The Bridge published by Playwrights Canada Press
The Bridge available for pre-order from Playwrights Canada Press. Also available at Amazon, Chapters Indigo, and local bookstores.
Shauntay Grant wins Established Artist Recognition Award
Shauntay Grant is the recipient of a 2020 Established Artist Recognition Award from Arts Nova Scotia. The annual prize recognizes artists who have emerged from their initial training/development into established artists for their achievements and contributions.
Beyere commissioned for 21 Black Futures
Obsidian Theatre presents an anthology of 21 filmed monodramas commissioned from 21 multigenerational Black playwrights across the country, directed by 21 Black directors and performed by 21 Black actors. Premiering digitally in February 2021, 21 BLACK FUTURES will respond to the question, “What is the future of Blackness?” The 21 playwrights commissioned under the project are Peace Akintade (Saskatchewan), Keshia Cheesman (Calgary), Lisa Codrington (Toronto), Miali-Elise Coley-Sudlovenick (Nunavut), K.P. Dennis(Victoria), Cheryl Foggo (Calgary), Shauntay Grant (Halifax), Lawrence Hill (Hamilton), Kaie Kellough (Montreal), Stephie Mazunya (Montreal), Tawiah Ben M’Carthy (Toronto), Motion (Toronto), OmariNewton (Vancouver), Amanda Parris (Toronto), Joseph Jomo Pierre (Toronto), Donna-Michelle St.Bernard (Hamilton), Jacob Sampson (Halifax), Djanet Sears (Toronto), Luke Reece (Toronto), Cherissa Richards (Manitoba), and Syrus Marcus Ware (Toronto).