Hot Brown Honey; photo by Damian Vincenzi

SEP 23–OCT 8 | YORK THEATRE

SEP 23–OCT 24
YORK THEATRE

Hot Brown Honey —
The Remix

Fierce! Femme! Global First Nations!

Quiet Riot (Australia)

Rise and Shine Motherlovers! Hot Brown Honey are back with THE REMIX! Everything you love about the smash hit show, with extra sweet treats of radical fierce love and joyous rage—Centrestage.

Steeped in the Word of The Mother and packing a punch of Hip Hop politics, Hot Brown Honey is an extraordinary production that spins tradition on its head, going above and beyond to challenge boundaries and embrace resilience. Equal parts theatrical masterpiece & social activism, a stellar posse of phenomenal World First Nations women smash stereotypes in an unapologetic celebration of our similarities & differences.  So get ready to laugh until you cry, clap until your hands bleed, dance in the aisles and shake every part of what your mama gave you. It’s time to be the change we want to see.

Showtimes & Dates

SEP 23–24, 27–30: 7:30 PM
SEP 24–25: 2:00 PM
OCT 1, 4–7: 7:30 PM
OCT 1–2: 2:00 PM
OCT 8: 4:00 PM

Venue Location

York Theatre
639 Commercial Dr.
Vancouver, BC

 

Box office info

1895 Venables St.
604-251-1363
boxoffice@thecultch.com

Mon to Fri: 12–4PM,
and 1 hour prior to all performances

COMPANY CREDITS

HOT BROWN HONEY—THE REMIX
Fighting The Power Never Tasted So Sweet
Written by Kim “Busty Beatz” Bowers and Lisa Fa’alafi

DIRECTED BY LISA FA’ALAFI

MUSICAL DIRECTION BY KIM ‘BUSTY BEATZ’ BOWERS

TECHNICAL DIRECTION BY PAUL LIM

PRODUCED BY QUIET RIOT
Executive Producer Linda Catalano
In partnership with Kim “Busty Beatz” Bowers and Lisa Fa’alafi

STARRING
Lisa Fa’alafi as The Game Changer
Hope Haami as Hope One The Beatboxer
Ghenoa Gela as The Ground Breaker
Alinta McGrady as Badass Mother
Lilikoi Kaos as The Wave Maker
Mayu Muto as The Gravity Defier
Busty Beatz as The Queen Bee

FEATURING THE VOICES OF
Aunty Nancy Bamaga as The Mother
Rhianna Patrick in “The Privilege Test”
Matriarch Kim Kaos in “Aloha Oiii”

PRODUCTION DESIGN
Lisa Fa’alafi
Paul Lim
Tristan Shelley

ORIGINAL COMPOSITION | SOUND DESIGN
Kim “Busty Beatz” Bowers
“The Fierce Awakens” by Hope Haami
“Praise to The Mother” Music composition by Victoria Falconer
“Badass Mother” Written by Alinta McGrady
Music composition by Jhindu-Pedro Lawrie and Luke Daniel Peacock
Produced by Marly Luske
Recorded at Alchemix studio as apart of ‘Blakbeats’ program with QPAC 2019

CHOREOGRAPHY
Lisa Fa’alafi with the cast
Additional choreography in “The Privilege Test” by Samantha Williams
Additional choreography in “Pussay Tactics” by Mariah Pelesa

LIGHTING DESIGN
Paul Lim

SET DESIGN
Tristan Shelly

COSTUME DESIGN
Lisa Fa’alafi
Colleen Sutherland

COSTUME CONSTRUCTION
Lisa Fa’alafi
Colleen Sutherland
Millie Adams
Leah Shelton
Jim Ioannides

BASED ON THE ORIGINAL CONCEPT & SCRIPT

“HOT BROWN HONEY BURLESQUE”

CREATED BY
Kim ‘Busty Beatz’ Bowers, Lisa Fa’alafi and Candice Bowers

RAVE REVIEWS for HOT BROWN HONEY

★★★★★
“This triumphant alt-cabaret proves politically charged theatre can be the most entertaining night out you’ll have in a long time”

TIME OUT

“Hot Brown Honey is more than a show, it is an embodiment of sexual liberation, a celebration of matriarchal ideas and a call to action… It’s not like anything you have ever seen”

Penny Warwick, Two Cents & Two Pence

★★★★★
“A powerhouse performance of passion and poignancy”

Broadway World

“You will leave this show buzzing with energy and ready to rain fire on the patriarchy”

Maddison Miller, The Vancouver Arts Review

Photos by Damian Vincenzi & Alan Moyle

Meet the Fierce! Femme! Global First Nations!
Team of Hot Brown Honey!

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