She's Not Special
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- HomeMadeIt Productions and Pressgang in association with Pandemic Theatre
- Creator and Performer
- Fatuma Adar
- 60 minutes
★★★Please note, the anticipated release date for this show is late January.★★★
She’s Not Special combines musical theatre and comedic storytelling to explore the pressures of Black Excellence. As a Black Muslim Woman (a triple threat!), creator Fatuma Adar is on a mission to free you from the clutches of exceptionalism and teach you how to relish in the joys of mediocrity.
Co-directed by Adar (Playback’s Artist to Watch) and Graham Isador (The Beaverton, VICE). Adar’s music has been described by CBC Arts as “...equal parts Bo Burnham stand-up set and Pharrell Williams club jam.”
- Graham Isador
- Music Supervisor
- Ben Elliott
- Roya DelSol
- Set/Lighting Designer
- Joe Pagnan
- Musical Director
- Adrian Hogan
- Sound Designer
- Christopher Ross-Ewart
- Stage Manager
- Lucy McPhee
- Production Manager
- Deb Lim
More about the show experience
This show will now be presented digitally on-demand.
Plans are in progress to film the show on site at Ada Slaight Hall. It will be available to stream directly on this show page in late January.
Not recommended for persons under 14 years of ageAudience participationMature language
Audience participation details
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