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March 2018

City Girls & Desperadoes

March 22 @ 8:00 pm - April 8 @ 9:45 pm
Theater for the New City, 155 1st Ave
New York, NY 10003 United States
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$12 - $18

City Girls & Desperadoes a BAD REP Theater and Theater for the New City production. Written by Pamela Enz. NYC 1978 - 1979 a rag-tag band of accidental outlaws at war with their pasts explodes with high rolling, high risk relationships and the altered state that love in its most extreme form engenders, an intoxication that is as mind altering as any pharmaceutical. This crew of broken-hearted hipsters includes: DANI (Julie Atlas Muz)  a fragile reject of the American Dream,…

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Shifting Spaces

March 23 @ 8:00 pm - April 8 @ 4:00 pm
Live Oak Theater, 1301 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Those Women Productions presents Shifting Spaces, a trio of new one-act plays about individuals fighting to claim their full human identities. The program includes the world premieres of They/Them by Nick Hadikwa Mwaluko and vessels by Kim Yaged, as well as the west coast premiere of Revelation by Shirley Barrie. The directors are Norman Patrick Johnson, Elizabeth Vega, and Lily Tung Crystal. These three plays reflect a wide spectrum of feminist perspectives. Each tells a unique story in a bold…

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SWAN Day Martinez

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

The 11th annual SWAN DAY celebration in Martinez is being held on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Over 50 artists from around the Bay Area are expected to showcase their art at this event. The Martinez Arts Association has brought this international holiday close to home in downtown Martinez for the past 10 years. With the support of the City of Martinez and local artists we have promoted celebrating all forms of art including visual & performing arts. This event is…

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SWAN Day MKE 2018: “Women & Nature” Opening Reception

March 24 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Urban Ecology Center – Menomonee Valley, 3700 W Pierce St
Milwaukee, WI 53215 United States
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Dive into the creative energy of Milwaukee women artists! Milwaukeeans celebrate the power and diversity of women’s creativity at SWAN Day MKE 2018: “Women and Nature: Nourishing Our Roots,” an art exhibition at the Urban Ecology Center - Menomonee Valley. Exhibition: Runs March 24th - May 31st, 2018 OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, March 24th 11am-3pm FREE & Open to the public "Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” ― Audre Lorde…

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Storybook’s Ugly Duckling with Music by Adryan Russ

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - April 28 @ 2:00 pm
Theatre West, 3333 Cahuenga Blvd W
Los Angeles, CA 90068 United States
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$12 - $15

For 33 years, Theatre West has been entertaining children ages 3-9 and their families with fairy tale theatre by Storybook Theatre. Parents are coming back a second time with their kids! “THE UGLY DUCKLING” has been extended and will run Saturdays at 1 p.m. through April 28 at THEATRE WEST.  Storybook Theatre's fun-filled version of the famous story has lots of singing, dancing, and audience participation…and even a comical ballet…as the Ugly Duckling learns valuable lessons from the audience, Mama…

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SWAN Day 2018 in Louisville, KY

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Louisville Free Public Library, 301 York Street
Louisville, KY 40203 United States
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Please come to our free 1-hour showcase of women artists, the 11th SWAN Day celebration in Louisville and the 8th to showcase the talents of area artists of all ages and genres.

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11th Annual DC SWAN Day

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Grace Church DC, 1041 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20007
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Women Artists from DC offer FREE performances and film screenings in celebration of SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) Day.   On Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 2:00-5:00pm, Guillotine Theatre and Women in Film & Video will host the 11th Annual DC SWAN Day, a free event featuring FREE Music, Theatre and Storytelling Performances, and Film Screenings at Grace Church in Georgetown.   Three live performances: Storyteller Ellouise Schoettler's A Gold Star Mother's Journey,Kris "Shortstaxx" Ruff’s Beauty Queen 101, and a reading of Lisa…

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Reading the Kilroys NYC

March 24 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Signature Theatre Cafe, 480 W. 42nd St
New York, NY United States
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An informal group of theatre-makers at the intersection of gender parity and great new plays... we gather once a month to read plays from The Kilroys List. This month we read Carla Ching's NOMAD MOTEL, available for download on the New Play Exchange. All are welcome!

