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Hands Up Hoodies Down

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Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin TX

Sep 17 - 26 2015
Hands Up Hoodies Down

“Hands Up Hoodies Down blends slam poetry, music, rap, movement, and improvisation together for a poignant piece with a message as loud and clear as the chants at rallies nationwide: #BlackLivesMatter”. —Austin Chronicle, March 2015

Hands Up Hoodies Down is a protest song sung in the key of high octane spoken word stanzas exploding through tears and heartache; it’s the balled fist full of possibilities; it’s the feeling of the day after the riot and no place to buy groceries; it’s the

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets: $30-$10

$30 Priority Seating

$20 General Admission

$10 Artist/Student/Senior

Contact: 5124785282

Email: melissa@vortexrep.org

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The VORTEX

2307 Manor Road, Austin, TX 78722

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