The Griots

Promotional Poster
by Gwendolyn Rice
September 5, 2017
A Civic Production
at the Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Kyle Borcz

Set in rural Georgia in the late 1930s, The Griots focuses on stories of an ex-slave, which turn from quaint tales of happy field hands to brutal accounts of violence and intolerance and contradict a plantation family's legends, exposing the truth at a great cost.

Cast
Ada
Jolivette Anderson-Douoning
Lizzie
Ashley Ellis
John
Ashley Hammac
Narrators
Nakia Geder, Adriana Baughman