News: January-March 2020 Newsletter
2020 is truly movin’ and groovin’!
Take a gander at what’s happening and what's on the horizon!
ON THE STAGE…
* TS Hawkins had the esteemed pleasure of being the Assistant Director for Cheyenne Barboza on The Agitators by Mat Smart at Theatre Horizon! It was a soul-filling journey sitting beside Barboza’s throne watching theatre magic manifest! Barboza’s rendition on the life, trials, and tribulations of Fredrick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony is a historic footprint you do not want to miss! Running now through March 22nd, click here for tickets. Feel free to use discount code TS20 to sweeten your wonder trail! UPDATE as of 3/12/2020: In keeping wellness at the forefront, Theatre Horizon has canceled the aforementioned performances due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
* Come see what TS has been working on as a Producing Fellow at the National Black Theatre! BAYANO by Darrel Alejandro Holnes and directed by Jeffrey Page is running now through March 15th. RETREAT by Tracey Conyer Lee and directed by Zhailon Levingston runs April 1 – 5th. And, super fabulous news, SKINFOLK by Jillian Walker directed by Mei Ann Teo has been extended to March 21st! Click here for tickets and details! UPDATE as of 3/12/2020: In keeping wellness at the forefront, National Black Theatre has canceled the Workshop Production of BAYANO and postponed the opening of RETREAT due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).
* Join us for the launch of Megan Volpert’s Closet Cases: Queers On What We Wear. On Saturday, April 4th at 7PM in NYC at the Bureau of General Services - Queer Divison and Wednesday, April 8th at 6PM in Philadelphia at the William Way! TS Hawkins and more than a dozen of the book’s contributors will be reading their works from the anthology. Books will be available to purchase and have signed. This is much more than a “fashion book.” It is a collection of artifacts that testifies to the power of fashion as a verb as it unfolds the complex and lovely strategies governing what we do in the LGBTQIA+ community to build authentic selves that are both comfortable and seen. Events are free and open to the public. Click here to learn more!
ONGOING IN THE WINGS…