Brecht Fest Calendar

Brecht Fest Calendar

List of Anniversary Events (in plain text for listservs)

The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

1,2,3 A,C,E to 14th st.
14A and 14D buses to Abingdon Square/12th Street
8th St Crosstown bus to Christopher St.
L to 8th Ave @14th st.
F,V to 14th St. B,D,Q to W. 4th
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The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Saturday, October 22
7:30 pm
BRECHT FEST!
Film Night
A Bertolt Brecht Film TBA

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25
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The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Sunday, October 23
4:00 pm
BRECHT FEST!
New York Is New Orleans
Hip Hop Artists in Solidarity with the Survivors of Katrina
Afi, Blacklist, Bomani, Mental Notes, Sistahood, Nana Soul, Spirit, The Welfare Poets & Others TBA

Suggested donation: $6/$10/$15
The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Monday, October 24
7:30 pm
BRECHT FEST!
Roundtable on Black Theater Today
Amiri Baraka, Ed Bullins, Martie Evans-Charles, P.J. Gibson, Paul Carter Harris, James Jorsling, Woodie King, Sean Neblett & Others TBA

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25
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The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Tuesday, October 25
7:30 pm
BRECHT FEST!
Disaster & Fault Lines
Race, Urban Planning & Global Capitalism
Arlene Davila, Neil Smith, Michael Sorkin & Others TBA

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25
The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Wednesday, October 26
7:30 pm
BRECHT FEST!
Socialists, Social Movements & Socialism
A Roundtable Discussion
Harmony Goldberg, Hany Khalil, John Kim & Others TBA. Moderated by Deepa Fernandes

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25
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The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Thursday, October 27
7:30 pm
BRECHT FEST!
Off the Shelf: The Challenges to Radical Publishing in an Age of Philistinism& Reaction
Andre Schriffrin, Amy Scholder, Dan Simon & Others TBA. Moderated by Colin Robinson

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25
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The Brecht Forum
451 West St. (Betw Bank & Bethune)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 242- 4201
www.brechtforum.org

Friday, October 28
8:00 pm
BRECHT FEST
at COOPER UNION's GREAT HALL
From Baghdad to New Orleans
The Ravages of Empire
Tariq Ali, Bhairavi Desai, David Harvey & Others TBA

Sliding scale: $10/$25/$50
A 30th Anniversary Benefit for the Brecht Forum
Saturday, October 29
8:30 PM
BRECHT FEST!
Neues Kabarett
Gina Leishman & Others TBA
Neues Kabarett music series will mark its eighth anniversary and celebrate the Brecht Forum's 30th birthday with works by Bertolt Brecht and his contemporaries.
Gina Leishman co-leads the Mr. Wau-Wa band, a quintet dedicated to the songs of Bertolt Brecht. Leishman is co-founder of Kamikaze Ground Crew, and performs as a solo artist and with Greg Cohen, Marc Ribot, Jenny Scheinman, Rob Burger, Sanda Weigl, Beth Custer, Frank London, Ben Perowsky, Briggan Krauss, Trevor Dunn, Roberto Rodriguez and many others. She has collaborated with such artists as writers Ellen McLaughlin, Tony Kushner and Paul Zimet; choreographers David Gordon, Bebe Miller and Deborah Slater; directors Robert Woodruff, Lisa Peterson and Daniel Fish; composer Doug Wieselman; and performance artists Rinde Eckert and Theo Bleckmann.

Suggested donation: $10/$15/$25