The action of snapping your fingers when hearing a story of someone that you want to support.
Support Snaps hosted by the Feminist Twins will be at Bar Robo (692 Somerset St W) on Sunday August 20th. Doors at 6:30 pm, performers to start at approx 7 pm.
This will be a night of story telling and sharing on topics of mental health, struggle, addiction, recovery and support. Please be aware there will be triggers including (but not limited to): mental illness, a range of abuse, oppression, addiction, and transphobia. In the spirit of making this event a safe[r] space, we are asking anyone who would like to preform to apply before August 10th.
Please include: Your name/stage name, Pronouns, Appox. how long your piece is/how many pieces and the subject.
Please note that we will not be selling tickets in advance, we ask that you make a donation at the door, if possible, though no one will be turned down. Funds raised goes towards some of our other projects & events, such as our free community sticker project, and our annual Feminist Fair.
The washrooms will be gender neutral.
As always, we will be hosted by the lovely Miss Helvetica Bold!
— We would like to acknowledge this event takes place on unceded Algonquin Territory — Kitchissippi Omàmiwininì Anishinabeg
In keeping a safe[r] space, we ask all those who attend to respect others by respecting pronouns and personal space. If you do not feel safe at this event, please come and speak to us (we will be wearing name tags that are labelled Jenna and Kayla). If ASL interpreters are needed, please let us know by August 10th. If you have any concerns, we also invite you to email us at [email protected]