- This event has passed.
Screening Performance ~ Women of Resolution
October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm$25 – $35
“Whether or not someone has made a mistake in their past doesn’t change the fact that they’re still a human being. That we are still human beings who belong here in this country and who belong here with our families and our children.” – Araceli Velasquez Denver, CO
Join our free livestream event at Park Hill UMC & Temple Micah
with Araceli Velasquez. Snacks provided!
On October 14, We will watch the livestream premier of Motus Theater’s stage performance of Women of Resolution – featuring the stories of four Colorado women in sanctuary: Araceli Velasquez, Ingrid Encalada Latorre, Rosa Sabido, and Sandra Lopez. Their stories will be read by members of the Colorado House of Representatives, including Rep. Mike Foote,
Representative Leslie Herod , Rep. Joseph Salazar, and Rep. Jonathan Singer The Women of Resolution performance is developed from interviews and photos by the awardwinning journalist, Joel Dyer (Boulder Weekly), and woven together with music sung by Teresita Lozano.
This performance component is followed by a live poetic response from award-winning feminist and civil rights slam poet, Dominique Christina-Poet, and a talkback discussion with sanctuary leaders, including Jeanette Vizguerra and Sandra Lopez, who won her freedom from sanctuary in August.
The event ends with a call to action from the AFSC & Coloradans For Immigrant Rights and Faith in Action.
● You can purchase tickets to the live event in Boulder at eTown: https://www.etown.org/events/women-of-resolution/
● Sign up to host a live-stream in your organization or community: https://goo.gl/forms/DHhCDems2lAsKul03