Nelwat Ishkamewe Two-Spirit Theatre invites DC, Maryland, and Virginia theater, music, dance, and film community members to the Industry Night performance of Siwayul (Heart of a Womxn), this Friday, April 5, 2019, at 8pm; and is offering discount tickets for $10 to the performance. Siwayul (Heart of a Womxn): is a one-persxn play about reclaiming Two-Spirit identity through Indigenous Salvadoran culture and diaspora; and empowering the Ancestral Goddess within. A Native American Trans Womxn seeks her place in the world. Guided by the Ancestors, she finds herself within her heart of a Womxn- Siwayul.
Nelwat Ishkamewe, Trans-Latinx DMV, & No Justice, No Pride are working together on this project, in celebration of National Poetry Month, with the sponsorship of the Diverse City Fund.
CREATIVE TEAM: Playwright/Co-Director - Xemiyulu Manibusan Tapepechul Co-Director - Alexa Elizabeth Rodriguez Choreographer - Dane Figueroa Edidi Mask Designer - Ahanu Costume & Wig Designer - Angel Garcia Set, Lights, Props, & Graphic Designer - Emmelia Ruiz Talarico Stage Manager - Ahanu Assistant Stage Manger - ReignBeaux Xōchitl Cuahuitl
CAST: Alex/Siwayul/Siwanawal/Nantzin Paula - Xemi Tapepechul
To purchase discount tickets ($10) for the Friday, April 5 performance, please visit the following link: www.nelwatishkamewe.com/event-info/dc-theatre-industry-performances
More info on Facebook event page.
Visit Siwayul (Heart of a Womxn) event page on theatreWashington.