Wednesday, March 24, 2010

SWAN Day - Support Women Artists Now

Saturday, April 3, 2010:

The Warehouse
45 Bartholomew Ave

$12, 7PM, 21+

On Saturday, April 3rd 2010, Hartford CT will be joining a world-wide celebration of women artists as part of the third international SWAN (Support Women Artists Now) Day. SWAN Day is a holiday being facilitated by WomenArts, a non-profit arts service organization which is dedicated to helping women artists get the resources they need to do their creative work. Over the past decade WomenArts has raised over $4 million and built a website that offers networking, fundraising and advocacy services to over 500,000 visitors a year. SWANDAY CT started in 2008 and is founded by Jennifer Hill, front woman of the band Jennifer Hill and Co. The show is dedicated to raising the awareness of women's presence in ALL things artistic (music, photography, painting, dance, sculpture, mixed media,burlesque) and to gain exposure for talented female artists within CT and the tri state area.

The lineup includes:

Jennifer Hill and Co.
She Eats Planets
Hanna's Groove
Sarah Lemeiux
Rachel Borovik
Petulant Child
Corina Presutti

Maiiah: Burlesque/snake dancer/bellydancer
Amy Blackwood Burlesque Performer

Artists Include: Kerry Kozaczuk, Vicious Kitty, Kimba, Melissa Foetsch, Marisa Copley, Laurie Beth Maffeo, Elizabeth Land, June Mita, Jennifer Klepacki, Audrey Totire, Latanya Barrett, Kae Budnik, Laura Fitzpatrick, Dama DeManche, Sue Fenton, Karen Sevenoff, Andela Pinney, Henna Artist Lauren Grover

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