Desert in Dark
sister cities program

educational
programming


The Sister Cities Program 2021 went off without a hitch! Youth and adults from all across the country were able
to take advantage of our FREE programming
Thursdays-Saturdays from February 18th through
March 20th.

A BIG THANKS TO OUR GUESTS

AND TEACHING ARTISTS

Phanesia Pharell

Playwright

 

Douglas Lyons

Actor/Writer/Teacher

 

Daniel J. Watts

Actor/Writer/Teacher

 

Tiffany Hobbs

Actress/Dancer

 

Billicia Hines

Artistic Director of Black Theatre and Dance Program/Asst. Professor

Wayne State University

 

Bravita Threatt

Dancer/Choreographer

 

Sam White

Producing Artistic Director

Shakespeare in Detroit

 

Keith Cromwell

Executive Director

Red Mountain Theatre Company

 

Bradford Forehand

Director of Education

Red Mountain Theatre

Sydney Morton

Actress

 

Carin-Ford

Sound Engineer

Nubian Sound

 

Lisa Dawn Cave

Production Stage Manager

 

Leah Smith

Marketing and Development Director

Detroit Repertory Theatre

 

Nia Hollaway

Actress

Rochelle Riley

Director

Office of Arts, Culture and Entrepreneurship, City of Detroit Michgan

Niles Fitch

Actor 

 

Erica Hart

Casting DIrector

Hart Casting

 

Alexis Roberts

Dancer/Choreographer

 

Courtney Burkett

Producing Artistic Director

Detroit Public Theatre

 

Jamil Jude

Artistic Director

True Colors Theatre Company

 

Jasmin Richardson

Director

 

Kenneth Kellogg

Opera Singer/Advocate/Entrepreneur 

 

Fikile Mthwalo

Actress/Entrepreneur

Glubbs 

 

Kevin Petite

Dancer/Choreographer

 

Gary Anderson

Producing Artistic Director

Plowshares Theatre Company

George Shirley

University Emeritus Professor of Music (Voice)

University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance

 

Robin WIlson

Associate Professor of Dance

University of Michigan

 

Dr. Rashida Harrison

Assistant Professor 

Michigan State University

 

Rome Neal

Actor