Grant Recipient Details

Location

Detroit, MI

Artist
A Host of People, Detroit, MI
Project Title
Cleopatra Boy
Fiscal Year Awarded
2020
Grant or Program
National Theater Project Creation & Touring Grant
Grant Amount
$60,000

Cleopatra Boy is an original play that uses the history of Cleopatra to illustrate how women, POC, and LGBTQIA+ individuals in positions of power risk losing control of their own images and histories, resulting in false narratives and misrepresentations, while the current dominant paradigm (straight white men) retain power and control.

Projected Touring Availability

Beginning January 2020

Tour Coordinator

Sherrine Azab, Co-Director
A Host of People
tel 313-649-7632
www.ahostofpeople.org