SHOW AT 7pm

FREE Youth Arts Day June 27, 1pm-4pm
FREE Wholistic Health Day June 28,, 1pm-4pm

Info: admin@watah.org / 416.868.9282
d’bi young anitafrika | 647-303-4465
SashOYA Simpson | 647-920-6248

Globally Celebrated Playwright and Professor of Theatre Djanet Sears is Keynote Speaker at The Upcoming wOrd! SOund! pOwah! Festival of Monodrama

Djanet Sears - Photo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

YWCA 2015 WOMAN OF DISTINCTION, D’BI YOUNG LAUNCHES MONODRAMA THEATRE FESTIVAL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 9, 2015 (TORONTO) – The Watah Theatre Institute, founded by 2015 YWCA woman of distinction, d’bi.young anitafrika, announces its inaugural Word! Sound! Powah! Festival of Monodrama on June 22-28 with the launch of Black Solo, an anthology of contemporary Canadian monodrama, and keynote speech by award-winning playwright and director, Djanet Sears. Click Here to Continue Reading The Word! Sound! Powah! Press Release…

Sorplusi Institute Press Launches Black Solo: Watah Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Monodrama

Black Solo Cover Page

Sorplusi Institute Press Launches BLACK SOLO:
Watah Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Monodrama

@ The Word! Sound! Powah! Festival of Monodrama
June 28, 2015 6-10pm

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Watah Theatre Institute presents
Word! Sound! Powah! Festival of Monodrama
featuring 20 Artists-In-Residence

Date & Time: June 22-28, 2015, 6:00-10:00pm
Venue: Watah & DanceMakers
9 Trinity Street #313 & #317
Artscape Distillery Studios
Info: admin@watah.org
www.watah.org

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Image of Anique J Jordan by Jashoba Jordan

d’bi. Graces The Cover of Share Newspaper

d'bi on the cover of share newspaper

As she graciously accepted her YWCA Woman of Distinction Award for brilliance in the arts last week, d’bi. young anitafrika did not miss the opportunity to remind others that she stands on the shoulders of giants who paved the way for her. She is a globally recognized dub artist, arts educator and theatre director whose Pan-African trans-disciplinary explorations of identity, gender sexuality, class and human experience have made an indelible mark on the local and international cultural landscape. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE…