International Human Rights Art Festival Theatre: UPROOT by Julia Levine Julia Levine
About This Show
A meditation on where our food comes from and how we got to be disconnected from its source, UPROOT merges non-linear narrative with tropes from twenty-first century life. Enjoy a staged reading of the first iteration of this new play from Director/Playwright/Festival Assistant Producer Julia Levine.
About the Festival
Dixon Place and the Institute of Prophetic Activist Art present: The International Human Rights Art Festival, produced, March 3-5, 2017 at Dixon Place. This is the first human rights art festival in the long and vibrant history of New York City’s cultural scene. The Festival is produced by Tom Block, long-time artist-activist, author of Prophetic Activist Art: Handbook for a Spiritual Revolution, and founder of the Institute of Prophetic Activist Art, an art-activist incubator housed at Dixon Place. Playwright and Director Julia Levine is the Assistant Producer.
The 2017 Festival will involve more than 70 artists presenting 40+ advocacy art events over the weekend, including theatre, visual art, music, dance, installations, workshops, panels, performance, films and KidsFest, to introduce children to the importance of art-advocacy work through hands-on activities. Join us for a weekend of art, advocacy, and celebration, with a happy hour featuring tasty human-rights themed concoctions, human rights trivia, prizes, t-shirts and much more.
Saturday, March 4 at 3:00pm
$10 in advance
$15 at the door
Included in Saturday Day Pass