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Mayworks Halifax Festival

April 28 @ 7:30pm-May 10 @ 10:00pm

Solidarity Halifax is a proud sponsor of the 8th annual Mayworks Halifax Festival!

Join us in celebrations of workers, social justice and solidarity!

9 events running April 28 – May 10

Event details and tickets available at www.mayworkshalifax.ca

All venues are wheelchair accessible.

KAMP SONGSPIEL: AN ORCHESTRAL PREVIEW
Musical by Jamie Bradley and Garry Williams
April 28-30, 7:30PM
Halifax Music Coop
$25 – includes access to readings at STAGES Festival
With support from Eastern Front Theatre

THE DECELEBRATION OF CANADA 150
Performance by Raven Davis
April 29 & May 5
Cornwallis Park & Citadel Hill
FREE
With support from NSPIRG and UFCW Canada

MAY DAY RALLY
Halifax-Dartmouth & District Labour Council
May 1, 6PM
Details TBA
FREE

SPRING BREAK FROM CAPITALISM: A RECEPTION FOR THE COMMON GOOD
Opening reception
May 1, 7PM
The Bus Stop Theatre Coop
FREE
With support from DeeDee’s Ice Cream

UNTITLED (APPLYING JOINT COMPOUND)
Video installation / performance by Michael Di Risio
May 2, 7PM
The Bus Stop Theatre Coop
FREE

THE VIEW FROM HER(E)
Dance Piece by Liliona Quarmyne
With Jacinte Armstrong & Sarah Rozee
Phase 1: May 2-3, 7:30PM & Phase 2: May 9-10, 7:30PM
Phase 1: $10 | Phase 2: $15 | Both $20
With support from the NSNU

NEW WATERFORD BOY – A CEILIDH
Play by Richie Wilcox
May 4-5, 7PM
$15
With support from the NSGEU

I WAS THERE
Audiovisual installation by Katie Toth and Mary-Dan Johnston
May 4-10, various times
The Bus Stop Theatre Coop
FREE

MUG
Play by iMOVe
Featuring JRDN
May 6, 7PM & May 7, 2PM + 7PM
$20
With support from SEIU Local 2 and the NS dept of Communities, Culture and Heritage

REEL JUSTICE
Short film screening
May 8, 7PM
Halifax Central Library, O’Reagan Hall
Featuring films by:
Sylvia Hamilton, KeKeBeatz & MAJE, Stephanie Young, Raghed Charabaty, Ariella Pahlke, Guyleigh Jonhson and Koumbie
With support from ACTRA and Halifax Public Libraries

Leading sponsors of the Mayworks Halifax Festival are:
Halifax-Dartmout & District Labour Council
Nova Scotia Federation of Labour
UFCW Eastern Provinces Council
Full list of sponsors here

Details

Start:
April 28 @ 7:30 pm
End:
May 10 @ 10:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.mayworkshalifax.ca

Organizer

Mayworks Halifax Festival
Email:
info@mayworkshalifax.ca
Website:
www.mayworkshalifax.ca

Venue

The Bus Stop Theatre Co-op
2203 Gottingen Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
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Website:
www.thebusstoptheatre.org