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Reverend Billy and The Stop Shopping Gospel Choir at SF City Hall and more
Date Friday June 03
Time 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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REVEREND BILLY AND THE STOP SHOPPING GOSPEL CHOIR COME TO THE BAY AREA!

Reverend Billy and The Stop Shopping Gospel Choir return to the Bay Area June 1-6 for a series of actions, parking lot services and two full revival services at San Francisco's Victoria Theatre (http://www.victoriatheatre.org) June 4th & 5th at 8 pm.

Don’t miss the Reverend and the Choir's visit to San Francisco City Hall where they'll perform and encourage the city's leaders to pass the nation's strongest sweatshop-free ordinance and Fair Trade/Organic law. June 6 at 11:30 am.

Reverend Billy and The Church of Stop Shopping are performance activists from New York City. Their work illuminates the impact of transnational global capital and commodification on neighborhoods, governments,
individuals’ rights and the imagination. The revival service includes a 5-piece band and a 35 voice choir.

To find out more and for reservation info, check out our website, http://www.revbilly.com

WHO WILL SURVIVE THE SHOPOCALYPSE?

Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Gospel Choir swarm Northern California for the SHOPOCALYPSE TOUR. Now that even "good" science tells us to slow down our consuming and take a bicycle to work; now that the SHOPTURE is at hand; now that we are all unexpectedly lifting up into air in this ETERNITY OF UNASKED-FOR CONVENIENCE. Oh children, THE SHOPOCALYPSE IS UPON US.. let us pray.

June 2nd Guerilla Drive-in, downtown Santa Cruz, 8 PM
June 3rd San Francisco City Hall 11:30 AM, Bolinas Community Center 8 PM
June 4th Victoria Theatre 8 PM
June 5th Victoria Theatre 8 PM
June 7th City Lights book- Reverend Billy reading
June 11th Harmony Festival Sebastopol, opening blessing for George Clinton


Added to the calendar on Wednesday Jun 1st, 2005 1:12 PM

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