Black & Kinky Amongst Brown Waves


Artist Resume

margaux delotte-bennett

poet * playwright * singer * songwriter * performer

A performance poet who uses singing, songwriting and movement to create solo and collaborative, multidisciplinary works.

PERFORMANCES

7/13                  Wild Women Theatre, Fringe Festival, Studio Theater, DC

6/12                  The Saartjie Project, Black Theater Festival, Silver Spring Cultural Arts Center, MD

3/12                  The Saartjie Project, Anti-Street Harassment Street Theater, DC

9/11                  WOW Café Theatre, Black & Kinky Amongst Brown Waves, NYC

5/11                  The Saartjie Project, The Sitar Center, DC

3/11                  The Saartjie Project, Bowdoin College, ME

2/11                  The Saartjie Project Community Showcase, The Corner Store, DC

7/10                  Capital Fringe Festival, Black & Kinky Amongst Brown Waves, DC

2/10                  The Saartjie Project, The Corner Store, DC

1/10                  The Saartjie Project, The Strand Theater, MD

11/09                 Sol y Soul, Black & Kinky Amongst Brown Waves, Capital Hill Arts Workshop, DC

7/09                  The Saartjie Project, Fringe Festival, The Warehouse Theater, DC

5/09                  The Saartjie Project, International Pedagogy & Theatre of the Oppressed Conference, MN

4/09                  The Saartjie Project, Prince George’s Community College, MD

3/09                  The Saartjie Project, The Potter’s House, DC

2/09                  The Saartjie Project, Capital Hill Arts Workshop, DC

12/08                 Artists Bloc 12 x 6 Showcase, Atlas Performing Arts Center, DC

10/08                 The Saartjie Project, DC Arts Center, DC

8/08                  The Saartjie Project, DC Arts Center, DC

4/08                  Artists Bloc 12 x 6 Showcase, Atlas Performing Arts Center, DC

12/06                 Sol y Soul, The Other Side, The Warehouse Theater, DC

6/06                  Sol y Soul, The Other Side, Mead Theater, DC

7/05                  Sol y Soul, In His Neighborhood, Hip Hop Theater Festival, Studio Theater, DC

5/04                  Sol y Soul, Notes on Music…The Remix, DC Arts Center, DC

11/03                 Sol y Soul, Sonia: Beyond the Story at 11, The Warehouse Next Door, DC

5/03                  Sol y Soul, Heaven between our Teeth, The Warehouse Next Door, DC

12/02                 Sol y Soul, Puente, Smithsonian Institution Arts and Industries Building, DC

11/02                 Sol y Soul, Puente, The Warehouse Theater, DC

READINGS

(1997-present, highlights, in DC unless otherwise noted)

The Button Farm (Germantown MD); Artomatic; The Potter’s House; Subcontinental Drift; Guerilla Poetry Insurgency; Artists Bloc; Lincoln Theater; Source Theater; Youth Pride Day; DC Rape Crisis Center rally; Provisions Library; DC Arts Center; American University; Gala Hispanic Theatre; New Deal Café [Greenbelt, MD]

 

WORKSHOP FACILITATION

(1997-present, selected, in DC unless otherwise noted)

Emergence Community Arts Center; National Geographic; Man Up Campaign International Conference (South Africa); Visions in Feminism Conference; Sasha Bruce Youthwork; Calvary Women’s Shelter; Sexual Minority Youth Assistance League; Sol y Soul; Young Women’s Drumming Empowerment Project

 

PUBLICATIONS

Kalyani Magazine, Issue 2: Sound, Spring 2013

Outside In Literary & Travel Magazine, Issue 11, March 2013

Poetry of Yoga: a Contemporary Anthology, Volume 2, released 12/12/12

2011 NaPoWriMo Poetry Anthology, 2011

Living, Learning, Loving (self-published poetry chapbook), 2009

Liberated Muse: How I Freed my Soul, 2009

Divided City, Fringed issue, 7/06; Work issue, Spring 06; Inaugural issue, Winter 2005

 

EDUCATION

Licensed Graduate Social Worker

May 2007, Master’s of Social Work, Gallaudet University, Washington DC

Phi Alpha Honor Society, Presidential Scholar

May 1997, Bachelor of Arts, The American University, Washington, DC

Double Major: Political Science and Broadcast Journalism

Spring 1996, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia (Study Abroad Program)

 

BOARD AFFILIATIONS

Young Women’s Drumming Empowerment Project, Chair

 

EMPLOYMENT

August 2007 – Present, Community Director of Health & Wellness (P.O.W.E.R. Program Director)

Sasha Bruce Youthwork, Inc., Washington, DC


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Hi Margaux! I’m applying to PSU’s MSW program and Sandy Hills mentioned you. Would you send me an email at susannah.hart@pcc.edu ????

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