Grant Recipient Details

Location

Knoxville, TN

Artist
Junebug Productions, New Orleans, LA
Project Title
Gomela Residency Activity
Fiscal Year Awarded
2020
Grant or Program
National Theater Project Presentation Grant
Grant Amount
$7,500

The Junebug Production’s residency will include a performance of Gomela: To Return at the Clayton Center for the Performing Arts. There will also be community engagement activities that will include a dance workshop for the Kuumba Camp where they will engage the Kuumba Watoto Dancers. There will be an excerpt performed as a part of the Kuumba Festival in downtown Knoxville, TN, and finally a poetry workshop with acclaimed poet Sunni Patterson.