Esu Crossing The Middle Passage

Benjamin Blais

Esu’s Crossing: The Middle Passage by d’bi.young anitafrika

She is Esu, the Orisha Goddxss who crosses the Middle Passage; they say as an enslaved African: we say as a trickster mythic womxn.

Written & Performed by d’bi.young anitafrika
Choreographed by BaKari I. Lindsay
Musical Director/Vocalist/ Live Music by tuku
Vocalist/ Live Music by Amina Alfred
Stage Managed by Kathleen Jones
Set Design by Rachel Forbes
Costume Design by Holly Lloyd
Lighting Design by Melissa Joacim
Assistant Stage Management by Sashoya Simpson
Produced by Brett Hayes
Executive Produced by d’bi.young anitafrika

Runs April 1st to April 17th

The Storefront Theatre – 955 Bloor St. West

Pay What You Want dates: April 6th, 10th, 13th

After every show there will be a short talk back discussion with d’bi.young anitafrika. On April 10th there will be a post show discussion with invited guest speakers hosted by Watah Theatre.