Lovely, lovely people its all quiet in teacup land this month, the teacups are rustling up some exciting plans for our summer/autumn programme. Keep your eyes peeled as once we have announced some of our projects we will be opening up our meetings for all, so if you fancy helping out on an artistic or organisational level there will be plenty of opportunities coming up. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to get involved.
This month don’t miss; Elizabeth Martin from Storm in a Teacup’s band Severin play with the awesome; Cold in Berlin at Club Mammuth on Thursday 26th of May and some of you will remember the amazing Japenese Rope Bondage performance at Death Drawing last month, sign up to Santi’s Shibari women only workshop on the 4th of June.
Plus come and say hello to us at the Womens Library zine fest in June! Details below.
Please visit our blog site to find out how to get involved in the collective and to keep up with the latest news. http://www.joinourteaparty.wordpress.com/
Coming up in May 2011
Wednesday 18th May ||The Girls Are…, For Books Sake & Les Cinema des Femmes present; THE QUIZ Round 3 || Questions on the leading ladies of Film, Music and Literature. Round up a team of up to four people (all genders welcome)£5.00 Doors 6.30pm, start 7.30pm @ The Horatia. FACEBOOK EVENT: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=223644184313848
Friday 20th of May ||The Club Motherfu*cker Show || Episode 3 @ Corsica Studios
Thursday 26th of May ||CLUB.THE.MAMMOTH ||Bands: Cold in Berlin, Eels on Heels, Severin, Your Other Lover + DJ’s & Special Guests; Kill Ur Idols, Loveless, No Fiction, Ulterior @ Queen of Hoxton 8pm-2am. FREE before 8pm. £3 after. FACEBOOK EVENT: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=179575452091031
Saturday 28th – Sunday 29th May || International Alternative Press Festival 2011 || Conway Hall, London. For full listings and info; FACEBOOK EVENT: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=160063100711537
Coming up in June 2011
Saturday 4th June || Women’s Only Beginner’s Shibari Workshop || Japenese rope bondage; Shibari is seductive, intricate and beautiful rope art with dramatic, expressive poses, is one of the most visually arresting and inspiring forms of sexual expression. Beginners, Women Only session @Sacred Pleasures, Hackney Wick. 12pm-6pm FACEBOOK EVENT: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=142886082451796
Friday 10th June ||RUMPUS || Vol. 5 Birthday party! Join the Ho-down in six rooms including Verity Flecknell from Storm in a Teacup performing a blues set and leading the RUMPUS Kazoo Orchestra @ Electrowerkz, Torrens St. Angel tube . 10pm – 6am More Info: http://rumpusparty.co.uk/
Thursday 16 June ||Collecting Zines Tour || @The Womens Library Find out about the Library’s extensive zine collection that dates back to the 1970s covering topics including music, feminism, art, fashion, food, politics, sexuality and popular culture. 7pm (45 mins) Free of charge
Saturday 25th June || Womens library zine fest || Storm in a Teacup table @ The Women’s Library, 25 Old Castle Street, London. 12pm-4pm, Free More info: http://feministmemory.wordpress.com/zinefest-2011/
Over and Out,
Storm in a Teacup
Female Arts Collective