“I’d like to thank the academy!” Wait, we’re skipping ahead. A congratulation is in order for our win at SummerWorks Performance Festival 2018. Contra Guys Award for New Performance Text Natasha Adiyana Morris for The Negroes Are Congregating Thank you for the jury and a sold-out run at SummerWorks. Toronto we love you!!!
The Negroes Are Congregating catapults into a 4 city voyage… The Negroes Are Congregating asks a lot of impolite questions about the ongoing effects of racism and how that ideology continues to exists in Canada and around the world. The Jamaican-Canadian writer, Natasha Adiyana Morris, infuses a taste of Toronto that incorporates accents, landmarks and a […]
A Message from PIECE of MINE Arts: Good morning, Last night, just as Thursday’s production of ‘A Little White Lie’ was to begin, library theatre staff informed us that the show may need to be canceled because of a serious plumbing issue that was causing sewage to overflow from the lower level. After […]
Read up on CBC Arts’ OH-SO-Necessary BHM list compiled by none other than Amanda Parris. From Vancouver to Halifax, this is your list of must-see arts and culture P.S. BLACK MEN IN THEATRE is one of the featured events! Spread the Word and Plan Some Outings! Read full list HERE.
The 3rd Annual BLACK MEN IN THEATRE returns to usher in a sequence of new works from brothers who will bare it all on stage. This specially curated showcase features six distinct pieces from five bold artists. Expect a palette of theatre, dance, music and visual arts woven in stories that speak to your heart […]
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Tuesday January 23 @ Midnight The PIECE OF MINE Festival was created to platform works in development by Black artists. We provide a venue, marketing and mentorship for selected artists to test out their ideas without the financial risk. Several alumni have gone on to further developed their pieces into productions Amanda Parris […]
ENCORE, DO YOU WANT MORE!?! Back by popular demand for 1-show-only, a double bill of ‘The Adonis Project’ by Leighton Alexander Williams and ‘The Negroes are Congregating’ by Natasha Adiyana Morris runs Friday October 21 at Dancemakers Theatre Studio (15 Case Goods Lane #313). 7:30 PM showtime. Didn’t catch the show at the PIECE OF […]
Read our interview with Cassey Andrews for our Living Black Genius program, funded by ArtReach. Living Black Genius is a program designed to illuminate the living Black Canadian geniuses of today. Created out of the necessity for adequate representations of Black Canadian role models beyond the minimal depiction in the media, Natasha, the founder of […]
The G-Team made a stop at the 2015 Black Men in Theatre, held at the beautiful 918 Bathurst centre. Host, Tarick ‘Puddy’ Glancy spoke with our founder and several of the featured artists to discuss the importance of such an event.
Written by Casey Bradfield On Friday February 20th, the Piece of Mine festival presented day two of Black Men in Theatre, a stimulating journey of discovery into the black male experience. The production featured seven performances written by black, Canadian playwrights. Black Men in Theatre is a glance into the colourful soul of the black […]