V20 London Rising
September 26, 2018, 7:00 pm
This year marks the 20th anniversary of The Vagina Monologues and V-DAY and to celebrate, One Billion Rising and V-Day are calling on activists in London to #RiseResistUnite for a special evening at Café De Paris on September 26.
V20 London Rising is an Artistic UpRising. It’s a celebration of The Vagina Monologues, V-DAY and One Billion Rising, as well as an honoring of the amazing revolutionary work of One Billion Rising activists and artists around the world. The evening will be an artistic event boldly fusing music, theatre, dance, poetry, movement, and film in an exciting night of creatively subversive, beautiful, sensual, provocative and powerful performance art celebrating women.
Join Eve Ensler and One Billion Rising Global Director Monique Wilson along with an astounding line up of artists and activists from the UK, US, Congo, Croatia, India and the Philippines to celebrate the pioneering achievements of the last 20 years. Also featuring Vocalist KARIN GODFREY, Women from the LONDON CAPOEIRA COMMUNITY, UK multi-platform artist, singer, musician, actress, songwriter RIAH KNIGHT, international actress/singer STEPHANIE VAN DRIESEN, dance group LAHING KAYUMANGGI, THE ALPACAS- a London based multi-national pop rock band with members coming from Romania, Mexico, UK and Japan, International Circus Artists LE RENN – doing aerial acrobatic performances in silk and hoop duo, and the MONAMAS THEATRE COMPANY – a radical theatre company based in London led by Greek born actresses. Igniting the dancing for the evening will be one of the world’s most in-demand and top female DJ’s DJ PHILLY with her trademark Hip Hop, R’nB’ and House music.
The evening also features several grand OBR flash mobs featuring international actors from the East 15 Acting School, West End actors, women refugees and domestic workers.
The evening is produced by New Voice Company (UK) Limited, Rossana Abueva/One Billion Rising UK Coordinator and V-Day/One Billion Rising.
Tickets are £36.00
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