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Sister Love: The Letters of Audre Lorde & Pat Parker – Book Launch

March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Laurel Bookstore, 1423 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Sister Love: The Letters of Audre Lorde and Pat Parker 1974-1989 has officially been released! Pat Parker and Audre Lorde first met in 1969; they began exchanging letters regularly five years later. Over the next fifteen years, Lorde and Parker shared ideas, advice, and confidences through the mail. They sent each other handwritten and typewritten letters and postcards often with inserted items including articles, money, and video tapes. Sister Love: The Letters of Audre Lorde and Pat Parker 1974-1989 gathers…

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Femme: A SWAN Day Cabaret Celebrating Women

March 24 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Riverside Riverside, CA 92501–92509, 92513–92519, 92521–92522 United States + Google Map

Support the eleventh annual, international SWAN Day (Support Women Artists Now) with women of theatre and song. Local chanteuses Shannon Murphy, Rachel Saiz, and Teresa Springer together again for ONE NIGHT ONLY. Like our Facebook page so that you can get information as it becomes available. *To book us for your private parties, Mother's Day events, send us a message through our Femme Cabaret Facebook page.

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BAMBOOZLED by Patricia Milton

March 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until March 24, 2018

One event on March 25, 2018 at 5:00pm

Berkeley City Club, 2315 Durant Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704 United States
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A new comedy about family valuables. Written by Patricia Milton & Directed by Gary Graves Inspired by a true story…Abby is a young appraiser touring with “Antiques Roadtrip.” She’s a black woman from L.A. traveling in the south—Shelby County, Tennessee. When she’s accused of defrauding a Daughter of the Confederacy out of a fortune in Civil War heirlooms, Abby finds herself on the hook for a million dollars. Her legal team is flailing and her accuser is formidable. Should she cop…

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Women and the Movies They Make

March 25 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Alamo Drafthouse Richardson, 100 S. Central Expressway Suite 14
Richardson, United States
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Women and the Movies They Make Curated by Shilyh Warren When women’s liberation swept the nation in the early 1970s, women began making more films than ever before. Women Make Movies was there to train, support and distribute feminist films, and they continue to do so today. As The Women’s March, #metoo, #TimesUp and #blacklivesmatter generate new waves of feminist activism, we look back at the ways women have used their creativity and passion behind the camera. In this program,…

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Breaking Through The Clouds: The First Women’s National Air Derby

March 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Museum of Flying, 3100 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405 United States
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The award-winning documentary Breaking Through the Clouds, which is about 20 female pilots who race across America in 1929, will be showing at the very spot where the race began in Santa Monica, California. Producer/director Heather Taylor will be there to answer questions and talk with those in attendance. There will be two screenings. One at 2pm and one at 5pm at the Museum of Flying at the Santa Monica Airport.

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“Mediocre Millie Finds Her Happy” Play Reading

March 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Whitmore Lindley Theatre Center, 11006 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601, 11006 Magnolia Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601 United States
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Whitmore Lindley Theater Center

"Mediocre Millie Finds Her Happy" is about re-inventing yourself when you realize that what you had hoped for in life, isn't going to happen.  In this instance, Millie, a wannabe actress meets Bumdog, a homeless filmmaker, and decides if she can 'fix' his life, she'll be happy.  The tables are turned when Bumdog, comfortable in his own shoes, helps her find her true self.  Starring Tessa Munro, Nathaniel Freeman, John Bobek, Carrol Mendelson, Jamie Lujan, Leanne Bishop, and Tansy Alexander.…

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Arts & Drafts in Albany, NY

March 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lost & Found Bar & Kitchen, 942 Broadway
Albany, NY 12207 United States
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Join us Sunday, March 25th for our monthly Arts & Drafts event at the Lost and Found Bar & Kitchen in Albany, NY and make your own suncatcher windchime! We will be using beads, seashells, and a variety of recycled items to craft beautiful hanging works of art! There will be a large assortment of materials to choose from, however, if you have some you wish to bring along to use for your windchime, please feel free to do so.…

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