Aberystwyth 7 March 2020
Diwrnod Rhyngwladol y Menywod 7 Mawrth
Celebrate International Women’s Day (a day early) on Saturday 7 March with a sparky and inspiring evening of talks, discussion and live music! At Aberystwyth Arts Centre.
English details below // Cymraeg >>
6pm to around 10.30pm
Our Voices, Our Lives
Talks and live performance to challenge, dazzle and inspire. Hosted by Helen Sandler. £7 / £5 (concessions) – your ticket is for the whole evening. TICKETS>>
6pm Panel discussion on the theme ‘Speak Up’: amplifying crucial issues affecting women’s lives in Wales and beyond. How can campaigners be heard and be effective? With Maria Mesa, Leena Sarah Farhat and Shrouk El-Attar.
8pm Live performance: The Fingersmiths band with cool, jazzy, danceable tunes, Shrouk El-Attar’s gyrating and gender-bending Dancing Queer (pictured, top of page), truth-telling poet Kittie Belltree and melodic local singer Magda.
Evening open to everyone interested in women’s equality, whatever your gender (women, men, non-binary – all welcome). Events mainly in English. Age guidance 14+
WORKSHOPS: Earlier the same day we are running an afternoon of creative workshops for women. Release your inner rock star with a music workshop run by The Rock Project, play up with Forum Theatre led by Jane Hoy, or make your own zine with Nicky Arscott. More info>>
Event organised in partnership by Aberration, Aberystwyth University and WEN Wales.