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Still We Rise – Roadshow Performance

Still We Rise – Roadshow Performance

A performance piece highlighting the campaign to shutdown Yarl’s Wood Detention Centre

14 March 2015

9-22 March 2015, Still We Rise @ People's History Museum © Jenny White 04

Time 12:00 - 14:00

Duration 2 hours

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation. Suggested donation £3

9-22 March 2015, Still We Rise @ People's History Museum © Jenny WhiteJoin WAST (Women Asylum Seekers Together – Manchester) and MiSol (Manchester Migrant Solidarity) for their performance piece highlighting their campaign to shutdown Yarl’s Wonder Women Radical ManchesterWood Detention Centre.

Through photographs, dance, song, drama, poetry and spoken word Still We Rise communicates the stark realities of life and the injustices faced by women seeking sanctuary in the UK.  The women express their resilience and resistance to the ultimate inhumanity experienced within the asylum system at Yarl’s Wood Detention Centre.  Part of Wonder Women Radical Manchester.

Suitable for all ages

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Booking Requirements:

  • Please note event attendees must arrive at least ten minutes before the start time of the event, otherwise their booked space will be given to someone on the reserve list
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