The Watah Theatre Double Bill Saturday February 17 2018 at 8:30 PM
Saturday February 17 2018
ONCE UPON A BLACK BOY by d’bi.young anitafrika
Is a new Biomyth Dubtheatre piece, exploring the coming-of-age of Tsuki, a 13 year old Black boy living in Toronto with his mother who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Both the Tsuki and his mother Cha navigate the complex landscapes of race, class, gender, sexual orientation, motherhood, Black masculinity and death..
I CANNOT LOSE MY MIND by Najla Nubyanluv
Tells the story of a young womxn's quest to rid herself of depression. When she meets a doctor who finds that many of her patients living with mental illness are having the same recurring dreams, their paths align on an unexpected afrofuturistic quest for a cure and a way to heal.
Scotiabank Community Studio
345 Carlaw Avenue
Toronto ON M4M 2T1
This is a general admission performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the venue.
Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.