Contract: Eunice Wright, Production & Talent Manager
A theatrical experience to leave you feeling emboldened and assured of what it means to embody the scripture
1 John 4:4 …greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world!
Harlem, New York, September 28, 2019 — Fulfillment, a one-woman play conceived and written by Tonia(ka) Gray. This show features drama, spoken-word, dance, the sounds of Africa and gospel music all intertwine to tell the story of a colorful transformation.
This play is about how a woman transmuted sadness, betrayal, and failure into reflection and connection using her imagination to create and bring to life one of her enslaved ancestors. A beautiful weaving of the experience of two women; demonstrating the only difference between the enslaved ancestors and us, is time. Human emotions and inner-strength are the same then as they are now.
An empowering journey of discovery to reassemble ones disconnected indigenous culture.
“While writing this play, I stopped focusing on myself and I fell in love with my ancestors and developed a strong sense of responsibility to them.” – Tonia(ka), playwright
Venue: The Little Theatre, 180 West 135th Street, New York, NY 10030
Dates: September 28, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Show Length: 55min.
Tickets: $20. For info and tickets, please visit: www.hartubzani.com
Tonia(ka) Gray – short story writer, poet, and playwright. She is the creator the acclaimed web series, Fulfillment – Lessons from the Ancestors found which shows your innate relationship with the source which connects you to your ancestors immemorial.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. — Khalil Gibran
Our human compassion binds us the one to the other – not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future. — Nelson Mandela