playwright 
director 

a.k. payne

 theatermaker
Playwright 

a.k.'s plays tend to (re)imagine intersectional black femme histories and futures. her work has been a semifinalist for the O'Neill National Playwrights Conference and Quicksilver Theatre Company's Playwrights of Color Summit. she was a playwright in the 2017 24 Hours Plays: Nationals. 

PC: Antwon Funches

Filling Basins by a.k. payne

Directed by Anita Norman 

PC: Andrew Schmidt 

The Colored Museum by George C. Wolfe

Directed by a.k. payne 

PC: Nina Goodheart 

Members of Heritage Theater Ensemble do Image Theatre 

The Colored Museum by George C. Wolfe 

Directed by a.k. payne 

PC: Nina Goodheart