• GIRL RISING presented by Restless Buddha Productions

    by  • September 18, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Around the world, millions of girls face barriers to education that boys do not. And yet, when you educate a girl, you can break cycles of poverty in just one generation.  GIRL RISING is a movement for girls’ education that Restless Buddha Productions are proud to support. It’s also a ground-breaking film directed by Academy Award nominee Richard E. Robbins with...

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    Tate Live: Suzanne Lacy Silver Action

    by  • February 2, 2013 • 0 Comments

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    On Feb 3, hundreds of women aged sixty-plus who took part in activist movements from the 1950s to 80s will converge on The Tate Modern Tanks to participate in Suzanne Lacy’s live artwork, Silver Action.  I’ll be following live via twitter (hashtag #silveraction). The diverse groups of women (from all across the UK) will...

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    Southbank Centre is RISING!

    by  • January 28, 2013 • 2 Comments

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          **** UPDATED: FULL DETAILS OF OUR SOUTHBANK CENTRE RISING NOW AVAILABLE AT: http://restlessbuddha.com/southbankrising **** We’re super excited to be rising at the SOUTHBANK on the 14th for ONE BILLION RISING! Stay tuned for further details! And save the date for the Southbank’s fabulous upcoming: WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL!  WEDNESDAY 6 MARCH 2013 –...

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    Grace Belgravia RISING!

    by  • January 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

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    Restless Buddha is Rising with GRACE BELGRAVIA! February 14, 2013 Restless Buddha is proud to have Grace Belgravia, a stunning new women’s only members club, rising with us and joining the One Billion Rising campaign! Watch the One Billion Rising anthem below: To watch the clip on youtube click here. Want to learn the dance? Watch the...

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    The Young Vic is RISING!

    by  • January 23, 2013 • 1 Comment

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      **** PLEASE NOTE SPACE FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL **** The Restless Buddha is Rising with The Young Vic! February 14, 2013 1 PM sharp at The Cut Bar! WHY: One in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. One billion women violated is an atrocity....

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    Whatever happened to that lady called Grandma?

    by  • January 19, 2013 • 7 Comments

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    A few nights ago, I went to the Women’s Parliamentary Labour Party evening at the House of Commons for women in the press and media. On the agenda were two main topics: Labour’s campaign against domestic violence (including One Billion Rising), and Labour’s relatively new Commission on Older Women. Being already involved in the OBR campaign,...

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    LONDON RISING! Eve Ensler, Thandie Newton, Anoushka Shankar, and more at Cafe de Paris – Feb 4th, 2013

    by  • January 10, 2013 • 1 Comment

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       DANCE is Freedom, Celebration, REVOLUTION! On February 4th, ONE BILLION RISING LONDON will be holding LONDON RISING -  a one night, charity fundraising THEATRICAL DANCE PARTY, featuring special guest and V-Day founder Eve Ensler, actress Thandie Newton, and internationally acclaimed musician Anoushka Shankar. There will also be performances of two new monologues written specially...

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