Celebrate International Women's Day at Stormont

Pencil drawing of a suffragette breaking a window with the NI Assembly logo underneath

The Speaker of the Northern Ireland Assembly
invites you to a special event to celebrate:
 

International Women’s Day 2018
 
Join us at Parliament Buildings on
Thursday 8 March at 6.15pm
for a light supper followed by an exclusive showing of:
 

‘Shrieking Sisters’
 
A play by Maggie Cronin and Carol Moore.
 

‘Shrieking Sisters’ tells the fascinating and lesser known story of Ulster and Irish suffragettes in the early years of the 20th century.
 
Following the play, radio and television presenter Marie-Louise Muir will host a panel debate with experts in the field of female empowerment including: Paula Bradley MLA, Chair of the Northern Ireland Assembly Women’s Caucus; the playwright and actress Maggie Cronin; leading feminist historians Dr Margaret Ward and Dr Myrtle Hill and Young Women’s Development Worker Emma Johnston. 
 
For tickets please RSVP by 5 March 2018 to:
Tel: 028 90 418365
Email: outreach@niassembly.gov.uk
 
Please note: Places at the event will be limited and tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  
Please let us know if you have any access or dietary requirements.