As part of Representation of the People: Act Groundwork Pro are hosting a series of discussions/events to celebrate 100 yrs since women achieved the right to vote and equal suffrage was acheived for men. We’ll be asking where are we now? as we continue conversations around gender equality and examine action in our art form
Join us on Tue 16th Jan 5.45 – 7.30 at Three Doors Up, (Queens Arcade) over a glass of wine and bite to eat for:
Amy Bell – Missing in Action: Gender Guerrillas
Amy’s event will focusing on queer issues, the marginalisation or invisibility of queer women in dance and the lack of trans/nonbinary representation in our art form.
An opportunity to chew over how feminist and queer issues intersect. Amy questions why queer and unconventional femininities are still so marginalised in dance? What can we do about it? She will share some of her experiences in dealing with queer visibility in dance and open up an active, non judgemental space to think, talk and plan together.
These events are open to all, to reserve your place email Groundworkprocardiff@gmail.com
Suggested donation £4 (no one will be excluded for lack of funds)
Three Doors Up is part of Arcade Cardiff, find it in Queens Arcade (down the escalators by New Look).
This is part of a three part series, the other events are:
Wed 24th Jan 5.45 – 7.30: Hannah Buckley – We Are Now: Celebrating intergenerational exchange and women.
Wed 31st Jan 5.45 – 7.30: Eleanor Sikorski – Take it personally: In the journey towards equality, everyone needs to play a part and it has to get personal.
*The artists will also be leading morning class for dancers and movers.
16th – 18th Jan: Amy Bell
23rd – 25th Jan: Hannah Buckley – this weeks class is open to all ages and abilities celebrating intergenerational exchange.
30th Jan – 1st Feb: Eleanor Sikorski