Sunday, 04/18/10 1:00 pm (doors at noon)
Reverend Billy and The Life After Shopping Gospel Choir
This rousing Earth Day event focuses on Mountaintop Removal in Appalachia, with special guests from affected areas in Coal River Valley, West Virginia and astounding images of Mountaintop Removal with a set of Hot Gospel Music and an inspiring call to action by Reverend Billy.
The Highline Ballroom
431 West 16th St (btwn 9th and 10th Ave
all ages, 12$, full bar and brunch menu-no minimum
Tickets at http://www.highlineballroom.com/bio.php?id=1378
Information at http://www.revbilly.com/events/earth-exultations-at-the-highline-ballroom
ACE to 14th st
L to 8th ave
"It's an act, a kind of performance art, almost a form of religion."
—New York Times
“Rev and his choir now enrapture large audiences... with sermons such as these to which Jesus Himself would have said, Amen.” –Kurt Vonnegut
Photos and follow-up available Danny Valdes
Added by Rev. Billy and The Church of Lif on April 6, 2010