La MaMa Announces Talent for September Gala Celebrating Spiderwoman Theater

Benefits and Galas   La MaMa Announces Talent for September Gala Celebrating Spiderwoman Theater
 
The benefit event will feature tributes and performances by Taylor Mac, A Tribe Called Red, and more.
Spiderwoman Theater
Spiderwoman Theater

On September 19, La MaMa will host a gala celebration in honor of Spiderwoman Theater’s 40th anniversary. The longest-running Native American theatre company in the world, Spiderwoman Theater presents feminist works led by Artistic Director Muriel Miguel. The benefit, titled Lu! Lu! Lu!Lu!, An Evening Celebrating Spiderwoman Theater’s 40 Years, honors the company’s contributions to Native, feminist, and avant-garde theatre.

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The evening will feature performances and presentations by Pulitzer Prize finalist Taylor Mac, noted actor/singer/composer Soni Moreno, La MaMa Safe Harbors Indigenous Collective director Murielle Borst-Tarrant, Kevin Tarrant and the SilverCloud Singers, and more. The after-party boasts a set by electronic group A Tribe Called Red.

Tickets for the 7:30 PM main event start at $35. Tickets for A Tribe Called Red’s after-party at 10 PM are $20. A combined ticket is $50. For tickets and more information, visit SpiderWomanTheater.org.

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