Solidarity Evening for Palestine
November 29, 2023
On the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, come together in art and community.
Four arts organizations join together to take part in the on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People with a reading of The Gaza Monologues and a screening of The Dupes on November 29, 2023 at the Heights Theater.
Foraging Stories: An Indigenous and Lebanese American Partnership
Facilitated by Lorie Haddad & April Smith
June 29, 2024, 10am - 12pm, Sliding Scale Fee
In this workshop, community will forage for wild grape leaves on private land, and connect to stories from Lebanese and Native experiences. They will then cook the food in the traditional manner together.
Physicalizing Solidarity: Dancing Our Body-Homeland with Palestine
2-Part Workshop by Body Watani Dance led by Leila Awadallah and Noelle Awadallah
Coming September/October 2024
How do we decolonize our bodies with Palestine as our guide? In this 2 part workshop BWD invites you to move through an offering that holds space for anticolonial grief and rage (Palestine and beyond), and to explore strategies of physicalizing solidarity and healing that can weave our sacred roots and stories in nonverbal ways.
The Hour of Separation
In Progress — Stay Tuned for More Updates!
The first big wave of Arab immigrants came to the Americas one hundred years ago as a result of war and famine in the Middle East. Through interviews, research, workshop, community dialogue and staged reading, the project attempts to make connections between the past and present condition of Syrian/Lebanese immigrants in Minnesota and beyond asking, What has changed in 100 years of Syrian and Lebanese immigration to America, and what has remained the same?