Celebration: Happy Birthday, Marsha!
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Beaux-Arts Court and Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium
Celebrate the life and legacy of activist Marsha P. Johnson with screenings of Happy Birthday, Marsha! (Sasha Wortzel and Tourmaline, 2018, 14 min.), Salacia (Tourmaline, 2019, 6 min.), and Pay It No Mind: The Life and Times of Marsha P. Johnson (Michael Kasino, 2012, 54 min.). Afterward, join us for a champagne toast and cake to commemorate her 74th birthday, as well as music by Roze Royze, a Brooklyn DJ who throws the monthly queer hip-hop party SET IT OFF. Thirty percent of proceeds from this event benefit the new Marsha P. Johnson Institute.
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Cake provided by Butter & Scotch.