IMPACT 2012: A Festival of Political Art
July 14-August 26
45 Bleecker St
From July 14th through August 26th, Culture Project’s mainstage will be offered to artists, activists, musicians, directors, economists, provocateurs, filmmakers, patriots and visionaries. The festival will consist of documentaries, satirical political comedy, music, theater and new art created by emerging and established artists along with provocative conversations focusing on subjects crucial to the decision making process and the preservation of our democracy and constitution. Highlights include performances by The Citizens Band, Urban Word NYC, and comedienne Negin Farsad, screenings of To Be Heard, Miss Representation, and Stolen Seas, speakers Jose Antonio Vargas, Cristina Jimenez, Robert Johnson, and Jennifer Robinson and new works by Manuel Borras, Richard Vetere and Heather Raffo.
For tickets and up-to-date schedule information visit www.cultureproject.org.