Our Fathers, Sons, Lovers, and Little Brothers

Feb 22, 2023 - Feb 26, 2023 | Sylvan Adams Theatre

A Black Theatre Workshop and Tarragon Theatre co-production
Written by Makambe K. Simamba
Directed by Donna-Michelle St. Bernard

Based on the world premiere production produced by b current.


Performer Makambe K. Simamba (Slimm)
Lighting Design Andrea Lundy
Sound Design Diana Reyes
Video Design Trevor Schwellnus
Choreography Shakeil Rollock


February 26, 2012, Florida. A 17-year-old Black boy wearing a hoodie leaves a 7/11 carrying a bag of Skittles and an iced tea. He never makes it home. Our Fathers, Sons, Lovers and Little Brothers invites us into the infamous world of one teen, into his last moments, and into his intricate dance to the afterlife.

Program Book      Study Guide


Content Advisory
Swearing, Drug use, Violence




Makambe K. Simamba

Makambe K. Simamba



Donna-Michelle St. Bernard

Donna-Michelle St. Bernard