First performed by Marc Bamuthi Joseph in 2003, Word Becomes Flesh returns to the stage, re-invented with a new generation. A series of performed letters to his unborn son, Word Becomes Flesh uses spoken word, dance and live music to document nine months of pregnancy from a young single father's perspective. Now performed by a six-member ensemble, this choreopoem critically, lyrically and choeographically examines fatherhood in the black community.
Word Becomes Flesh
A project of The Living Word Project
Marc Bamuthi Joseph, Artistic Director
Joan Osato, Producing Director
Written and Directed by Marc Bamuthi Joseph
Written and Performed by Dahlak Brathwaite, Daveed
Diggs, Dion Decibels, Kahlil Anthony, Michael Turner
For booking information contact:
Booking Manager, MAPP International Productions
Recorded by Thom Wolf
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