Slovo. Theater Group is dedicated to increasing the visibility of Ukrainian culture in the United States and stimulating dialogue between Ukrainians and Americans. Formed in Pittsburgh in August following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Slovo. Theater Group comprises five actors from Kharkiv, Ukraine, as well as Audrey Degez and her child. The group is bringing a new performance exploring motherland to venues across the Northeast through January, 2023.
Slovo. Theater Group is Audrey Rose Degez, Lilia Degez, Daria Holovchanska, Yuliia Linnik, Maksym Panchenko, Veronika Shuster, and Olesia Zakharova.
Slovo. Theater Group is made possible thanks to the generous support of James Miller, The Posner Foundation, Allan Holt, The Wilke Foundation, JP Morgan Charitable Giving Fund, Larry Lebowitz and Carrie Thompson of Denton’s, Cohen and Grigsby legal practice, Louis Dégez, and David and Dawne Hickton.
Colab Arts, an arts organization based in New Brunswick, is the fiscal sponsor of Slovo. Theater Group. Donations can be made here; please write “Ukraine” in the information box to ensure funds are directed to Slovo Theater Group.