The Moonlight Salon, 2013-2014
The Moonlight Salon (MS), is a series of night school workshops at the queer youth homeless shelter, Sylvia's Place, founded by Sylvia Rivera was Latinx gay liberation and transgender rights activist based in NY. Each workshop contains an improvised performance by its participants and was designed to give queer youths a chance to be part of the Sylvia's community through a collective art making process. MS aims to generate an ever-growing intergenerational dialogues to exchange emotional burdens from street life between a group of youths and workshop guest facilitators.
Special thanks to: Emily Miller, Kristin, Matheius Hussein, Redemption, Qing, and anoymous participants