Tourmaline and Sasha Wortzel present a live immersive screening of their film Happy Birthday, Marsha! which imagines iconic activist and performer, Marsha "Pay It No Mind" Johnson in the hours before the 1969 Stonewall Riots. The evening will include performances by intergenerational collaborators on the project including Eve Lindley, Jimmy Camicia, Egyptt Labaija, and Geo Wyeth, who will score the film live. Organized by Lumi Tan.
Friday, September 21, 8pm. Saturday, September 22, 2pm and 8pm. Tickets $20 General / $15 Members.
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The Kitchen is a wheelchair accessible location with ramp and elevator access to all public spaces. Service animals are welcome. ADA compliant restrooms are available on floors 1 and 2, and all bathrooms are gender inclusive. American Sign Language Interpretation and Audio Description will be provided for this performance. Assisted listening devices are available at the box office. The film Happy Birthday, Marsha! is captioned in English. If you require specific access or accommodations or have questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 212-255-5793 x 11.
Tourmaline and Sasha Wortzel: Happy Birthday, Marsha! is made possible with support from a Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant; annual grants from the Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation and Howard Gilman Foundation; and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
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