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AQUARIUS AND RIETTA (brother fire, sister fly)

October 15, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Written by Jake-ann Jones

Directed by Erica Sutherlin
A brother and sister raised worlds apart are brought together when tragedy strikes.
AQUARIUS AND RIETTA (brother fire, sister fly) is a work in progress by Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate, Jake-ann Jones. Experience the first phase with a table reading for this play in development that will be filled with music and media and feature actors and one musician.
FREE and Open to the Public

Meet the Playwright and Artist Laureate

Jake-ann Jones

Jake-ann Jones also works under the name J.A. Jones and J.A. Morton (she, her, hers), is the 2022 Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate, and author of the Black Classic Press release SometimesFarmgirls Become Revolutionaries: Notes on Black Power, Politics, Depression, and the FBI. She works extensively with community organizations through the SOW Fund at Pinellas Community Foundation, is part of the team at PinellasDiasporaArtsProject, writes for The Weekly Challenger Newspaper in St. Petersburg, FL, and lives between Clearwater, FL, and Harlem,…… Read More

Meet the Director

Erica Sutherlin

Filmmaker, Erica Sutherlin, holds a Master of Fine Arts in Film and Television Production from University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. Currently, Ms. Sutherlin made her directorial debut with the Lifetime Movie network’s #1 Christmas movie, Kirk Franklin’s A Gospel Christmas. This is her second feature following Stratosphere, in which, she directed and co-wrote. Before her appointment as director, Ms. Sutherlin was selected for the Lifetime Network’s Director Shadow program and held a Fellowship with the Blackhouse Foundation…… Read More


October 15, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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The Auditorium at Creative Pinellas
12211 Walsingham Rd
Largo, FL 33778 United States
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