Theatre with P.R.I.D.E.

"Blackness Does Not Exist in a Monolith" - Understanding Racism

June 29, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5
Theatre with P.R.I.D.E.
"Blackness Does Not Exist in a Monolith" - Understanding Racism
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Theatre with P.R.I.D.E.
"Blackness Does Not Exist in a Monolith" - Understanding Racism
Jun 29, 2020 Season 1 Episode 5

In this much-needed episode, we welcome three BIPOC Theatre Artists (Vincent/Vinchelle from Episode 2, Khalia Davis from Episode 3, and J. Andrew Speas current UNCG undergrad) who come together in conversation about the state of our country and the long-standing issues regarding race in our world as well as our drag and theatre communities. Listen along as they discuss their current and upcoming projects, misrepresentation by various theatre companies, the intersectionality of the LGBTQIA+ and Black Lives Matter movements, and loving who you are. This episode continues a much-needed conversation on a crucial subject-matter. We hope you enjoy it!

Khalia Davis: 

J. Andrew Speas: 

Vincent/Vinchelle

Resources on Racism:
A Kid's Book About Racism by Jelani Memory: https://youtu.be/LnaltG5N8nE
Howlround - Black Lives Matter: https://howlround.com/black-lives-matter
Ted Talk - The Danger of a Single Story: https://youtu.be/D9Ihs241zeg
Free Play Open Source Scripts Toward an Antiracist Tomorrow: https://madmimi.com/p/c371e01?pact=887436-158791335-7794761505-94063274f3bafed6fb0a60104a222498e50d767e
Let's Talk About Race by Julius Lester: https://youtu.be/zoDUJY9u9Jw
Billy Porter's Message to America: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CBB593Slll0/?igshid=19zwo98ejda23
TYA USA BLM Resources: https://madmimi.com/p/3178d01?pact=882867-158683979-7794761505-a0f3231adcf76d232962e36d157297b47e39cec5
PBS BLM Resources: https://www.pbs.org/parents/talking-about-racism

Like what you're hearing and want to support us? Check out our Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/theatrewithpride

Music by Ben Pedersen

Artwork by Frankie Fowles

Show Notes

In this much-needed episode, we welcome three BIPOC Theatre Artists (Vincent/Vinchelle from Episode 2, Khalia Davis from Episode 3, and J. Andrew Speas current UNCG undergrad) who come together in conversation about the state of our country and the long-standing issues regarding race in our world as well as our drag and theatre communities. Listen along as they discuss their current and upcoming projects, misrepresentation by various theatre companies, the intersectionality of the LGBTQIA+ and Black Lives Matter movements, and loving who you are. This episode continues a much-needed conversation on a crucial subject-matter. We hope you enjoy it!

Khalia Davis: 

J. Andrew Speas: 

Vincent/Vinchelle

Resources on Racism:
A Kid's Book About Racism by Jelani Memory: https://youtu.be/LnaltG5N8nE
Howlround - Black Lives Matter: https://howlround.com/black-lives-matter
Ted Talk - The Danger of a Single Story: https://youtu.be/D9Ihs241zeg
Free Play Open Source Scripts Toward an Antiracist Tomorrow: https://madmimi.com/p/c371e01?pact=887436-158791335-7794761505-94063274f3bafed6fb0a60104a222498e50d767e
Let's Talk About Race by Julius Lester: https://youtu.be/zoDUJY9u9Jw
Billy Porter's Message to America: https://www.instagram.com/tv/CBB593Slll0/?igshid=19zwo98ejda23
TYA USA BLM Resources: https://madmimi.com/p/3178d01?pact=882867-158683979-7794761505-a0f3231adcf76d232962e36d157297b47e39cec5
PBS BLM Resources: https://www.pbs.org/parents/talking-about-racism

Like what you're hearing and want to support us? Check out our Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/theatrewithpride

Music by Ben Pedersen

Artwork by Frankie Fowles