“Amazing original poetry pieces performed by Naima Ince-Griffiths open and close this episode! Naima Yetunde Ince-Griffiths is a performance poet, writer, and playwright; she produces and directs theatrical works and is the founder of NYI Productions. We talk about the evolution of her piece MEN ALWAYS LEAVE first written by Naima as a poem which she adapted into a play, then adapted into a soap opera series, and most recently into an accompanying soundtrack.” - Artist Soapbox
Writer, director Naima Yetunde Ince, interviews 5 women. The discussion is centered around her new play, inspired by a conversation with her mother. Conversations are so much better when they are openly raw. These women are bold, fierce, warriors and more. They are unique and beautiful and motivated by the yearn for more conversations that delve past the surface. Queens are born in many different shapes sizes and hues and they all speak the same human language.
Cry, Pray and Put On Lipstick is the new full length stage play “NYI” is currently crafting. She discusses how rewarding and empowering the interviews have been in aiding the development of this phenomenal stage play centered around the lives of 4 women. She gives some insight into her writing process and journey as a writer director.
The docuseries kicked off this past Sunday March 18, 2018. Tune in every Sunday for the next 4 weeks to hear the powerful discussions with host Naima Yetunde Ince.
Watch episode one, now on youtube and facebook.
Tune in next Sunday March 25, 2018 for episode 2.
N.Y.I Productions LLC film series number 2!
BTS Photos provided by: Partner,Photographer Cammel Hurse at N.Y.I Productions LLC and Cammel's Photography
N.Y.I Productions- Film, Theater & Entertainment LLC
STAGE TO SCREEN MEN ALWAYS LEAVE
Limited-Series Drama. The pilot episode: A young woman is harboring an unspeakable secret, she does her best to keep it that way. Her first love is keeping secrets of his own which becomes a threat to their future.
N.Y.I Productions entertainment company, taking strides at producing its first limited series. The series evolved from an original published one act stage play to a 13 episode limited-series, production continues with our partners Qhfilms & Cammel's Photography.
Introducing Men Always Leave a Limited-Series Drama-Pilot set for it's world premier December 22, 2017.
Stay tuned to follow the productions progress and NYI's latest developments.