Feb
17
9:00 PM21:00

Not Your Babe: A Galentine's Day Comedy Show

Red Dot is joining forces with comedy to give you a night full of laughs about our periods or the lack thereof! What better way to celebrate Galentine's Day?

Featured comedians include -- 

  • Sasheer Zamata of Saturday Night Live (!!!)

  • Zilla Vodnas

  • Sandy Honig

  • Shalewa Sharpe

  • Sydnee Washington

All proceeds from the comedy show will be split between the comedians and Red Dot to lead future work aimed at humanizing the period and sharing the stories that are never told. Wine will be available (for $5/glass!) as well as merchandise for a small donation! *Please bring along any feminine hygiene products you wish to donate to people in need*

 

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Nov
4
8:00 PM20:00

A Night of Period Comedy

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Red Dot x Womanly Mag are joining forces to give you a night full of laughs about our periods or lack thereof!

Featured comedians include --

  • Brittany Carney

  • Zilla Vodnas

  • Paul Mooney

  • Jenny Nelson

  • Mary Beth Barone

Happy Hour deals will be available throughout the night.

Ticket prices for the event are $20. Merchandise will be available for small donations as well. Click here to purchase tickets. 

All proceeds from the comedy show will be split between the two organizations to lead future work to humanize the period and to share the stories that are never told. Both organizations hope to raise awareness and lift the shame from menstrual issues.

Special thanks to our host, Playground Coffee Shop.

 

Ziwe

Ziwe Fumudoh

Ziwe Fumudoh is a New York based comedian. Currently, she writes on the late night show The Rundown with Robin Thede, executive produced by Chris Rock. She hosts a web series called Baited with Ziwe which was featured in Adweek. Her jokes have been quoted in numerous publications including The Onion, The Washington Post, NPR, Reductress, and The New Yorker. Additionally, Ziwe performs standup and hosts a monthly show called "Obama's America." When she is not writing or performing, she's tweeting @Ziwe.

Paul

Paul Morley Mooney

Paul Morley Mooney is a comedian and writer who works in sketch, standup, and satire. He is especially proud of his satire blog, The Weeklyish Review, and his web series, Paul & Vick.

Zilla

Zilla Vodnas

Zilla Vodnas was born and raised in Bushwick, Brooklyn. After graduating from The School of Visual Arts, Zilla wrote and produced the online sketch comedy show Super Tight. Zilla has been a featured comic at Boston's Women in Comedy Festival and the Harlem Comedy Festival. Zilla currently hosts two monthly comedy shows: The(Sis) a feminist comedy showcase at Starr Bar and Bushwick's zaniest holiday themed variety show Gran Noche.

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Mary Beth Barone

Mary Beth is a Manhattan-based comedian and actor. You can see Mary Beth performing at comedy venues around New York City like allll the time. If you don't like leaving the house to consume content, you can catch her in Viceland's comedy docu-series Funny How? Or watch her in the *hit* web series Good Sets OR Melania Trump's Victory Tour. You can also hear Mary Beth (and many esteemed guests) talk about movies, tv, and being a woman on her podcast, Mildly Offensive.

Jenny

Jenny Nelson

Jenny Nelson is a writer and comedian from Chicago based in Brooklyn. She's written for Poncho, Splitsider, Funny Or Die, The Hairpin, The Awl, Videogum, and Potluck Mag, and co-founded the temporarily-defunct satirical lifestyle blog Lark & Olive. She co-hosts a live monthly comedy and lecture series called The Simple Show and performs around the city. For more information, please visit her Twitter and Instagram.

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Brittany Carney

Brittany Carney is a standup comedian based in Washington, DC. She recently featured for Wyatt Cenac at Underground Comedy's The Big Hunt, and hosted for Moshe Kasher at the DC Improv. Other highlight experiences include the Kennnedy Center's District of Comedy Festival, Underground Comedy Fest, and Nerdist's Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction Live. 

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Sep
23
5:00 PM17:00

Daisy Skelton Homecoming Show

On September 23, 2017 from 5:00 PM - until late, join us at Daisy Skelton's Homecoming Show. Experience and bid on sensational pieces from local, Massachusetts artists and enjoy catered food donated by Brass Buckle. All proceeds collected will go toward Red Dot Campaign, Inc.

See you there!

Daisy Skelton Homecoming Show
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Aug
19
6:00 PM18:00

Embrace Sustainability

  • 106 North 3rd Street Brooklyn, NY, 11249 United States (map)
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Embrace the Period is back and this time we're focusing on sustainability!

On August 19, Red Dot will be hosting its second annual Embrace the Period art show from 6-10 p.m. at 106 North 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11249. This year’s show will feature work inspired by the period with a focus on sustainable menstrual practices. Experience the raw talent of our live painters Frank Abbott and Chanah Haddad, participate in our silent auction and take home one-of-a-kind merchandise, and flow through our artist instillation while sippin on wine and dancing to Red Dot's Lit A$$ Playlist. 

