Thu, Dec 05|
The Back Alley Theatre
The Kind Mother (in spite of herself)
A comedy about a troupe of Transgender BIPOC theatre artists reclaiming their space in classical theatre production, featuring the classical stock characters, an array of contemporary Trans jokes, drag king pandemonium, & a strong love for BIPOC communities surviving white supremacy.
Time & Location
Dec 05, 2019, 8:00 PM – Dec 15, 2019, 5:00 PM
The Back Alley Theatre, 5501 Colorado Ave NW, Washington, DC 20011, USA
About the event
The Back Alley Theater 5501 Colorado Ave NW Washington, DC 20010 December 5-15, 2019 Thursday-Saturday 8pm & Saturday-Sunday 3pm
Stage Managed by Ahanu Featuring: Dorian Blue, Kyaira Eterniti Cooper, Zayn Nehan, Tomoki Okamoto Williams, KaMani_Sutra, and Xemi the Two-Spirit With Design by: Ahanu (lights/mask), Shady Rose (set), Xemi Tapepechul (costume), Emmelia Ruiz Talarico (graphic), and Josie Vallejo (sound).
A comedy about a troupe of Transgender BIPOC theatre artists reclaiming their space in classical theatre production. They tell the story of Flor & Mario, innamorato who are in love with one another but are kept apart by a nasty, bitter, Step-Mother: La Señora. La Señora is intent on profiting off of her Step-Daughter's marriage, & with the help of the local witch-doctor match-maker, arranges a marriage between Flor and an extremely wealthy & extremely old man. Human trafficking!? Not if Conchita the housemaid has anything to do with it! This comedy features the classical stock characters, an array of contemporary Trans jokes, drag king pandemonium, & a strong love for BIPOC communities surviving white supremacy.
Early Bird - Standard
This ticket includes one admission to the production.$10.00
Early Bird - VIP
This ticket includes one admission to the production in the VIP section, & a special thank you treat at the show.$15.00
Early Bird - 2QTIBIPOC
This ticket is one admission to the production. This ticket is ONLY for Two-Spirits and QTIBIPOC (Queer, Trans, Intersex - Black & Indigenous People of Color). Please do not take this offer if you are NOT 2QTIBIPOC. Thank you.$0.00