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Performance Project-First Generation TOUR presents: "tenderness"

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BENEFITING: THE PERFORMANCE PROJECT INC

EVENT DATE: Jun 30, 2017

THE STORY:

Help support tenderness; a compelling and timely theatre piece. Through tenderness, we wish to reach people through their hearts and minds, by aligning individual narratives within an original  theater piece that presents humanity's capacity for both violence, and for extraordinary tenderness.

TENDERNESS AT A GLANCE

tenderness is a multi-lingual theater piece that underscores the dehumanization at the core of all violence, and contrasts it with the eternal power of human tenderness and connection.

Inspired by ensemble members’ personal experiences of human-rights abuse in Guinea, West Africa, war in the Darfur region of Sudan, and the American school-to-prison pipeline, tenderness reaches beyond conflict and racism to find pathways for human connection. The ensemble of originates from Haiti, Burundi/Rwanda, Guinea, South Sudan and the U.S. The piece blends movement and music, and text in seven languages: Arabic, Mandingo, Kirundi, Haitian Creole, French, Spanish and English. 

tenderness is co-directed by Iyawna Burnett and Julie Lichtenberg, with choreography support by Lesley Farlow, script consultation by Sabrina Hamilton and Elsa Menendez, sound design by Tony Silva and original music by Charles Neville.

 

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FIRST GENERATION ENSEMBLE

 Is a group of young adults who may be the first in their family to grow up in the US, to speak English, graduate high school, go to college, be incarcerated, not be incarcerated in several generations, be openly GBLT, be a feminist, among many other firsts.

FIRST GENERATION YOUTH

  • Receive intensive ARTISTIC AND LEADERSHIP TRAINING
  • Become PEER MENTORS
  • Identify ACADEMIC AND LIFE GOALS
  • CREATE compelling, multilingual, physical theater that engages the public in dialogs on social and cultural issues
  • Claim a PUBLIC VOICE through performing and hosting events
  • Develop a critical analysis on SOCIAL JUSTICE ISSUES
  • First Generation community CELEBRATES connection and our full humanity through the arts!

PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION

http://www.performanceproject.org/

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To This Fundraiser

$5,838

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  • Liam, Gavin and Eamonn Mahoney

    $100

  • Lily Townsend

    $100

  • Liam Townsend

    $100

  • Adam Townsend

    $100

  • Wyatt Maheu

    $100

  • Willow Maheu

    $100

  • Edens D

    $100

  • Jean-Paul

    $100

  • Kristin & Charles Neville

    $100

  • Julie Lichtenberg

    $50

  • Audrey Higbee

    $100

  • Judi Wisch

    $50

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    $25

  • Victoria Krouse

    $25

  • Ken Chartrand

    $25

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    $25

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    $50

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    $20

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    $100

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    $25

  • Yvenel Sainsume

    $25

  • Micah Katz-Zeiger

    $25

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  • Matthew Glassman

    $15

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    $10

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    $50

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    $100

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    $50

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    $50

  • Anonymous

    $1,000

  • michaelann bewsee

    $10

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    $200

  • Cindy Miller

    $25

  • Mara Dodge

    $25

  • Shira Breen

    $120

  • Anonymous

    $500

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    $300

  • Joey Glick

    $18

  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Rachel Klinger

    $240

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19% Raised of $30,000 Goal

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The Team: $5,838 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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THE PERFORMANCE PROJECT INC

Amount Raised

$5,078

 

17% Raised of $30,000 Goal

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First Generation

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$265

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Beatrice Delima

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$240

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Kenney Cenat

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$110

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Maia Sarah

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$75

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Yvenel Sainsume

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$70

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