Fearless Minds Theatrical is a theatre and film production company that creates new works and innovative adaptations in order to foster new artists from traditionally underserved populations, especially the disability community and the queer community. At FMT, the communities traditionally excluded from the entertainment industry are celebrated. FMT is led by disabled and queer people.
FMT is currently on a limited production schedule.
Marrok Zenon Sedgwick is a disabled trans activist and educator who uses artmaking as his primary tool for challenging society’s injustices. As a creative producer and documentarian, Sedgwick has most recently produced and directed the documentary film People Like Me. His short film, Stim, won the PK Walker Innovation Award at the Superfest International Disability Film Festival in California’s Bay Area. As an educator, Sedgwick has worked in general education and special education classrooms, as well as with a drama program for youth with disabilities. He has holds the MFA in Social Documentation from University of California Santa Cruz and is currently pursuing the PhD in Learning Sciences at University of Illinois Chicago to continue researching better ways to teach disabled youth. Photo by Javoneh Safakish