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LADYFEST CINCINNATI is a multi-faceted 3-day festival promoting women involved in arts and activism. Ladyfest Cincinnati 2015, being held October 15 through October 17, will focus on musical and multi-media performances, visual art, educational workshops, community building and empowerment. The festival seeks to encourage, support, inspire, and highlight the music+art made by women* of Cincinnati’s independent scene as well as showcase influential and inspiring musicians and artists, both emerging and established.

We’d LOVE to see you EACH AND EVERY DAY of Ladyfest Cincinnati 2015, but if you can ONLY be with us one day, follow these simple instructions for purchasing a SINGLE-DAY PASS:  click on ’Tickets’ and select the appropriate date you want to attend from the ’SELECT A DATE...’ dropdown box at the top.

*Schedule/performers subject to change without notice.  
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Saturday, October 17 • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Poetry/Spoken Word - Saturday

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Poetry and spoken word, in a round robin format, by some of Cincinnati's best female writers and performers. Tonight's lineup includes:

  • Desirae Hosley
  • Kendall Jolley
  • Nicole Combs
  • Floetic Flo Malone
  • Abby Friend

*Poets subject to change without notice. 

Artists
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Abby Friend

Abby Friend was born in 1993 in Cincinnati, Ohio. She found an early passion in art as a young child and graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2015. Abby’s work is inspired by the way that the body relates to the spaces it inhabits, which creates a balance between sculptural forms and a performative practice. Interrogating the relationships between... Read More →
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Desirae Hosley

Leader of the new (teen poetry generation) school/Teacher Artist-In-Residence at Northside's WordPlay, Desirae Hosley AKA The Silent Poet lets her words speak for themselves when she blesses the mic with the fierceness of a lioness.
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Kendall Jolley

Kendall Jolley is a writer, librettist and new music producer living in Cincinnati. She is general director and co­founder of Cincinnati's North American New Opera Workshop (NANOWorks) and co­-founder of Cincinnati Soundbox. Her words are set to music by a variety of composers, and have been performed around the globe. In November her song cycle about Pussy Riot, Prisoner | | of Conscience (with music composed by longtime collaborator... Read More →


Saturday October 17, 2015 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Listing Loon 4124 Hamilton Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45223

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