DATE: February 18, 2018
TIME: 7:00 pm
LOCATION: 195 East 3rd Street, New York, NY 10009
This Is How We Heal February 18, 2018

Written and performed by Leslie Lissaint

This performance will be followed with a talkback moderated by Tia and Destinee of BOLD.

Presented as a part of Poetic License 2018: Reclamation

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In Leslie Lissaint’s premiere solo show she combines spoken word poetry, contemporary movement and live music as a vehicle for storytelling. This Is How We Heal is an autobiographical telling of one’s process to mend in light of the traumas of fatherlessness, drug addiction, mass incarceration and the loneliness that silence births. The show demonstrates the power of the body to tell the truth in order to fully embody freedom.

Director: Katherine George
Dance Advisor: Hollie Wright
Vocalist: Sojourner Brown
Pianist : Ashley Dorce
Violinist : Sarah Cangussu

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