g e e l is an interactive (allowing a two-way flow of information between a performer and an audience and audience members with each other; each individual responding to the moments in real time), devised, original one-woman show, written and performed by René Goddess Johnson. The action unfolds through thoughtful storytelling as her "tribe," the audience, experiences a new kind of theater that includes powerful dance and song in multiple languages, including English and Afrikaans.
Amanda Huotari, Executive Artistic Director of Celebration Barn shared, "Rene is a creative powerhouse with an incredible story of overcoming childhood trauma. She takes the audience on a journey from South Africa to Maine in beautiful and inspiring ways."
Ages 13+/parents use best judgement for adult themes, adult language and severe violence depicted.