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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Care Presents Oratio Imperata
WA] – Rad Care presents Oratio Imperata, a Podcast on OratioImperata.org as
well as a ceremony and dance performance March 2nd and 3rd
at the Rendezvous.
Care in collaboration with Collective of Geniuses (CoG) and SWOP Seattle is
proud to bring Oratio Imperata to Rendezvous on March 2nd and 3rd
featuring Rev. Austin Adkinson invoking liturgical action beseeching an end to
this calamity we are surviving, to end our grave need for our basic needs. Further
dance invocation by Baphomet, Zee St.James, Smitty Buckler and more. This ceremony
is a double featuring with the Art of Activism at the blank annual at the
Seattle Area Sex Worker Symposium (SASS). Tickets to Oratio Imperata are $20
presale, $25 day of and the rest of SASS can be found at http://www.swop-seattle.org/sass.
This event is 21+.
Austin Adkinson (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a key leader in the United Methodist
Queer Clergy Caucus, a member of the Pan-Eros United Methodist Queer Clergy
Caucus, an educator with Consent Academy, a member of the Pan-Eros Foundation
board, and the pastor of Haller Lake UMC in north Seattle. When not involved in
this and other social justice work or nerding out on scripture that didn’t make
it into the New Testament, they might be found taking a break by downhill
skiing or snagging some introvert time.
Buckler is an amalgamation of grey area politicized identities. They express
themselves through the intersections of being an artist, organizer, writer,
performer, dancer, coder, researcher, healer, and advocate. They have been
creating opportunities for qtpoc spectrum artists since 2005 through the
Collective of Geniuses (CoG). CoG is now working to bridge the gap between art
as social change and essential healing tools with a project called Rad Care.
Enthusiasts of Smitty say among their other qualities, one is phlebotomizing
the patriarchy of all its evil blood, replacing it with liquid glitter. This is
apparent in their art and the fierceness they bring to intersectional activism.
is new to the stage in this manifestation. They bring street realness in their
sexy arrogant lyrical dance style influenced by Isaiah Tillman, ate9, and Dani
Tirrell. Once you get a taste, you are going to want more so get tickets for
St. James is an enby sex worker from Detroit who dabbles in community
organizing. While they grew up in the performing arts, they took an abrupt
hiatus a few years ago. Using movement for the purpose of trauma healing, they
explore grief, disability, and gender drag of sex work.
Cory Cocktail is a performer and non-binary kink professional, international adventure consultant and that is all they are going to tell us so more of a surprise.