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Shontina Vernon

Visionary Justice StoryLab
Creative Director
Seattle, WA
Shontina is a theatre artist, filmmaker, director, and educator. Her work fuses performance, music, and multi-media in centering the narratives of traditionally marginalized communities. She is a recipient of the 2019 Creative Capital Award and a Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Artist as Activist Fellow for her work through Visionary Justice StoryLab addressing the impact of systemic oppression through media, storytelling and performance based healing practices. Shontina's work champions the necessity of arts and culture to catalyze social change. As such, it has been recognized nationally and internationally for both its artistic merit and risk taking.