DAWTA The Podcast
Dionne Draper and Lisa Marie Simmons are both black, transracial adoptees and the hosts of 'DAWTA The Podcast'. Dionne Draper is the writer, actor and producer of 'DAWTA' a semi-autobiographical multi-media work that centres the experiences of Sarah a transracial adoptee. DAWTA a one woman musical, was the first live iteration (2019/20), then came DAWTA Digital an immersive online version (2021), and now DAWTA The Podcast has arrived (2023). Lisa is a multi-disciplinary storyteller born in the US, adopted by a white family, subsequently re-homed to a white adoptive mother and her Black husband, and raised in Boulder, Co. Lisa's work as a...
Gregg Stockdale • The Podcast Geek • Nov 5, 2023
"To say it is eye opening is an understatement. There are things discussed here that would never have crossed my mind. Ultimately, it is as funny as it is heartbreaking. Even the sadder parts of their life stories are met with humour and strength."