The ParablePath is Toshi Reagon’s framework for community organizing through artistic engagement, connected to her musical adaptation of Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower. See the performances March 30 – April 2 at the Pittsburgh Playhouse.
The Pittsburgh ParablePathis created in partnership with The Black Unicorn Library and Archive Project, City of Asylum, Dreams of Hope, Equity | Impact Center, Greater Pittsburgh Festival of Books, Kelly Strayhorn Theater, and NEXT Pittsburgh. These organizations and events reflect the action and advocacy for change around sustainability, freedom, and belonging. Our Path is ever evolving.
Events currently programmed are as follows:
Opening Reception Monday Feb 20th 5pm – 7pm at Equity | Impact Center ft. DJ FEMI, Diarra Imani, and Alonzo King Lines. Register: https://pp.events/parablepath
The Black Unicorn Library & Point Park Reads: Parable of the Sower Book Discussion.Virtual, ongoing. A novel reading group in partnership with The Black Unicorn Library and Archive Project.
Preshow novel discussion on Sunday, March 26th at 4pm, virtually on Zoom. RSVP HERE.
Post show novel adaptation discussion on April 2nd at 4:00pm at the Pittsburgh Playhouse. Heavy appetizers will be provided.
A Fierce Debut of Young Adult Afrofuturism with Moses Ose Utomi March 12 3:00PM at City of Asylum/Alphabet City 40 W. North Avenue