A Theatre Passe Muraille Presentation
In Sound of the Beast emcee Donna-Michelle St. Bernard (AKA Belladonna the Blest) speaks truth to power with hip-hop, spoken word, and storytelling. Returning for a limited engagement at Theatre Passe Muraille before touring across the country, the show blends the personal and the political, with a bold and brutally honest take about policing in black communities.
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Running Time: 75 Minutes
Content Warnings: Strong Language, description of violence
Writer/Performer: DM St. Bernard
Directors & Dramaturges: Andy McKim and Jivesh Parasram
Lighting Design: Rebecca Vandevelde
Composition & Sound Design: David Mesiha
Stage Manager: Heather Bellingham
September 16-23, 2018
Sarasvàti Productions is a Winnipeg-based transformative theatre company dedicated to using theatre to address significant social issues and foster human understanding. Sarasvàti produces FemFest along with a variety of plays, readings, community tours and workshops. FemFest has been entertaining the masses since 2003!
October 3 – 14, 2018
Black Theatre Workshop is Canada’s longest running Black theatre company and is committed to reflecting Black culture and community by developing and providing visibility for Black Canadian artists. Black Theatre Workshop is an award-winning English- speaking theatre company based in Montreal, Quebec.
Montréal, arts interculturels (MAI) is neither an institution nor an artist-run centre, MAI is often referred to as that strange beast for its multifaceted modus operandi and mandate specificity: an inclusionary, pluricultural, pluridisciplinary presenter also operating an artist-driven mentorship program, and the conveyor of an annual community exchange/public development program entitled Public +.