pussyriot 

March 13 & March 14, 8pm

How to Start a Revolution

with Pussy Riot & Nemcatacoa Theater

516 ARTS, AMP Concerts and Tricklock Company presented two nights of art, performance and activism, kicking off the 17th Annual Revolutions International Theatre Festival and celebrating Women & Creativity.

MONDAY, MARCH 13

PUSSY RIOT REVOLUTION: 8pm
at the National Hispanic Cultural Center
1701 4th St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

PUSSY RIOT is a Russian feminist punk rock protest group based in Moscow. Founded in 2011, it has a variable membership of 11 women ages 20 to 33. They stage unauthorized provocative guerrilla performances in unusual public locations, which are edited into music videos and posted on the Internet, as well as reported widely by international media. Their lyrical themes include feminism, LGBT rights, opposition to the policies of Russian President Vladimir Putin, whom they regard as a dictator, and links between Putin and the leadership of the Russian Orthodox Church. This event features performance piece and conversation with the internationally renowned activist artists.

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 14

3-part event Downtown:

RECEPTION: 5:30-7:30pm
at 516 ARTS
516 Central SW, Albuquerque
Free

The evening starts with a Revolutions festival reception at 516 ARTS with performances by NEMCATACOA THEATER, guest artists from Colombia for Revolutions, who combine physical theater, contemporary dance and live music in a series of movement poems and installations.

PUSSY RIOT REVOLUTION: 8pm
at the KiMo Theatre
423 Central Ave. NW, Albuquerque

AFTER-PARTY: 10pm
at Tricklock Performance Laboratory
110 Gold Ave. SW, Albuquerque
Free

REVOLUTIONS FESTIVAL: March 11 – April 1, 2017
www.tricklockcompany.com


AMPTricklock

For more information about Women & Creativity, visit www.womenandcreativity.org.

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