SWAN Day: List of Events 2010

Happy SWAN Day 2010!

Thanks so much to all of the organizers for making SWAN Day 2010 such a wonderful success!!
We appreciate your talents and hard work on SWAN Day and every day!

For detailed information about these events, please visit the SWAN Day Calendar>>
Happy SWAN Day!!!!!!!!!

United States Events (Scroll to bottom or click here for International Events)

Name of Event City State Organizer
Celebration of ChangeArt Exhibit & Reception Anchorage AK Radical Arts for Women
Celebration of Change
‘Masqueerade’ Benefit
Anchorage AK Radical Arts for Women
Patagonia 1st Annual
Patagonia AZ Artists of the Mt.
Empire of
Southern Arizona
Persimmon Tree:
Winter Issue
Berkeley CA Persimmon Tree: An Online Magazine of the Arts by Women Over 60
Annual Sacramento Community
Women of Color/Diversity Day
Sacramento CA International Association for Women of Color Day
Heather Woodbury’s
“As The Globe Warms”
Los Angeles CA Heather
Fomenting Arts
Tenacity, Guts and Grace:
Greater South Bay SWAN Day
San Jose CA Alameda Art Works
Wordstreaming – A Creative
Writing Workshop
Menlo Park CA Wordstreaming
MediaARTS 2010:
Algo-rhythms of
San Francisco CA Ninth Street Independent Film Center / Colibrita Productions
Story Circle Los Angeles CA Yaphattainment International
DIVAfest SAn Francisco CA EXIT Theatre
The Great Idea Tour Burlingame CA Deborah Crooks and Jean Mazzei
Tribal at The Nile 2010 Bakersfield CA Tribal Moon Rising
Reparations! Los Angeles CA Strike the Rock Foundation for Women and Children Worldwide
“Firstborn” Premiere at the
Berkeley Black Rep Theater
Berkeley CA Golden Pen Entertainment,
Director-Writer Tiffany Golden
The All Women Clown Cabaret San Francisco CA Pi: The Physical Comedy Troupe & The Clown Conservatory of S.F.
Who Speaks for Wolf San Pedro CA Strings & Things Puppet Theatre
Hope and Regeneration Oakland CA Eastmont Municipal
Branch Library
SWAN Day Crafts Fair Martinez CA Martinez Arts Assocation
Reading of New Play
by Anita Simons
La Jolla CA Anita Simons
Reading of Mad Pete –
A New Play by Denize Springer
San Francisco CA Denize Springer, playwright
SWAN Day Celebration
& Grand Opening
Idyllwild CA The Chakra Shack, A Women’s Art Collective
Threshold Choir – Tenth
Anniversary Celebration
Oakland CA The Threshold Choirs, Kate Munger, Director
Releasing the Dancer Within:
Women Over 50 Who Move!
Albany CA Impromptu No Tutu, Greacian Goeke, Artistic Director
The Yin Energy Festival San Francisco CA Phoenix Rising,
Hanuman Center Co-Production
SWAN Day Moorpark CA Moorpark College
Swan Day at the Inner City Youth
presented by G.E.T.I.T
San Francisco CA Inner City Youth
Women’s Freedom Song Worldwide CA Womensfreedom
3rd Annual Redefining Femininity – Women Warriors san pedro CA Gallery Azul
6th Annual San Francisco
Women’s Film Festival
San Francisco CA San Francisco Women’s Film Festival
“Heretics” at San Francisco
Women’s Film Festival
San Francisco CA San Francisco Women’s Film Festival and WomenArts
Celebrate SWAN Day in Oakland, CA Oakland CA Frisbie Streey Art
D’Lo’s “Ramble-ations” San Francisco CA Brava For Women in The Arts
“Beebo Brinker Chronicles”
(West Coast Premiere)
San Francisco CA Brava for Women in the Arts
SWAN Day Photography Show Denver CO The Art Institute of Colorado
SWAN Day CT 2010 Hartford CT Jennifer Hill
Cognac and Coffee Washington DC Social Art and Culture
3rd Annual DC SWAN Day Washington DC Georgetown Theatre Company
City of Ocoee, Florida
Proclaims SWAN Day
Ocoee FL Kris Bauske
Spoken Soul Festival 2010 Miami FL Spoken Soul Productions LLC& Poetic 7
SWAN Spoken Soul Showcase, Vol. 3 Miami FL Spoken Soul Productons LLC& Poetic 7
Aunt Chloe: A Journal of Artful Candor
Atlanta GA Aunt Chloe: A Journal of Artful Candor
…And Then He Kissed Me Milledgeville GA Georgia College & State University
Documentary Screening-“Who Does She Think She Is” Atlanta GA ArtMamas Atlanta
