Anniwaa was invited via Los Angeles Drama Club –( LADC, the country’s youngest Shakespeare company) and by Dr. Auma Obama to be a guest artists-in-residence at the Sauti Kuu Foundation (SKF), in Kenya.
Founded by Dr. Auma Obama, Sauti Kuu’s, (meaning “powerful voices”)– goal is to create a platform for children and young people worldwide that allows them to uncover their strengths and realize their full potential to live independent and successful lives. The aim is to help children and young people, in particular those from rural communities, to discover the strength of their own voices and the power they have to positively change their lives. SKF works with families to develop sustainable socioeconomic structures that will guarantee financial independence, assists the children and young people to actively participate in the development of their communities, and utilise locally available resources to improve their living conditions.
More details about the trip, can be found here.
Anniwaa had the pleasure of working with LA based photographer : @snvps on the Fade Away photo series. More photos can be seen here
Anniwaa is working with Deborah Ann Woll (DAREDEVIL, PUNISHER, TRUE BLOOD) Tim Jo (THIS IS US, PITCH) ,Thomas Cunningham and Rachael Hip Flores in SNAKE SKIN SUIT t, a new play about a date with the devil by J. Holtham (PITCH, CLOAK AND DAGGER). Directed by Mike Rozycki.
For more details: SNAKE SKIN SUIT
Anniwaa is currently filming a commercial for a popular video game. More details to follow once the commercial has been released.