And So We Walked

And So We Walked: An Artist’s Journey Along the Trail of Tears is a documentary, solo theater project written and performed by Cherokee performance artist and community activist DeLanna Studi and directed and produced by former Kenan Institute for the Arts Executive Director Corey Madden.

Triad Stage hosted the play’s North Carolina premiere in April 2017 at the Hanesbrands Theatre.

As part of the project, the Kenan Institute for the Arts and the Cherokee Historical Association also hosted the Native American Theatre Project, a three-week “creative co-laboratory” in Cherokee, NC, sponsored in part by the Cherokee Preservation Foundation.

Other project partners include: