Unsilent :: Survivors Speak

Tuesday March 15, 2016 | 9:15pm | Waco Hippodrome

Unsilent :: Survivors Speak is an evening of poetry & spoken word featuring Kyndall Rae Rothaus and Jenuine Poetess with special guest performances by: Liz Ligawa, Stefanie Mundhenk, Sha’rol Henning, and Audrey Hamlin, hosted by emcee, Saddiq Granger.

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Limited spaces for open mic sign-ups will be availabe at 9:15pm at the Hippodrome (1 piece per person, up to 2 minutes).

This event is FREE and open to the public. There will be an opportunity to make a donation the proceeds of which will go to the Family Abuse Center and the Advocacy Center of Waco, two local organizations providing services and support for children and adults who are recovering from sexual assault and family abuse.

Unsilent :: Survivors Speak is designed to hold safe space for survivors to tell their stories, in poetry and spoken-word; to raise awareness about the issues of interpersonal violence, abuse, and assault in our communities; and to empower resilience among survivors and allies.

This event is listed as part of the global One Billion Rising movement to speak out, dance out, poem out, act out against abuse, rape, and violence against women.  Click here to learn more.

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