YO SOS: 99 Problems

When you can't find love, but you are willing to give it.
School, home, and boyfriend don't want to hear it. 
What would you be willing to do 
with all those barriers coming at you?

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YO S.O.S. Media Arts Campaign Showcase, featuring Urban Art Beat and Theatre of the Oppressed NYC


Youth Organizing to Save Our Streets (YO S.O.S.) gathers high school youth who want to reduce gun violence and promote community healing and youth power. Together, YO S.O.S. creates campaigns, presentations, and events to spread the message of anti-violence to our peers and the broader community. This spring, Youth Organizers collaborated with teaching artists from Theatre of the Oppressed NYC and Urban Art Beat to create a Media Arts Campaign. Join us as we debut an interactive theatre show, titled "99 Problems" and a hip-hip song and video produced by the Youth Organizers. 

Can we, stick together 
And put the guns down 
Pick up the love 
And spread it around 
Stand by eachother 
And Hold one another down
— Urban Art Beat


Repair the World NYC, is a national Jewish nonprofit devoted to making service a defining part of American Jewish life. In NYC, Repair the World focuses on education, hunger, and housing inequality in Brooklyn and Harlem. We work with local community-based partners to ensure that all of our volunteer opportunities are meaningful and impactful for both the community and the volunteers.

WHEN
April 23, 2018 at 5:00pm - 7:30pm
WHERE
Repair The World
808 Nostrand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11216
United States
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CONTACT
Katie Diamond · · (646) 504-4582
26 RSVPS
Raffaella Glasser Sarah Whitney DeVante Lewis stacie joyner Brett Degoldi Jacqueline Salas Emily Suzuki Mary Ellen Carroll McQuita James Ronald Schneider Rebecca Antsis April Glad Kaela Economos Rebecca Katz Emma Saltzberg Michele Chayka Mira Nathanson

Will you come?