Girl, Awake! A show for everyone about making a difference.
Girl, Awake! Is an original production written by Brook A. Bassett. Girl, Awake! is a show performed by nine girls between the ages of 9 and 17. Topics are presented utilizing many theatrical forms including spoken word poetry, dancing, monologues, video projections, singing, and more. Each topic is many layered to be accessible for all ages and genders to enjoy. Topics are backed by statistics, demographics, historical precedence, and personal experience. All subject matter is approached with grace and uses age-appropriate material.
Girl, Awake! Show Breakdown
Each show is custom arranged. The following are scenes that may be presented. Scene: Proclamations (an opening) Vignette- Azalea (a monologue) Scene: Reading (a spoken word poem) Vignette- Pompon (a monologue) Scene : Child Marriage (a narrative) Vignette- Cosmos (a monologue) Scene- Title IX (a basketball game) Vignette- Tithonia (a monologue) Scene- Food Insecurity (a circus act) Vignette- Hyacinth (a monologue) Scene: The Clap Back ( a rhythmic declaration) Vignette- Wisteria (a monologue) Scene: Bully ( a narrative) Vignette-Ixora (a monologue) Scene: Refugee (a bed time story) Scene: Child Labor (a dance) Vignette: Lunaria (a monologue) Scene:Education (a video) Vignette: Edelweiss (a monologue) Scene: Perfect (a spoken word declaration) Scene:Girl, Awake! Anthem (a closing and song)
Season 5 Girl, Awake! Charity
Every production of Girl, Awake! benefits a charity in some way, either in donations raised or through ticket and raffle sales! Every time you attend a performance of Girl, Awake! you are making a viable financial difference in the world! The Season 5 Girl, Awake! charity is Kiva. Raising money for Kiva this season is a wonderful opportunity to have the donated money continue to have an impact as we will re-donate any micro loans that are repaid.
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