June 19, 2009: Performance and Reception: EMERGENYC "Artivism: Works in Progress"

EMERGENYC 2009 program

June 19, 2009, 7pm

ARTIVISM: works in progress

This year’s theme focuses on activist performance, and the participants are a group of 17 highly committed young artist-activists (“artivists”) who have been trained by George Emilio Sánchez and have had workshops with interdisciplinary artists including Guillermo Gómez-Peña, Karen Finley, Anna Deavere Smith, Carmelita Tropicana, Dulce Pinzón, Lorie Novak, Fulana, Reverend Billy and Savitri D.

Hemispheric Institute for Performance and Politics
20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor (get map)
New York, NY 10003

There will be a reception following the performance.