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BALTIC is Curious 2018

Sunday 8 July 19.00

Sunday 8 July 19.00

Finale event of curious festival 2018

A day of female led queer arts culminating in an evening showcase of Liz Aggiss' work Slap and Tickle.

11.00 Difference is what we have in common - raising the flag performance, part of Lubaina Himid’s exhibition Our Kisses are Petals, FREE
11.00 – 17.00 The Inflatable Church of Love, Pop up female led workshops, talks, exhibitions and more FREE
19.00 Finale performance Slap and Tickle by Liz Aggiss Tickets £12 - £10 Early bird until 30 June

Liz Aggiss’ performance Slap and Tickle is a dark and ribald physical commentary on cultural mores, forays and sexual taboos. Liz Aggiss places herself centre stage in this solo performance in a vociferously moving and disorientating display of contradictions and interpretations, on girls, ladies, women, mummys, mothers, bitches and dogs, pensioners and senior citizens. Decoding mythologies, platitudes, refrains and old wives tales, this performance navigates itself into a feminist soup; it is push and pull, punishment and reward, slap and tickle... all the way home.

14yrs+ only. 14-17yrs to be accompanied by an adult.

Produced by curious festival and BALTIC | curious festival celebrates and explores Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer cultures through the arts.