Word Becomes Flesh

Gary L. Perkins III, Clayton Pelham, Justin Weaks, Chris Lane, and Louis E. Davis in Word Becomes Flesh. C. Stanley Photography
Performance Dates

Through spoken word, dance, djing, and visual images, a collective of performers delivers a series of letters from a single father to his unborn son, documenting the range of emotions, fears, and expectations. Word Becomes Flesh critically, lyrically, and choreographically examines masculinity and responsibility from a young, single father’s perspective within the constructs of hip-hop culture.

Presented in reperty with for colored girls who have considered suicice/when the rainbow is enuf. Please visit the Theater Alliance website for specific performance dates. 

This production contains strong language, the sound of a gunshot, and haze. 

Production Information

Approximate Running Time
60 minutes

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