Mrs. Caliban Chicago IL Lifeline Theatre Company
A True History of theJohnstown Flood Chicago IL Goodman Theatre
The Shipment Chicago IL Museum of Contemporary Art
Louise Knight on Jane Addams Chicago IL Jane Addams Hull House Association
HERstory Torn Asunder:
New Perspectives on Women’s History
Chicago IL Women’s Media Group
Soundings: The Chayah Drawings Chicago IL Michele Feder-Nadoff
Film Screening:
My Grandfather’s House
Chicago IL WITASWAN + Chicago YIVO +
6 Additional Sponsors
Film Screening:
Luboml: My Heart Remembers
Skokie IL WITASWAN + Chicago YIVO +
6 Additional Sponsors
Celebrating SWAN Day:
Why Here & Why Now?
Chicago IL College of Complexes
Women & Film:
A Historical Perspective
Glenview IL Glenview IL Branch (AAUW)
Paloma Querida Chicago IL Luna Negra Dance
Meet The Schvesters! Chicago IL KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation
If I Ruled The World Chicago IL Harold Washington College
Illinois Women Film/Video Presentation 2010 Chicago IL Illinois State Museum Chicago Gallery
1020 2010 Chicago IL The Studio at 1020
Swan Day, Celebrating Women Artists Fort Wayne IN Sophia’s Portico, Inc
Pieces Wichita KS Angeline Edmondson
SWAN Conversation on Women and the Arts Louisville KY Actors Theatre of Louisville & Kentucky Foundation for
Women Artists of the WPA Versailles KY Pat Choate with the Woodford County Library
Alexandria, LA, SWAN Day/IWD
Alexandria LA Stories For The Stage
Our Voices Festival IV Weston MA Boston Area Women Playwrights
March Madness – 4th Annual SWAN
Day Readings
Boston MA Regina Eliot-Ramsey
The Gecko in Winter Cambridge MA in vivo Productions
Women Connecting Through Art Stoughton MA Henson Jackson Art Gallery
The Vagina Monologues Cambridge MA Cambridge, MA, V-Day
Kristy Simmons Art Opening Bethesda MD Tai Sophia Institute
Mainely Monologues Portland ME Carolyn Gage,
Laura Emack, Linda
Britt, Lindsay Harris Friel,others
Reading of “Unlocking Desire” Play
by Barbara Neri
Hamtramk MI Planet Ant Theater
Cassandra’s Cabaret Minneapolis MN Cassandra Shore
Enchanted Evening Minneapolis MN Jawaahir Dance Company
Woven from the Land: Women. Prairie. Culture. Minneapolis MN Teresa Konechne
KOPN Women Performers Columbia MO KOPN FM
Pastries and Paper Arts Charlotte NC Women Centered Art Co-op
Eve’s Diary Jackson NJ Jackson Public Library –
Michele LaRue, performer
“Someone Must Wash the Dishes:
An Anti-Suffrage Satire”
Mount Laurel NJ NJ Council of Jewish Women – Horizons
Speakers Bureau – by Michele LaRue
“Someone Must Wash the Dishes:
An Anti-Suffrage Satire “
Morristown NJ The Morristown & Morris Township Library – Michele LaRue,
Tales Well Told: “Heartsease” & “The Rathskeller & the Rose” Bridgewater NJ Bridgewater Library – Michele LaRue, actress
“Someone Must Wash the Dishes:
An Anti-Suffrage Satire “
Medford NJ Medfor Leas & Horizons Speakers Bureau – Michele LaRue, actress
SWAN Day/Santa Fe Santa Fe NM Sallie Bingham and Leslie Dillen
Pecong featuring Phyllis Yvonne Stickney New York NY Take Wing And Soar Productions, Inc.
Filmmaker Louise Vance on CNN’s “Amanpour” New York NY Louise Vance,
Seneca Falls Film Project
Miss Lulu Bett New York NY The WorkShop Theater Company
The Wonder New York NY The Queen’s Company
Theatrical Reading New York City NY Dramatists Guild of America with Playwright, Kris Bauske
Wonder Bread New York NY Danusia Trevino
SWAN Day Event Brooklyn NY Ruby Streak Trapeze Studio/
The Velveteen Rainbow
Towards A New WPA:
Play Reading & Panel Discussion
New York NY WomenArts,
NewShoe, Cherry Lane Theatre, League of Professional
Theatre Women
2010 New York Maria Irene Fornes Festival New York NY NYU/INTAR
Savor the Flavor -Dinner and a Show New York NY New Perspectives Theatre Company
“Someone Must Wash the Dishes”&
“Eve’s Diary”
Garden City NY Nassau Community College
8th Annual Lady Got Chops –
Women’s Music-Arts Festival
New York, NY NY Kim Clarke and Women in Jazz
