Workshop presentation by Annabel Guérédrat

In 2013 Annabel Guérédrat opened the festival Black Lux – Home Festival from Black Perspectives at Ballhaus Naunynstraße with her trio Women Part II – you might think I’m crazy, but I’m serious. In November she starts developing a new project here, titled Colored Woman in a White World, with female artists from Berlin. Her main source of inspiration is the autobiography with the same title by Mary Church Terell (1863­1954).

Women of color are invited to describe their impressions of their current lives. After 130 years – are they still “women of color in a white world”? Do they still feel that’s what they are and how do they deal with that? On stage, Annabel Guérédrat is concerned with intimacy and honesty – focusing on the women’s very personal stories as well as the motivation to relate experiences as Black women.

As part of WE ARE TOMORROW in December, Annabel Guérédrat will also be presenting her performance piece A freakshow for S., a performative involvement with Sarah Baartman.

An event by Kultursrprünge at Ballhaus Naunynstraße gemeinnützige GmbH. Funded by the Stiftung Deutsche Klassenlotterie Berlin.


Von und mit
Jane Chirwa
Ciena Davis
Kira L. Althaler
Elisabeth Luise Gers
Nasheeka Nedsreal
Raquel Villar

Leitung
Annabel Guérédrat

Schlagzeug
Morris J. Mungoy


Eine Veranstaltung von Kultursrprünge im Ballhaus Naunynstraße gemeinnützige GmbH. Im Rahmen von We are Tomorrow gefördert mit Mitteln der Stiftung Deutsche Klassenlotterie Berlin und des Auswärtigen Amts.

 

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