SpeakSudan presents "40 Acres and a Spaceship" an original production by our Young African Men's Theater Arts Program (YAMTAP) Participants. Please join us for a one night staging of the original theater production, followed by a panel discussion on Black theater and storytelling as well as the importance of community based arts for racialized communities.
About the play
40 Acres and a Spaceship is a critical examination of race and class politics in the unlikely setting of another planet in the far future. The play reflects on the realities of state sanctioned violence, policing, loss and family.
About the panel
Panelists: Amanda Parris, Matthew Progress, Natasha Adiyana Morris and Rania El Mugammar
This Event is Pay What You Can/Pay What You Want, no one will be turned away.
Doors 6:30 | Show 7:00 PM | Panel 7:45
Saturday, May 9th, Ada Slaight Hall, Daniels Spectrum | 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto, ON
Trigger Warning: The content of the production deals with gun violence, state and police violence.