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.

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 Directors: Bessie Cheng & Jules Vodarek Hunter
Music Director: Kritty Uranowski
Movement Director: Amy Nostbakken
Assistant Movement Director: Saba Akhtar
Choreographer: Jasmine Shaffeeullah
Spolrusi Teacher: Najla Nubyanluv
Producer: Rachel Penny

Promotional Artwork by Amber Williams-King

May 4, 2018: 7pm
May 5, 2018: 2pm and 7pm

Canadian Stage Rehearsal Hall, 26 Berkeley Street

Regular tickets: Pay-What-You-Can, nobody turned away!
Premium advance tickets: $30
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With thanks to: Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, Canadian Stage, Jumblies Theatre, TD Bank, Theatre Ontario, Entertainment One and Generator.