“I was inspired to see the unity that arose from the continual differentiation of these individuals face.”

“As I watched them perform I was reminded of the wisdom of the identity scholar Erikson, who reminded us that: “Identity consciousness is overcome by a sense of identity won in action.”

“The stories left their audience with a profound sense of agency.”

“Each person, in their own unique way, expressed their identities-in-flux, as if they were re-creating it right there on stage.”

“The presentations showed the complexity of lives that cross borders and enter liminal and marginal spaces, where creativity can flourish.”

“…but to anyone that’s been forced to grapple with the idea of constructing identity in a world that is constantly trying to define you.”

“Perhaps the most incredible part of the performance was how applicable the messages and questions were not only to that particular racial intersection…”