May 2-7, 2017

Like Cotton Twines


Show/Ticketing Info – May 4, 2017 9:00 pm

Micah Brown (Jay Ellis) is an African-American volunteer who takes a teaching job in a remote Ghanaian village. There he meets Tuigi, a 14-year-old girl who is to become a slave to the gods through a practice of religious slavery called Trokosi. Locked in a battle between history, church and state, Micah is determined to give Tuigi a life outside tradition.

Directors: Leila Djansi

Jay Ellis
Miranda Bailey
Ophelia Dzidzornu
Luckie Lawson
David Dontoh
Mawuli Semevo