This year has been defined by courageous acts of resistance from women across this country, from leading marches, to making the most calls and visits to congress, to exposing sexual assault, and well beyond.
To celebrate these badass women and gear up for the fight ahead, Art, Humanity & Action: We
Persist brings together NYC’s favorite female storytellers for a night of uplifting, inspiring, funny personal stories and songs about persistence. Plus, speakers and stories from local, women-led organizations about ways to get involved and elect more women to office in 2018.
Organized and hosted by Nicole Ferraro (Why So Much Shame?, New York Story Exchange), the evening will feature stories and song by: Sydnee Washington (Karma Lounge’s Warm Up, Unofficial Experts Podcast); Jasmine Fernandez (Founding Member, Women of Color for Progress); Jen Kwok (Shittier, Date an Asian); Sandi Marx (seven-time Moth StorySLAM champion); Leslie Goshko (Sideshow Goshko and Manhattan Monologue Slam Champion), and more.
100% of ticket proceeds will benefit Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America
Partners for the event include Eleanor’s Legacy & Women of Color for Progress