A one woman show about a girl who gave up her blackness to be safe.

Preview. July 8, 2017. Venice, CA.

‘this show will change the race conversation in the US’

This hilarious, dramatic and life changing performance leaves you breathless as Monique untangles her experiences growing up mixed race. Audiences will seamlessly have their hearts opened and safely have the light shined on the shadow that’s suffocating America’s brilliance.

More on the show…

One of the uncomfortable conversations in the United States is that of race and racism.

It’s time to change that…

Monique grew up mixed in the heart of Los Angeles at a time of deep challenge and conflict.

Her father is African American, her mother Irish American.


Monique DeBose is an award winning singer-songwriter. She has performed across the globe and recently for Quincy Jones.

She has released two albums to great critical acclaim. She is currently working on her third album.

Monique helps people use their small voice to find their BIG voice in the world.

She has a Master’s in Spiritual Psychology, a Bachelor’s in Applied Mathematics and she trained at The Groundlings Comedy Theater. Plus she’s a mom, raising two amazing little boys.