RITES OF PASSAGE 2013

The first incarnation of Rites of Passage in June of 2013, was directed by Pooja Prema 
and co-created in collaboration with 60 local people (mostly women) age 3 to 89
in a former historic Women's Club building in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.

WATCH THE 2013 TRAILER

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ROOMS of CURE 

Girlhood 
Adolescence
Sisterhood
Maidenhood
The Kitchen / Woman as Domestic Goddess
Cycles celebrating the menstrual cycle & the cycle of life
The Wise Wound honoring menstruation
A Womb of Her Owndedicated to pregnancy
The Closet of Collections / Woman as Archivist 
Hysteria— exploring wild nature, sexuality & mental health
Motherhood
Our Fathers— an altar to our relationships with our fathers
Menopause
The Web— honoring the threads of our interbeing
Animus— about woman's inner male 
No Longer Secreta series of small rooms about #metoo
The Body Room
The Elder Room
After All is Said & Done—an altar-room to death
The Re-Birth Canal— in ode to the vagina, death & rebirth

 

 

WILD

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WITCHES

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