ACTRAToronto@Home devoted the first couple of months of the pandemic to highlighting individual acts of generosity by ACTRA Toronto members. Now we turn the Zoom lens on our dedicated volunteer committee chairs.
First up, get to know the co-chairs of ACTRA Toronto’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Lisa Michelle Cornelius and Samora Smallwood.
Learn about barriers that block work opportunities for talented, trained, hardworking BIPOC performers, in this interview with V.P. David Gale.
The interview mentions a few videos you can seek out to learn more:
ACTRA Toronto’s town hall on anti-Black racism
Working the Scene in Colour Facebook group
They’ve Gotta Have Us, on Netflix
To get involved with the Diversity & Inclusion committee or get on their mailing list, email: firstname.lastname@example.org