Thursday, January 29, 2015

Michelle Handelman: Beware the Lily Law

This video projection uses the 1969 Stonewall Riots as a starting point to address issues facing gay and transgendered inmates. Visitors watching from inside the cell see three actors portraying inmates enacting the process of transforming their genders while sharing their characters' stories of development, sexuality, and imprisonment.

Michelle Handelman: Beware the Lily Law
Through Thursday, April 30, 2015 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM •
Eastern State Penitentiary
N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130
This video projection uses the 1969 Stonewall Riots as a starting point to address issues facing gay and transgendered inmates. Visitors watching from inside the cell see three actors portraying inmates enacting the process of transforming their genders while sharing their characters' stories of development, sexuality, and imprisonment.
Tickets: $14 Adults, $12 Seniors, $10 Students and kids
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Where:
N. 2200 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

Information: 215-236-3300
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