Power vs truth
A New play by Aquaila Shene' Barnes

July 14th - July 16th
At La MaMa Theatre
Produced by The Negro Ensemble Company

Famous Alumni: Denzel Washington, Angela Basset, Samm Art Williams, Charles Dumas, Lynn Whitfield, Lawrence Fishburne, Samuel L. Jackson and more. In this first ever showcase, bringing the past and future together by featuring the direction of alumnus, Barbara Montgomery alongside the up-and-coming playwright, Aquaila Barnes!


Multi-talented in her expression, Aquaila explores the gamut of writing through her playwriting, poetry, short stories and documentaries.

Aquaila has performed in various venues across the U.S. and hosted Ascension’s Open Mic in Harlem for several years (formerly at The Harlem Tea Room).

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