have words

will travel

peoplehood plays
by jaisey bates


works in progress

inquiries welcome

three-act plays

the day we were born

this radiant wasteland

RUN. a play.

real time plays

from the peoplehood's menu

of performance possibilities




the litchfield ceremony

a selection of


short & mini plays

& spoken word

the authoress

and the authored

blue & gray:

they call me

the elephant



caged promise

dallas, maine

eating air


my heart & i

on a rocky shore

only the devil

speaks indian

portrait of the artist

as a young woman

soul maker


star crossed

ubuntu, rising

under siege

the wager


cloudy with a chance

of redemption

this radiant wasteland


the peoplehood

the peoplehood is a multicultural, nomadic theater company and community celebrating diversity through the development and performance of different words.  ​lots and lots of different words. mostly by jaisey bates. 


we invite you to join our journey.


that we may learn to walk this beloved ground, together, in peace

  • flute song
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  • bill neal elk whistle
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  • the peoplehood song
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  • featuring miatta lebilé & the cycle two cast of 'notes from this fragile blue place we call home'
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