GenderEDGE Presents: Solidarity Immediacy Urgency
Saturday April 27 2013, 8:00pm
It's the first of three gender EDGE events in philly this year, a new format along w/ the continued militancy of trans*/queer punk arts activism!!!
this show will include:
a showing of the film "Make It Happen" a documentary about the Transforming Justice Conference, that focused on dismantling the system that holds trans and gender non-conforming people captive within the prison industrial complex. This will be followed by a facilitated discussion / critical thinking session presented by philly trans activist Ben Singer
and then performances/artistic expression from:
SGT. SASS (legendary hip-hop/club/punk artists)
GIRLCRUSH (punx from nyc, representing brooklyn transcore)
ICON EBONY FIERCE (new performance/spoken word artist with the mission to bring fun back with a queer socio-political twist in his music)
EX. By V. (lo-fi, high energy experimental/punk/thrash/noise/prose)
RUBY L.L. VOYAGER (entirely rad mc for the evening)
D.J. NASTY SINATRA (interstitial auditory excellence)
local trans*/queer organizations (tba) will be tabling and sharing info. at this event, plenty of zines will be available as well
DOORS @ 7:30, so get there early as THIS SHOW WILL START ON TIME @ 8PM, you will miss amazing things if you show up late.
all ages, 5 $ suggested, absolutely no one turned away for lack of funds
see you soon!!!