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Saturday, October 22 • 6:15pm - 7:00pm
One Billion Rising Drum-Dance Activation Circle

Hosted by Eve Ensler and Afia Walking Tree

Let’s interrupt racial and gender violence and activate our solidarity in a high energy ritual!  Join playwright Eve Ensler, founder of V Day and One Billion Rising, the global movement to end violence against women everywhere, and maestra percussionist Afia Walking Tree and her community ensemble, Spirit Drumz. All welcome!


Workshop Speakers
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Eve Ensler

V-Day
Eve Ensler, Tony Award-winning playwright, performer, and activist, is the author of many plays, including, most famously, The Vagina Monologues, which has been performed in over 140 countries. She is the founder of V-Day, a global movement to stop violence against women and girls, which has raised over $100 million and generated slews of highly effective anti-violence programs around the world. V-Day’s most recent global campaign was the... Read More →
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Afia Walking Tree

Afia Walking Tree, a renowned multi-instrumental percussionist, performer, educator, earth practitioner, NGO administrator, and longtime activist focused on transformative cultural healing across ethnic and generational lines using drumming as her main tool, is founder of the Drum Mobile, a portable drum-arts learning laboratory that makes accessible the power of African drumming and Permaculture to communities of color internationally.

Saturday October 22, 2016 6:15pm - 7:00pm
Sun Stage