Watch a virtual screening of the award winning play, rihannahboi95, by Jordan Tannehill and participate in a short workshop following the viewing.

On December 6th, from 4-6pm, CODE members are invited, free of charge, to view a screening of Jordan Tannehill's rihannahboi95 and participate in a post-show workshop to explore the themes in the play, to inspire ideas and practical tools you can bring into the drama classroom.

If you are a registered CODE member, sign up here and look for information to follow regarding instructions for viewing, etc. 

About the Play:
Written by Jordan Tannahill
Directed by Tawiah M’Carthy
Featuring Davinder Malhi
Recommended for Ages 13-18 | Grades 8-12
Run Time: Approx. 45 minutes
Sunny, aka rihannaboi95 on YouTube, made some videos and shared them online. And while, yeah, they’re getting lots of hits, not everyone likes them. Now, Sunny’s whole world is threatening to implode. Hidden in the bedroom of Keira – a drugstore makeup counter clerk – Sunny records a video for their loyal viewers and invokes the spirit of Rihanna to help with the situation. Winner of the 2013 Dora Award for ‘Best New Play’, Theatre for Young Audiences Division, and the Governor General’s Literary Award.

Curriculum Connections:
rihannaboi95 connects to the following areas of the Ontario Secondary curriculum:
 The Arts (Drama, Media Arts)
 Gender Studies
 Health and Physical Education (healthy relationships, sexual health, mental and emotional well-being)
 Social Studies/World Studies and Humanities
 Computer Studies (ethical issues, computer and society)

AND a special promotion…
All teachers participating in this special event are eligible to receive a 50% discount on workshops connected to rihannaboi95! (regularly $200 plus HST for one 60 min workshop for one class, up to 30 students. Offer expires December 17, 2021.)

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity!

December 6th, 2021 4:00 PM through  6:00 PM
ZOOM Virtual Event
Toronto, ON