Paper: "Theatre Practice-as-Research in Staging Black Feminist (Re)Memorials in Pan-African Plays: Vejigantes by Francisco Arrivί and The Purple Flower by Marita Bonner" (2019)

by D. Amy-Rose Forbes-Erickson

(Digital Media - images, film still, projection designs)

Figure 5
Figure 5

Figure 5 – Act Three, Vejigantes by Francisco Arrivi, Directed by D. Amy-Rose Forbes-Erickson. Characters Mama Tona (Jessica Bryant) left, and Marta (Rafaela Clerles) to the right. Photo by Sydney Sheets.

Figure 6. Cast - The Purple Flower
Figure 6. Cast - The Purple Flower

Figure 6 - Cast and Director for The Purple Flower by Marita Bonner, from left: Elizabeth “Liz” Schmidt, Kimberly Debham, D. Amy-Rose Forbes-Erickson (Director), Melina Collins, Kendra Dempster-Walsh, and Kennedi Combs (seated). Photo by Taylor Bryant.

Figure 10 - Film Still
Figure 10 - Film Still

Figure 10. Film Still from "The Purple Flower" showing collage projections, showing the White Devil, played by Elizabeth “Liz” Schmidt.

Figure 5
Figure 5

Figure 5 – Act Three, Vejigantes by Francisco Arrivi, Directed by D. Amy-Rose Forbes-Erickson. Characters Mama Tona (Jessica Bryant) left, and Marta (Rafaela Clerles) to the right. Photo by Sydney Sheets.

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