Celebrating Women’s International Day

By: Ashmar Mandou

Lawndale News Chicago's Bilingual Newspaper - Local NewsIn honor of Women’s International Day, we compiled a list of events that celebrate the achievements of women. This weekend, be sure to mingle, network, or simply witness the work of some of the most incredible women, here in Chicago.

Aguijón Theater
Celebration of International Women’s Day
2707 N. Laramie Ave.
Friday, March 8th at 6pm.
Ticket price $10
Aguijón Theater will host a celebration and a conversation among eight Chicago Latina women, ranging from community leaders, educators, and artists.
To purchase tickets or for more information, call 773-637-5899.

Carlos and Dominguez Fine Arts Gallery
Voces de Mujeres-2013: An art exhibit in celebration of International Women’s Day
1538 W. Cullerton St.
Friday, March 8th
Ticket price: Free. RSVP to feriadelalun@yahoo.com
There is no better way to celebrate International Women’s Day than to showcase five women artists who, in their unique voices, allow us to see and feel the world with all its beauty, joy, and pain. For more information, call 73-580-8053.

Teatro Luna
Generation Sex {oh!}
Instituto Cervantes, 31 W. Ohio
March 8th, 9th, and 10th
Ticket price: $20 door entrance
In honor of Women’s Heritage Month, Teatro Luna decided to share with you a workshop version of a new play they are working on, created and directed by Teatro Luna Touring Ensemble and Alexandra Meda. To purchase tickets, visit www.teatroluna.org or call 773-819-5862.

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