The Last Story New York NY Theater TAS
Women in the Arts:
Art Exhibit & Reception
New York NY Legros Cultural Arts
Women in the Arts Series:
Women in Music
New York NY Legros Cultural Arts
The Soup Show New York NY NY Neo-Futurists Desiree Burch, Cara Francis and Erica Livingston
“Miss Lulu Bett” –
A Reading with Music By Zona Gale
New York NY Womens Project Theatre
Women in the Arts Series:
Women in Dance
New York NY Legros Cultural Arts
SWAN Day Benefit at Borders – Manhattan Manhattan NY Coni Ciongoli-Koepfinger’s Candledancing
Women in the Arts Series:
Networking Event
New York NY Legros Cultural Arts
VintAGE AfterGlow New York NY NY Coalition of Professional
Women in the Arts and Media
The Spring and Fall of Eve Adams New York NY Theater for the New City
Seneca Falls Film Screening & Panel with Filmmaker Rochester NY Louise Vance, Seneca Falls Film Project
NYWIFT Celebrates SWAN Day New York NY New York Women in Film & Television
Down the Rabbit Hole – The Musical Brooklyn NY Written and Performed by Erin Jividen, directed by Angela Astle
Seneca Falls Screening
Columbia Univ/Barnard College
New York NY Louise Vance,
Seneca Falls Film Project
“Art Makes Us Human” –
Mary Perry Stone, 1909-2007
Dayton OH Missing Peace Art Space
Chickspeare! Columbus OH Rosebriar Shakespeare Co. & Columbus Civic Theater
A Show of Respect Dayton OH Helen Broadfoot
“Her Story” Ardmore OK Studio 107 and Ardmore Contemporary Dance Company
The Blue Stocking Experiment & SWAN Day Celebration Oklahoma City OK Feminist Art Project — Oklahoma Chapter
SWAN Day PDX Performance Showcase and Art Exhibit Portland OR SWAN Day PDX
SWAN Day in Burns, Oregon Burns OR Harney County Library
Swan Day Luncheon Lehighton PA Spirit Creations Indian River Art Guild
SWAN Day Celebration Danville PA Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble
International Women’s Day Philadelphia PA Women’s Caucus for Art
A Celebration of Pittsburgh’s Women Artists Pittsburgh PA No Name Players
Green Light Arts Debut Philadelphia PA Green Light Arts
Women’s Reading and Art Share for SWAN Day Philadelphia PA Big Blue Marble Bookstore
Calling up the Spirit of Struggle, Resistance, & Liberation
Austin TX Generic Ensemble Company and 3Collective
Our American Ann Sisters Performance Afton VA Performers Exchange Project (PEP)
Women Create in the Northeast Kingdom Newport VT Memphremagog Arts Collaborative
First 15 -Women Who Write Wild Words Seattle WA Flying Elf Productions
2nd Annual ISIS: Women Arts Festival Seattle WA Jah Breeze Rhythms/ Steel Grace Dance and the UW Ethnic Cultural Center
A Room of One’s Own Feminist Bookstore SWAN Day Madison WI Sandra Adell, Author
Betty’s Summer Vacation Morgantown WV M. T. Pockets Theatre Company
International Events
Name of Event City, Country Organizer
It’s A Wrap Maffra, Australia Mandy Rowe
SWAN Day Berlin 2010 Berlin, Germany Performance Lab Berlin
Inspiration Spring: Female Artist Berlin, Germany MusenTritt
Performance of Sugarbaby,
A Play by Siglinde Kallnbach
Cologne, Germany Siglinde Kallnbach
Verdict of Sorcery:
The Salem Witch Trials for the YouTube Gen
Paris, France Carla Tomé (Co-Writer and Director.)
Gender Blending Paris, France Galerie Michel Journiac – Université Paris 1
Creative/Digital Media Meet Up –
International Women’s Day
Cardiff, Wales, UK Welsh Music Foundation and CardiffGirlGeek
SWAN Day Ghana Tamale, Ghana Rural Women & Children’s Development Organization
Being Fed Up – Video Spot Rome, Italy Cinepuck and Unesco
SWAN Day Kenya Nairobi, Kenya Five Centuries Human Rights Theatre Group
Special Thanks

SWAN Day 2010 is made possible by generous grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Lambent Fund of the Tides Foundation, the Leo S. Guthman Fund, The Sister Fund, the Loreeen Arbus Foundation, and by gifts of time, energy and money from artists and arts supporters around the world.