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9mm America

This production features Planet Connections award-winning artists.*

Benefiting: Harlem Mothers Save and

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence

Produced By: Girl Be Heard
Written and Devised by: Girl Be Heard Company Members
Directed by: Ashley Marinaccio
9mm America explores America’s culture of violence.  Written and performed by ten young women, this documentary theatre production is the real story of our girls’ experience with gun violence – from gang warfare to cross fire deaths of family members.

Venue: The Robert Moss (440 Lafayette Street)

Saturday 6/1/13 – 6:30
Sunday 6/2/13 – 6:30
Tuesday 6/4/13 – 8:00
Friday 6/7/13 – 4:30
Sunday 6/9/13 – 5:00
Tuesday 6/18/13 – 3:30
Wednesday 6/19/13 – 8:00

9mm America runs 90 minutes with no intermission.

Tickets:  $18 General Admission, $9 for Film/Music Participants, FREE for Theatre Festivity Participants. Click here to reserve your seats!

Genre: African-American Issues, American Politics, Documentary Theater, Drama, Educational Issues, Foreign Lands (occurs out of U.S.), Interactive, Latino Issues, Women’s Issues



Dominique Fishback
Melanie Martins
Breani Michele
Monica Furman
Karen Vigo
Betsy Perez
Naeemah Cooks-Faulk
Jai Raphael
Tiff Roma
Nykemah Warren


Production Credits
Jessica Greer Morris (Producer)
Dominique Fishback (Assistant Director)
Sydney Arndt (Dramaturg)
Tiffany DeBruyn (Stage Manager)
Desiree Monae (Assistant Stage Manager)
Gil Sperling (Projection, Media and Sound Designer)
Ileany Fields (Postcard Designer, Costume Designer)
Mitch Ost (Lighting Designer)
Tiff Roma (Prop Designer)
Sparks Grassoy (Set Designer)







*9mm America features artists who have received the following awards and nominations from Planet Connections:

Winner – Outstanding Direction
Winner – Outstanding Set Design
Winner – Outstanding Media/Projection Design
Winner – Planet Activist
Nominee – Outstanding Supporting Actress
Nominee – Outstanding Cameo
Nominee – Outstanding Production

Winner – Planet Activist


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