Entry to the event will be in the form of a menstrual resource donation (i.e. a package of pads, tampons, menstrual cups, etc). All products collected will be donated to underfunded schools.

Check out who we have lined up for the show! Follow them on Instagram!

LIVE PAINTERS

Georgina Arroyo (@supgeemun)

Chanah Haddad (@muppet_blood)


SIGNATURE ARTISTS

Pink Bits (@pink_bits)

Rachel Jones (@rachelkapisak)

Sam Storch (@samstorchdidthat)

Kiyomi Taylor (@kiyomitay)


CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS

Caroline Hilson (@carolinehorimoto)

Erin Leann (@erinleannworks)

Eva Woolrdige (@ewphotos1)

Lauren Rinaldi (@laurinaldi)

Chloe Rubenstein (@crubens01)

Sage Youngblood (@sageyoungblood)

 

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Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

Red Dot Wellness Cycle

Join us Saturday July 15th for a special, pop-up event filled with physical, spiritual and wellness workshops. From 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, start your morning with positive affirmation, followed by a guided meditation, and a Creating Sex Magic yoga workshop led by Boneseed, Alessandra Calderin. By the afternoon enjoy a social break with wine, snacks and mini tarot card readings, ending with a wellness and balance workshop led by Shaunda Lambert.

Use this opportunity to connect and align your mind, body and spirit to prepare yourself for your next project. This event provides a positive space for networking, and strategies for developing your best self for any situation. Tickets are $30 and all proceeds of this event will go toward Red Dot’s annual art show on August 19th, an exhibition featuring work inspired by the period in order to end the social stigmas associated with menstruation. Purchase tickets here! (Please bring your own yoga mat)

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-dot-wellness-cycle-tickets-36003787297

Workshop Presenters

Julio Rivera

Julio Rivera is a meditation teacher-in-training with MindBodyGreen. Mindfulness transformed his life after difficulties with managing stress and has committed to making it his lifes' purpose. He left his full-time job as an app developer to help spread meditation as an effective tool to living a happier life. He launched an online community to make it easier to access teachers as well as other meditators to connect with. 

Instagram:@ juliorivera.nyc

Shaunda Lambert

Shaunda is not a modern-day Carrie Bradshaw, but she likes to think she is. When she’s not taking a stab at writing for her website Simply Shaunda, she is a full-time marketing gal in the advertising space, focused on community engagement, the management of human capital, diversity and inclusion.  As a Developmental Career Coach, she navigates creative professionals through the obstacles of the job hunt and career transitions. She has a great focus on her clients understanding the importance of being passionate about career but also having the balance to promote a better quality of life. 


When she’s not adulting, she’s most likely pretending to be a wanderlust queen, curating new recipes, or having a conversation about self-awareness, meditation and expression. She strives to create safe spaces for individuals to be inspired to become the most balance self, both in work and life. Visit her website at SimplyShaunda.com

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Alessandra Calderin 

Alessandra is a writer, reader, witch, Ravenclaw, teacher and performer based in Brooklyn, New York. Hailing from Miami, Florida, Alessandra grew up in a rich culture that combined Cuban, Catholic, Jewish and Colombian influence thanks to the integration of her mixed family. For more information visit her website alessandracalderin.com

Tarot:
Calderin has had the supreme honor of sustaining a mentorship with the great Lindsay Mack of Wild Soul Healing for over a year from one-on-one teachings to immersive retreats and ceremonies. She furthers her practice through meditation and scholarly study of allegory and archetypes. She believes in the magic of science and is thrilled by concepts beyond human comprehension.

Yoga: 
Calderin completed her 200 hour training at Yoga Shanti after studying and practicing with a range of incredible teachers.

Source: alessandracalderin.com

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May
4
6:00 PM18:00

Eco-Sexy Periods with Sustainable Cycles and Fun Factory

Thu, May 4, 2017, 6:00 PM

Babeland and eco-conscious toy company Fun Factory are hosting Sustainable Cycles, a non-profit that focuses on sustainable menstruation and mobility. Sustainable Cycles will share tips on sexy and eco-friendly ways to have fun in the bedroom all month long, go-to menstrual products, and the benefits of cycling on your cycle.

Enjoy Babeland Bubbly and enter to win a raffle prize featuring luxury Fun Factory toys and period-positive gear. Plus, bring boxed menstrual products and receive extra raffle tickets! Red Dot and #HappyPeriod will be collecting these donations to provide to the homeless.

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Babeland SoHo
43 Mercer Street
NY, NY 10013

 

 

 

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