Theater with a Mission (TWAM) brings you face to face with Florida history.
TWAM’s encounters with music, dance, drama, and diversity feature hands-on workshops with international experts, new research by scholars, performances of texts written hundreds of years ago, captivating reenactments, and original works that transport you into Florida Territory.
through the eyes of
John Lee Williams & Dr. William Haynes Simmons, commissioners appointed by Governor DuVal to scout out a site for Florida Territory’s new capital
Antonio Proctor, Free Black citizen of St. Augustine, translator and Indian Agent for the scouting expedition
Chief Neamathla, the Blessed Woman, and the Native and Black villagers living at New Tallahassee
The Ellis, Robinson, and White families, white US settlers in Middle Florida