The "i" in IDENTITY:
Talking About Gender & Sexuality

MONDAY, DECEMBER 19TH, 2016
7:00PM - 9:00PM
AT MILAGRO THEATRE

HOSTED BY CHANTAL DEGROAT & LILY BURNETT

Facilitated by Tamara Carroll

Panelists: Ariel Howland & Daniel Martin Austin

Stand Up Comedian: Belinda Carroll

Guest Musician: Salim Sanchez

Photography: Salim Sanchez & Aramee Diethelm

Sound: Nicole Martin

Lights: Kaye Blankenship


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Let's Hold Each Other Up & Talk About What Just Happened

Sunday, November 13th, 2016   |   6PM - 8PM
Hosted by Ford Food + Drink

Facilitated by Simon Tam + Tamara Carroll

A facilitated community discussion, in response to the November 2016 election results. 


The Color of NOW: What's RACE Got to Do with It?

MONDAY, JULY 11TH, 2016   |   7:30PM - 9:30PM
hosted by Third Rail Repertory Theatre

EMCEED BY
CHANTAL DEGROAT

AN INTERVIEW AND OPEN DISCUSSION WITH
KEVIN JONES OF THE AUGUST WILSON RED DOOR PROJECT

Guest Monologist: Joseph Gibson - performing "Abortion" by Glenn "NSangou" Gordon from the theater piece "Hands Up: 7 Playwrights, 7 Testaments." With permission from The New Black Fest.

Guest Musician: Jazz Guitarist Ben Graves. 

Photography: Peter Irby and Salim Sanchez.

Sound: Phillip Johnson  

Lights: Kaye Blankenship

 

Check out the Livestream from our July 11th event, "What's RACE Got to Do with It?" 
(We know the video is on its side for Joseph's fantastic monologue, it turns right side up for the rest of the event!)

The Color of NOW event
 

 

The Color of NOW: The Visibility of Privilege

MONDAY, MARCH 28TH, 2016   |   7:00PM - 9:30PM
HOSTED BY CERIMON HOUSE

EMCEED BY
PAUL SUSI & CHANTAL DEGROAT

FEATURING THE FOLLOWING ESTEEMED PANELISTS:
EMILY SQUIRES   |   SOCIAL JUSTICE ARTIST/LGBTQ RIGHTS/YOUTH ADVOCATE/PRISON ARTS PROGRAM
ARTHUR RIOS SR.   |   SINGLE FATHER/HOMELESS ADVOCATE/PEER MENTOR
HILARY RICHARDSON   |   MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT SPECIALIST/TENANT RIGHTS ADVOCATE
S. RENEE MITCHELL   |   ARTIST/COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER/COMMUNITY ACTIVIST

 

MUSICAL GUEST: Tiny Flame

OUR GUEST ARTIST: Intisar Abioto

Photography: Lindsey Rickert Photography

Community Partnership

The Color of NOW was a proud Community Partner of Artists Repertory Theatre's production: "We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South West Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884 - 1915." On stage NOW - APRIL 10th.

As a Community Partner to this incredible show, The Color of NOW hosted a pre-show concert (featuring the marvelous kids of Maverick Studios!) and the talk back after the 7:30pm performance on SATURDAY, APRIL 2nd at ART.

Thank you for your support, and thank you to ART for choosing The Color of NOW as a Community Partner for this show.

 

 

LAUNCH PARTY for The Color of NOW !

Monday, October 26th, 2015   |   7:00pm - 9:00pm
Hosted by Artists Repertory Theatre

EMCEED BY
PAUL SUSI & CHANTAL DEGROAT

 

  • Band Led by Mont Chris Hubbard
  • Andre St. James, Bass
  • Ben Graves, Guitar
  • Sam Foulger, Drums
  • Tom Barber, Trumpet
  • Stan Bock, Trombone
  • Peter Peterson, Alto Sax
  • Lee Elderton, Tenor Sax
    Roshan Ozan Armstrachan, Guest Vocalist

featuring:

What IS This?! Video Series Contributor, Lauren Modica
Meet our Guest Panelists
Look Me In The Eye Painting Series by Reeva Wortel
If You’re Out There, Sung by Youth of Maverick Mainstage (Michael Dean, Pianist)