*THIS VERY IMPORTANT EVENT IS BEING HOSTED BY ANGELIQUE IMANI RODRIGUEZ BETTER KNOWN AS @IMANI_SUBLIME VIA TWITTER && HTTP://PENHITTINGPAPER.COM. I WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT, TO SHOW SUPPORT TO HER AND TO ALL OF THOSE BATTLING AND ARE NO LONGER BATTLING. THIS IS NOT ONLY A TESTIMONY TO BREAST CANCER BUT OVERCOMING AN GREAT OBSTACLE IN LIFE. IT IS ABOUT FAITH, STRENGTH, COURAGE AND LOVE. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO MAKE IT THAT DAY. IT IS ALL FOR AN IMPORTANT CAUSE.*
July 2009 was a smash event at Camaradas. This year we're trying something new for Poetry in Pink 2010.
The event was created as a way to raise money for my Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk team Maggie's Latin Angels and as a showcase for some of the hottest NY performance artists to show their stuff.
>>>>>>>$10 DOOR FEE (THIS GOES TO THE CAUSE GUYS!!!!!!) <<<<<<
THERE WILL BE A SILENT AUCTION OF VARIOUS VISUAL ART AND GOODIES AND A RAFFLE (RAFFLE TICKETS WILL BE $2 EACH), SO COME PREPARED TO WIN. [AS IN BRING MONEY...LMAO]
This year being held as an afternoon event.... there is a FULL menu of food, wine and beer at Society. Every drink you purchase at Society, a dollar of that purchase will go towards the cause.
AND WHAT'S BETTER? AFTER THE SHOW, THERE'S A HAPPY HOUR BEING SPONSORED BY 67 ORANGE STREET (WHICH IS JUST ONE BLOCK AWAY) from 6pm -8pm.
AFTER THAT, THE NIGHT IS OURS!!!!
Below is the FULL list of performers for the event:
Erika “Lola” Nunez
Jani “Bomba” Rosado
Maria “La Escribidora” Morales
Taina La Poeta
Noemi “Siren” Soto
J “Isis” Rosario
Mark “Tearless Poet” Dews
and ME PENHITTINGPAPER ----> http://penhittingpaper.com/
Photography will be by Music Looks Like This Photos and Michael Bonilla
A Special Thank You to Sarah Duffin and Society Coffee Bar and 67 Orange Street, Kervin Ferriera for the awesome 2010 logo for Maggie’s Latin Angels and Erika Dickstein for visual art contributions.
Here is the Facebook invite to the event:
Here are the links to the locations:
If you want to donate a piece of art for the silent auction, please email me ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org