d’bi. Farewell Fundraiser and Gala

Hosted by The Watah Theatre

The Theatre Centre, 1115 Queen St. West
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 7:30PM

Tickets: $25 Advance | $30 at the door | Service charges may apply

The Watah Theatre is sad to announce its closure after 4 years of supporting and developing the legacy of Black Theatre through the production and cultivation of Black & diverse works. BUT this is not a time to mourn, it is a time to celebrate all that Watah has accomplished in just 4 years!

On June 26, The Watah Theatre will be hosting the D’BI. FAREWELL FUNDRAISER GALA which will feature live performances, music, food and a good old-fashion dance party!

Doors open at 7:00PM and the live performances kick off on the main stage of The Theatre Centre at 7:30PM.

All proceeds from the event will go towards d’bi.young anitafrika’s GoFundMe campaign, helping her further develop the Anitafrika Method at Goldsmiths, University of London, this fall.

Can’t make it but want to support d’bi.? Visit:

Motion + Prince Amponsah + Olunike Adeliyi
Lexi Sproule + Desmond Miller + Randell Adjei
Uche McKenzie + Zakisha Brown + Paul Ohonsi
Babette Burrell + Anique J Jordan + Kemba King
Ase Eshu Bafamet + Blane Solomon + Daniel Ellis
Aisha Bentham + Debbie Nicholls-Skerritt
Waleed Abdulhamid + Beth Jordan + Savannah Clarke
Najla Nubyanluv + Sashoya Shoya Oya + more…

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE from Soulpeppers 2017 cast of For Colored Girls…
Ordena Stephens-Thompson + Sate + Tamara Brown + Evangelia Kambites + Karen Glave

Special Guest appearance by pioneer Dub Poet Anita Stewart (d’bi.young’s mother)