Our awesome sisters of She17 in Walthamstow are planning a whole week of brilliant events to celebrate International Women’s Day, in collaboration with #iamDJ Appreciation Society and the Wildcard Brewery from 5 to 11 March.
Visit the official website www.wildwomenweek.com to find out about all FREE events taking place for #WWE17, including ‘Safe Spaces on The Dancefloor’. Here’s a few of the highlights:
Thursday 8th March
Celebrating 100 Years of Votes for Women with an Open Mic and Spoken Word night at the Wildcard Brewery (Ravenswood). Expect performances from E4 Harmony, Other Theresa, Sam Kurt, Sam Henwood and more. Plus we will have some special guest speakers, a protest playlist from #iamDJ’s Auntie Maureen and a live set from Kimmi Watson too. This event is supported by LBWF.
Friday 9th March
She’s Eclectic at the Wildcard Brewery, celebrating International Women’s Day by showcasing 8 great live electro/acoustic acts: MC Kimmi Watson, Natural Voices Choir, Anna Skodbo, Beth White, Chuck Hay, Finn D’Albert, Shay Khan and Jemma Freeman.
Sunday 11th March
If you’re stuck for something to do on Mother’s Day afternoon, or need to chill after Saturday’s #iamDJ Alldayer at the Wildcard, then why not return for our Lazy Lady Sunday Social, with gentle tunes, board games, bingo and the mother of all music quizzes too.
A night of top notch badass woman-lead pop-punk-riot-awesome, in Brixton’s best venue, the Veg Bar.
Line-up for Friday 27 May 2016:
Jemma Freeman is a founding member of the art punk duo The Fucks and guitarist for Bella Union band Landshapes.
Poetry and talk from the inspirational feminist artist
Beth runs Who Run The World – https://www.facebook.com/WRTWUK/?fref=ts
Another special treat for this gig … we’ll be joined by amazing artists from Tuttii Fruittii The TecniKolor Hair Sculptor, who’ll be bringing their CandyKONK Transformation booth! Get your face painted, and find out more about their awesome project
Doors 7.30 pm
LOUD WOMEN is a DIY collective that champions women in music by hosting live events that are fun, friendly, and frickin awesome.
All profits go to the artists, and any additional funds raised go to charities that help women (usually Women’s Aid).
Join the group LOUD WOMEN for news of more women-lead events