Paving The Way Conference 2019
Apr
6
9:30 AM09:30

Paving The Way Conference 2019

  • St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf (map)
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We invite you to the fifth iteration of our Paving The Way conference. This year's theme of Healing Equity: From Practice to Power, will expand our lens beyond our historical focus on community and individual healing by and for young men of color, and will focus on healing strategies deployed by members of the LGBTQ/GNC community, undocumented communities, people with disabilities, and women and men of color who survive violence.

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Sunday Workshop End of Year Show
May
4
7:00 PM19:00

Sunday Workshop End of Year Show

Girl Be Heard’s 2018-2019 Manhattan & Bronx program company members debut their annual showcase, a collection of solo and ensemble performance pieces, devised by the cast, that interrogate normative systems and structures in order to empower and enlighten young women’s narratives and imagination.

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Staging The Revolution 2019
May
17
6:00 PM18:00

Staging The Revolution 2019

Girl Be Heard's annual showcase, Staging the Revolution, brings together all our after school participants from across the city in one room! Our middle- and high-school students present their original work developed over the course of the school year with GBH Teaching Artists on themes of identity & personal voice, understanding the world around them, and the power they have as young people.

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Commission on the Status of Women Parallel Event
Mar
21
12:30 PM12:30

Commission on the Status of Women Parallel Event

  • Church Center for the UN 8th Floor (map)
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The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) is the United Nations’ largest gathering on gender equality and women’s rights and is the single largest forum for UN Member States, civil society organizations, and other international actors to build consensus and commitment on policy actions on this issue.

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#KotaDay 2019
Feb
1
9:30 AM09:30

#KotaDay 2019

The Kota Alliance is hosting their annual #KotaDay and would love to see you there! The theme this year is Different and the Same: Collaboration for Gender Equality. The keynote speaker for this event is Ann Rosenberg, Senior Vice President & Global Head of SAP Next-Gen, a purpose-driven innovation university and community. In addition, Ann is the global lead for #sheinnovates in collaboration with UN Women, to drive industry-wide action to make innovation and technology work better for young women and girls. Company members will be representing Girl Be Heard and performing in the afternoon.

This event is free and open to the public. Click here to register.

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Youth INC Annual Partner Network Kick-Off 2019
Jan
23
5:30 PM17:30

Youth INC Annual Partner Network Kick-Off 2019

Company member Jordan Sanchez is representing GBH at the roundtable for YOUTH INC’s Partner Network Kickoff on January 23rd. This event centers around a theme relevant to the youth development landscape and to offer a chance for collective learning.

This event is free and open to the public. Click here to purchase tickets.

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2019 Womens March NYC
Jan
19
10:00 AM10:00

2019 Womens March NYC

Women’s March NYC and the New York Immigration Coalition (NYIC) are excited to announce that we will co-chair the 2019 Women’s Unity Rally in New York City. Women’s March NYC is the OFFICIAL NYC chapter of Women’s March — part of the national & global movement. The Women’s Unity Rally in NYC will highlight the leadership of Black women, immigrant women and women of color as part of the national #WomensWave, and in response to the Trump Administration’s continued assault on immigrant communities and communities of color. Organization will rally to demand justice for women, communities of color, immigrant families, gender-nonconforming individuals, all-faith practitioners, and people with disabilities.

Click here for more information.

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Girl Be Heard: Unplugged 2018
Dec
16
3:00 PM15:00

Girl Be Heard: Unplugged 2018

GBH Unplugged is an informal open mic event that brings together girls from Sunday Workshops with girls from our after school programs. The material presented included new work developed over the course of fall workshops by our 2017-2018 workshop members and pieces developed in the classrooms. Topics included family, race, gender, body image, sexuality, school, bullying, and other themes around what it means to be a girl today.
Click here to purchase tickets.

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Gotta Love Girls Gala
Oct
22
6:30 PM18:30

Gotta Love Girls Gala

Join us in celebrating our annual Gotta Love Girls Gala! This year we will be honoring our Fairy Godmothers: Mandy Gonzalez, star of Hamilton and In the Heights and social justice champion of the #FearlessSquad, & Sayu Bhojwani, first, youngest NYC Commissioner of Immigrant Affairs, founder of New American Leaders, working to get immigrants elected to office! Don’t miss this magical night of theater and dancing. Tickets will sell out. Don’t miss your chance!

Click here to purchase tickets.

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Mainstage 2018
May
2
to May 12

Mainstage 2018

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Performance Dates

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 at 7PM.

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 at 7PM.

Friday, May 4th, 2018 at 7PM.

Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at 7PM.

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 at 7PM.

Thursday, May 10th, 2018 at 7PM.

Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 7PM.

Saturday, May 12th, 2018 at 7PM.

Email girlbeheard@girlbeheard.org to secure your tickets.

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Women’s History Month Celebration & Performance
Mar
22
6:00 PM18:00

Women’s History Month Celebration & Performance

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Please join Girl Be Heard at council member Vanessa L. Gibson’s Womens History event, celebrating and honoring women of education and uniformed services. We will be recognizing the accomplishments of women leaders who have demonstrated passion and dedication in positively influencing the lives of children and families within the community.
For more information click here or call 718-588-7500.

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Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Panel Discussion: Cyber & School Bullying

The Speaker, AT&T, and the Department of Education will collaborate this year to air a compilation of anti-cyberbullying films and provide parents with vital information about popular social media platforms, how they are used to bully, and ways they can monitor and protect their children from cyberbullying and school bullying. Each screening will be accompanied by a panel discussion with experts and a Q&A session. 

The Speaker, AT&T, and the Department of Education will collaborate this year to air a compilation of anti-cyberbullying films and provide parents with vital information about popular social media platforms, how they are used to bully, and ways they can monitor and protect their children from cyberbullying and school bullying. Each screening will be accompanied by a panel discussion with experts and a Q&A session. 

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Girls Read For Girls
Nov
5
3:00 PM15:00

Girls Read For Girls

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Sunday, November 5th, 2017, 3-5pm


Celebrate the Girls Read for Girls read-a-thon! In this collaboration with our local arts center, Girl Be Heard company members will participate in reading original work for K-8th graders at the Brooklyn Museum. The day’s events will raise money for the Malala Fund, which works to secure the rights of girls to a minimum of twelve years of education.


This event is free but requires registration. 
Click here for more info

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Dr. J Marion Sims Protest
Oct
19
4:00 PM16:00

Dr. J Marion Sims Protest

  • Central Park West New York, NY United States (map)
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Thursday October 19th, 2017, 4pm

Central Park, New York, NY                                                                  
Girl Be Heard’s artist-activists will be participating at this protest in Central Park calling for the removal of statues of Dr. J Marion Sims, who used cruel methods of discovery when working with women.

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