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Friday, January 6, 2017

Events: #SuiteReality by TS Hawkins in ReVamp Collective's Brief (Political) Encounters 10-minute Play Festival


#SuiteReality
by TS Hawkins
directed by Kalif Troy

CAST
Ashley Adams
Tiffany Barrett
Ashley B. Spearman

CREATIVE TEAM
Tiffany Bacon | Dramaturgy
Karina Banks | Choreography

Sunday, Feb. 5th
at Plays & Players
8PM
$10 Tickets
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ABOUT THE PLAY
#SuiteReality is a choreopoem experience that touches upon Women's Rights, Black Lives Matter, and #SayHerName; a campaign that highlights womyn who have been killed by the fragility of masculinity and police brutality.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
The festival will feature 7 ten-minute pieces written by local playwrights focusing on gender roles, gender stereotypes, women’s rights and other social issues related to the current political climate in Western society.

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Radio: TS Hawkins on NPR for "To Protect, Serve, and Understand" 2016

"We're all human beings," says Wendell Dias of the Brooklyn's 73rd precinct. "We all have feelings, we all have emotions. We all have something we want to share, we want to communicate to someone else."

TS Hawkins, a Black Lives Matter activist and poet, replies: "It's easy, sometimes, I think, to sit and say we're all human beings, we all bleed red. But when you have a badge and I don't, that automatically means that your life is better than mine." READ MORE


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