California Shakespeare Theater in partnership with Youth Speaks Life is Living Festival present Sowers & Seeds: A Right Now Conversation with Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower Featuring Toshi Reagon
June 22 and 25, 5:30 pm PST
Inspired by Octavia E. Butler’s seminal novels Parable of the Sower and Parable of the Talents, Sowers & Seeds is a two-evening event of music, readings, and reflections asking how we collectively build more resilient communities, how we connect with the flow and functionality of life, and how we travel in the direction of healthy growth together. Join June 22—Octavia E. Butler’s birthday—for a digital performance featuring Toshi Reagon, Claudia Alick many other artists and activists. On June 25 we will launch a new Direct Address series on what makes a resilient community. Both events are free and online!
Direct Address: Sowers + Seeds – What makes a resilient community?
June 25, 5:30 pm PST
featuring Claudia Alick of Calling Up Justice, Jocelyn Jackson and Sita Bhaumik from the People’s Kitchen Collective, and Toshi Reagon. An encore presentation of the digital performance of Tuesday’s production of Sowers + Seeds will begin at 6:30.