Elisha Efua Bartels

Writer | Performer | Director

Elisha Efua Bartels

Writer | Performer | Director

Biography

elisha efua bartels is a writer, performer, teacher, director and stage-manager, and a founding member of Metamorphosis Dance Company. She spent time in Washington D.C. acquiring her degree in the Performing Arts, performing and stage-managing with companies from Bowen Macaulay Dance to the Washington Shakespeare Company and Folger Shakespeare Library, and freelancing as an associate producer/writer for The Kojo Nnamdi Show on WAMU, 88.5fm. Since returning to Trinidad+Tobago she’s been published in Akashic’s Trinidad Noir and their online Mondays Are Murder, hosted The Black Power Hour for Wajang Diskotheque and Writing a New Caribbean for BBC Radio4, had a radio play, Water More Than Flour, commissioned for BBC Radio3, and continues writing, teaching, directing and performing with 3canal, griot productions, continuum dance project, the Astor Johnson Repertory Dance Theatre and Lilliput Theatre. She is strongly committed to raising the standard and the profile of the arts in sweet T+T, empowering we the people by showing Trinbagonians we can be, and are, the subjects and authors of our own stories.

All events with Elisha Efua Bartels

Crick Crack Monkey at 50

20 Sep 2020
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Online

Workshop: How to Read Your writing for an audience

21 Aug 2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Workshop: How to Read Your writing for an audience

19 Aug 2020
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Her Stories: International Women’s Week 2020

12 Mar 2020
5:00 pm-7:00 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair