US has a crush on fashionable sneakers, well cultivated herbs, and science fiction novels written by black femme authors.
They are a Wilma HotHouse company member, Bearded Ladies Associate Artist, curator, teaching artist, performer, writer, and sound designer. Notably, they are also the emcee and one of the founding members of the band ILL DOOTS, seen on theatrical and music stages throughout the country. Their recent single “Food Chain” is available everywhere. Follow @ILLDOOTS on all socials to stay tuned in!
The JOY Interview
It's Day 1 of the third week of SHEESH!
Kick off the week by reading more about Week Three's Collaborator, US and what JOY means to them in our exclusive Interview! Be sure to check your email for your downloadable PDF.
Month Pass holders will also receive a copy of this Interview in the SHEESH! Book of Black Joy!
The SHEESH! Playlist - US Takeover
Find your new favorite song by checking out this playlist curated by US! This exclusive playlist will be available via Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal!
"Inside Us" and "Free" by US
Here at SHEESH! we are all about creating and that's exactly what we asked our Collaborators to do! Check out this Inside Us and Free featuring Introduction Commentary by US!
What is Your Black Secret?
The SHEESH! Network is the OFFICIAL news source for SHEESH! Issa Blackity Black Joy Fest. We are dedicated to finding out what is on the minds of Black people around the country. Our Agents of Black Joy have hit the streets to ask Black folks, What is Your Black Secret?
The Day of Rest featuring a Word from our Sponsor
Did you know Rest is ESSENTIAL to Black Joy. BeGause of Love is here to remind you just how worthy you are of that self care.
SHEESH! Open Mic!
Calling all Poets, Singers, Orators, Musicians, Creative Black Folk. Join our weekly Day 5 celebration of Joy with the SHEESH! Virtual Open Mic. Join this weekly 2 hour exclusive livestream hosted by OMG! We never know who will come by the livestream!
10 Things that Spark Joy
We asked Us what are 10 things that spark Joy? It could be a favorite memory or a song. It could be the blanket that you got when you were a kid. Tune in and find out what always brings Us joy!
Enact Black Joy
We've been celebrating Joy all week. Now it time we Enact that Joy in the real world. Grab a friend and join us on the SHEESH! Joy Date, a scavenger hunt for all. Every week will feature a different Joy Date where we encourage you to explore the world around you for Joy! This week our Scavenger Hunt will have us on the search of education in the name of SHEESH!
Every SHEESH! Pass holder will receive SHEESH! mail to coincide with the week's activities!
Week 3 Button Pack
1" Buttons (Qty: 2) and 2" Button (Qty: 1)
Week 3 Sticker Pack
3 Official SHEESH! Stickers
Little Book of Black Joy, vol. 3
Featuring Artwork from Dominique Barlow
Homie Don't Play Dat! Card Game
2 Artwork Prints