Vanessa German

Vanessa German

Written by and starring Vanessa German
Directed by Ashley Southers
Filmed May 18th
Online presentation at a future date

A love poem for strange Black Girls, fat Black Girls, Winged Black Girls, the Missing Black Girls, the Black Girls who rode skateboards to school, Black Girls whose eyebrows were never on Fleek, Black Girls who dig aloneness and Black Girls who do magic.

Our production of hypersensitive is a world premiere featuring multidisciplinary artist Vanessa German as playwright and performer.

This production was safely filmed outdoors on Tuesday, May 18th, on Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s mobile stage at Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park, as part of PBT’s Open Air: A Series in Celebration of the Performing Arts.  It will be presented for online viewing at a future date. View the PDF program here. You can donate now to support our new season.