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Ashawnti Sakina Ford

Ashawnti Sakina Ford is an actress, teaching artist, improviser, playwright, director and cultural producer whose work centers on social justice, youth voice and Black expression. She was born and raised in the Twin Cities by two Twin Cities artists and is proud to have been brought up with a special attention towards Blackness and Creativity. […]

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Cristina Florencia Castro

Cristina Florencia Castro is a playwright/performer who hails from San Antonio, Texas and has been based in Minneapolis since 2007. Cristina is Teaching Artist with Upstream Arts, a Twin Cities based non-profit that uses the power of the creative arts to activate and amplify the voice and choice of individuals with disabilities. Her recent short […]

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