We Rise: A Celebration of Resistance
In Collaboration with the Resistance Revival Chorus
Featuring appearances by Jojo Abot, Jocelyn Bioh, Lori Brown-Niang, Abby Dobson, Flor de Toloache, Nona Hendryx, Valerie June, Deva Mahal, Indya Moore, Jess Morales, Angel Nafis, Shakina Nayfack, Adepero Oduye, Diana Oh, Moist Paula, the Rebel Verses Ensemble, Alyssa Reiner, the Resistance Revival Chorus, and Shaina Taub.
“When the movement is strong, the music is strong.” — Harry Belafonte
"Women have been at the center of resistance and social justice movements throughout history ̶ it’s thrilling to honor and celebrate that legacy with an evening amplifying the voices of female artists and activists." — Stephanie Ybarra, Director of Special Artist Projects at The Public Theater
Join Public Forum and the Resistance Revival Chorus for a joyful look at the past, present, and future of resistance and civic engagement as the country starts to turn its attention to the midterm elections. We Rise: A Celebration of Resistance puts both the music and the movement onstage for a one-night-only event with performances, speeches, and more.