Part of Poetic License 2017: Resistance
Poetic Theater Productions’ 7th annual celebration of non-commercial, non-traditional love featuring poetic and theatrical remixes, re-imaginings and riffs by more than ten incredible poets and playwrights responding to traditional sonnets and love poems.
Inspiration poems and newly developed pieces are presented side-by-side.
This year’s theme of Love, Redefined: RESIST asks how we can look at art and love as an act of rebellion.
Featuring new work by Everett Cox, Anna Gothard, Catherine Weingarten, Jacqueline Jones LaMon, Kate Foster, Nicole Goodwin, Tanaya Winder, Ish Islam, Zoë Flowers, Sherri Pullum, Baba Israel, Raquel Almazan, Trace DePass, Mickey Bolmer, and Becca Travis.
Inspiration pieces by Emily Dickinson, Francis Bellamy, Wendy Cope, Adrienne Rich, Martin Luther King Jr., August Wilson, Rumi, Billie Holiday, William Shakespeare, Margaret Atwood, Andrea Gibson, and more.
featuring Everett Cox, Tamara Geisler, Anna Gothard, Kate Foster, Zoë Flowers, Bello Pizzimenti, Samantha Cooper, Dontonio Demarco, Yair Ben-Dor, Tori Ashley, Colista Turner, Adam Wennick, Nicole Goodwin, Ashley August, Yadira de la Riva, Edgar Eguia, Ishmael Islam, Jevon Nicholson, Xandra Clark, Raquel Almazan, Steve Ali, Txai Frota, Morgan Patton, Trace DePass, Gordon Palagi, Maya Carter, Tracy Einstein, Grace Bernardo, Becca Travis, and Jennifer Cendaña Armas