Female Arts at WOW and more!

Wednesday 5th March

Female Arts are co-hosting a WOW party at Southbank Centre #wowfemalearts with GAP Salon @GAPsalon and So and So Arts Club @soandsoartsclub. You are welcome to join us and the other charities / organisations involved in the Clore Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall from 6pm-7.30pm to help us celebrate our achievements #WOWLDN @WOWtweetUK

We were lucky enough to be one of the chosen ten women organisations for a space at the WoW Parties at the Royal Festival Hall http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whatson/wow-parties-81651

WOW Parties celebrate the work of charities and organisations supporting women in the UK and internationally.

We would like you to join us in this opportunity to network and celebrate the lives of women on the 5th March from 6pm.

The other organisations are

Womankind Worldwide http://www.womankind.org.uk/ @woman_kind

Sphinx Theatre www.sphinxtheatre.co.uk @Sphinxtheatre

Raw Material http://rawmusicmedia.co.uk @RawMusicMedia

Black Feminists http://www.blackfeminists.org/ @blackfems

End FGM Campaign http://end-fgm.org @EndingFGM

Sisters of Frida http://sisofrida.org/ @sisofrida

Migrant and Refugee Woman of the Year Awards http://awards.migrantforum.org.uk/ @4refugeewomen

Gap Salon http://gapsalon.wordpress.com/ @gapsalon

So and So Arts club http://www.thesoandsoartsclub.com/ @soandsoartsclub

Fun Palaces http://funpalaces.co.uk @FunPalaces

Editor Wendy Thomson has written a short play 'Mature Student' #maturestudentwow which will be performed on the evening of Weds 5th March at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre. Featuring Sakuntala Ramanee, Peyvand Sadeghian and Teri Levett, directed by Alexander Newall. www.wendythomson.co.uk/mature

Friday 7th March

Female Arts are running an information stall in the WOW marketplace, Southbank centre between 10am-6pm on Friday 7th March. We will be blogging and tweeting live, follow us @femalearts #wowfemalearts, meet the team! find out more about what we do, and what we'd like to do in the future! http://wow.southbankcentre.co.uk/

Editor Wendy Thomson @topgirls is performing as her alter ego 'Miss Feminism' as a contestant for the crown of 'Alternative Queen of Reading' in support of charities ROSA and SUPPORTU - join me in Reading, Berkshire from 7.30pm for an evening of shenanigans and showing off http://www.alternativequeen.com/ @altqueen

Saturday 8th March

Female Arts will be involved in the 'Walk in Her Shoes' march for women and girls living in poverty, Care International. Join Helen Pankhurst and the Olympic Suffragettes in a walk from Tate Britain to the Southbank centre. To register and for more details please see http://www.femalearts.com/node/983

Female Arts will be at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama @CSSDLondon to participate in their International Women's Day Festival @IWDfest14 http://iwdfestival.weebly.com/

Deputy Editor Sophie Porter is running a workshop with Amie Taylor. Editor Wendy Thomson and reviewer Jade Allen will also be there!

And don't miss Sophie Porter's full length play 'The Monotonous Drum' at Etcetera Theatre as part of Women In Theatre (WIT) week on Tuesday 4th March 9.30pm http://www.femalearts.com/node/982

From Friday 7th-Sunday 9th March we plan to be reviewing and reporting on events @ WOW festival, Southbank. http://wow.southbankcentre.co.uk/

It will be a busy week, I feel tired already. Thank you for your support and please share with us news of what you are doing for International Women's Day 2014 - email editor@femalearts.com tweet us @femalearts write on our wall www.facebook.com/femalearts

Author's review: 
No rating