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Wild Project presents
International Human Rights Art Festival
Movement of the People Dance Company & Christina Evans
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7:00PM

Wild Project
195 East 3rd Street
New York, NY 10009
Between Ave A & B
F train to 2nd Ave, 24 hour parking garage located on Essex (Ave A) just south of Houston

November 12-18

Tickets: $20

Full week pass $50. Click HERE

The International Human Rights Art Festival is thrilled to announce its 2018 Festival, co-produced by and held at the Wild Project, from November 12-18, 2018. The Festival will comprise 30 events and 100+ artists, presenting advocacy performances and art which bring together beauty, sincerity, vulnerability and engagement to open a space for healing, discussion and social change.

Movement of the People Dance Company (dance; 25 minutes)

Hair Ties is a multidisciplinary, dance-theater piece inspired by America's fear of Black power and beauty. Inspired by the Tignon Laws of the 1800s, this evocative work is a celebration of Black beauty, creativity, and ingenuity in the face of perpetual oppression. Collaboration with Evelyn Green (videographer), Amina Henry (wordsmith) and Hair Ties interviewee's. Founded in 2005 by Bessie Award winning choreographer, Joya Powell, Movement of the People Dance Company has performed at BAM, Lincoln Center, SummerStage, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, La Mama, Gibney Dance, The FLEA Theater, BAAD! and many others. Awards and recognition include: EtM Choreographers + Composers Residency, Women in Motion Fellowship, Dancing While Black Fellowship.

Christina Evans (performance; 25 minutes)

TOYS exposes the insidious and massive trade of sex trafficking. TOYS was winner of 3 awards at Hollywood Fringe Festival and a sell-out season at Adelaide Fringe Festival. Christina Evans (Creator/Director/Performer) is a LA-based, Australian performing artist and actress who creates and performs multi-faceted creative works, primarily focussed on issues of our time. Sasha Dylan Bell (Film Projection) is an Emmy award-nominated filmmaker, known for his background in editing. Tobias Wilkins (Sound/Voiceover) is currently undertaking his Doctorate towards the teaching of Shakespeare in high schools.

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