International Women's Day
This International Women's Day JW3 are celebrating every age of womanhood and all the bits in-between. Bring along your niece, your grandmother, your favourite neighbour and enjoy a festival filled with poetry, performance, a meeting of creative mothers, a subversive catwalk, a night of live music and lots more.
Wednesday 6 March | 7.30pm
From childhood to maturity to old age, women’s bodies flux and change, and have been a source of fascination in the arts, science, religion and popular culture. Each stage of womanhood has been reviled, adored, feared and celebrated.
I'm Every Woman, in partnership with Green Note
Thursday 7 March | 7.30pm
From sparky, energetic girls, to teenage rebels, loving mothers, and wise crones, this concert celebrates the music of all the ages and stages of being a woman.
Older Women Rock! Workshop with Leah Thorn
Sunday 10 March | 2pm
If you are a Jewish woman over 60 who rocks (or would like to!) this poetry and discussion workshop is a creative opportunity to share your experiences, thoughts and feelings in the company of other like-minded women
Back to Bat
Sunday 10 March | 8pm
If you could go back in time and rewrite your Bat Mitzva speech, what would you say?
Older Women Rock! Subversive Catwalk
Sunday 10 March | 7pm
Internationally acclaimed poet Leah Thorn offers her smart and beautiful poems on Older Womenhood to accompany a catwalk showcasing the remarkable collection of designer-clothing inspired by her project, 'Older Women Rock!'