Sherine Onukwuwe & Kat Purcell Join Performance Collective

Sherine Onukwuwe, a hybrid of Southern and Midwestern culture living above the Mason Dixon line, is a creative specializing in media production and creative writing. Her work in one way or another is situated to create leverage for marginalized Black people living or ancestral.

Kat Purcell (they/them) is a nonbinary trans performer, lighting designer, experimental producer, installation artist, and theatrical director. They are a current Q-Stage Fellow with 20% Theatre Co. Kat is best known in the Twin Cities as the Producing Director of Lightning Rod, an ever emergent and evolving political flash theatre intensive for artists. They are a passionate activist and organizer, with a focus on prison abolition, immigrant detention, and fighting for the bodily autonomy of queer and women folk.

The Performance Collective is an artist-led initiative expanding programming and community access at CFPA. Learn more here.