The self titled and first full length theatircal show produced by Black Birds is an innovative ensemble of stories from the lives of Ayeesha Ash & Emele Ugavule that show the subversive marginalisation they experience due to the colour of their skin. It was produced through The Q at The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre Penrith.
Creators, Performers & Directors: Ayeesha Ash & Emele Ugavule
Choreographer: Sarah Vai
Lighting Designer: Amber Silk
Stage Manager: Olivia Benson
Dramaturg: Sopa Enari
Production Designer: Tyler Ray Hawkins
Sound Designer: Ben Pierpoint
Photographer: Joshua Bentley
The Joan - Q Lab Development April & December 2016
Two part development over a period of one month in 2016/17 leading up to the April season of Black Birds at the Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre.