The AMY Project Presents

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LION WOMXN

“There’s a lion woman waiting to tear out of the sheepskin I’m wearing.”

Lion Womxn is a collage of monologue, movement, song, dance, and poetry. Created by the young women and non-binary youth artists of The AMY Project’s 2018 Theatre Program, this show explores themes of empowerment, self and community care, and the relationships with the mothers, grandmothers, and lion women in our lives. A part of the 2018 SummerWorks Performance Festival

Created and Performed by:
nevada-jane arlow, Clara Carreon, Olivia Costes, Gabi M Fay, Carvela Lee, Megan Legesse, Laya Mendizabal, MORGAN, Whitney-Nicole Peterkin, ROFIAT, Aaliyah Wooter, Fio Yang

Directors: Julia Hune-Brown and Nikki Shaffeeullah
Assistant Director and Stage Manager: Jules Vodarek Hunter
Assistant Director and Script Coordinator: Bessie Cheng
Choreographer: Jasmine Shaffeeullah
Movement Director: Amy Nostbakken
Set and Projections Designer: Nicole Eun-Ju Bell
Costume Designer: Chris Faris
Lighting Designer: Senjuti Sarker
Design Associate: Ashley Riley
Style Consultant: Zeynab Egbeyemi
Production Manager: Sasha Tate-Howarth
Producer: Rachel Penny

Promotional Artwork by Amber Williams-King

Part of the SummerWorks Performance Festival

Friday, August 10 6:30 PM
Saturday August 11, 12:00 PM
Monday, August 13, 6:30 PM

Theatre Centre BMO Incubator
1115 Queen Street West

Pay-What-You-Decide: $15, $25, $35
Click here to purchase advance tickets!

 

With thanks to: Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Canadian Stage, Jumblies Theatre, TD Bank, Theatre Ontario, Entertainment One and Generator.