'TRANSFORMATIONS' is a virtual play festival showing the breadth of the African American experience.
These six plays are rooted in stories of the past and present and resonate today, giving hope for the future.
Watch virtual programming from June 14th-20th at www.weouthereseattle.com
Since 2006, we have been creating new works, developing artists,
collaborating, producing, supporting and
providing a platform for Black artistic voices.
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Watch all six plays written by members of the African-American Writers Alliance featuring local area directors, artists, musicians, crew and creatives!
Changing Oil - Playwright: Georgia S. McDade, Director: Lydia K. Valentine
Back In the Day - Playwright: Yvonne Gwendolyn Smith, Director: Merri Ann Osborne
Disneyland Bus - Playwright: Rolyat Mosi, Director: Chino Gonzales
Madison Park Bench - Playwright: Jacqueline (Jaye) Ware, Director: Sadiqua Iman
Redbone and Black History: As Seen Through the Eyes of a Child - Playwright: Helen Collier, Director: Valerie Curtis-Newton
Troubled Waters - Playwright: Minnie Collins, Director: Lydia K. Valentine
Also available for viewing is the June 20, 2020 conversation with playwrights Georgia S. McDade, Yvonne Gwendolyn Smith, Rolyat Mosi, Jacqueline (Jaye) Ware, Helen Collier, Minnie Collins and Dramaturg/Playwright/Director Lydia K. Valentine, moderated by Merri Ann Osborne, Executive Director of The Mahogany Project.