GenderBlender Weekend July   4 - 5 - 6

GenderBlender Weekend July 4 - 5 - 6

The weekend of 4th, 5th and 6th July will also be centred exclusively on GenderBlender.
On 4 July a full-day conference will be held at Natlab, followed by a special GenderBlender evening programme. Then on 5 July the programme will be tying

in with Pink Saturday. And for those who would like to take this opportunity and dress
up as a member of the opposite sex: on Sunday 6 July you can visit none other than Louis(e) De Ville from Paris (famous for her Dragking Soirees Garçonnes) and Danny Cordromp. Drag queens and kings galore!


July 2nd - 9th

Gender Swap Hack Lab by BeAnotherLab.

July 4th
GenderBlender conference (Natlab auditory, between 13.00 and 17.00) with lectures by prof. Uta Brandes about gender and design, artist Heater Cassils who uses her body as a sculptural mass, artist Hannah Honeywill about her research about letting go of gender and the distinction between male and female as a guiding principle in our society and a debate about the remarkable website This afternoon you can also enjoy various performances and films. 

Friday July 4th | Conference Program
- 1.00 pm reception at Natlab Auditorium
- 1.30 pm Keynote with Professor Uta Brandes about gender and design
- 2.15 pm Keynote with artist Heather Cassils
- 3.00 pm Short interval
- 3.30 pm Willem Popelier about his work En Vogue from his point of view (ovb)
- 4.15 pm Debate about
- 5.00 pm Drink at MU | Strijp S with a performance by Gabriel Maher

Friday July 4th | Dinnershow with Sven Ratzke
This unique dinner show will take place in the evening on Friday July 4th, beginning at 7pm, in the elegant-turned variety theater upper floor of the Ketelhuis in Strijp S.
- 7.00 pm reception
- 7.30 pm start dinnershow
- 10.15 pm drinks

During this dinnershow, Sven Ratzke challenges us to think outside the box, with a mix of old and new repertoire.


July 5th (Roze Zaterdag)

- All day Passportraits - performance by Efrat Zehavi 
- 6.00 pm - 7.00 pm Ego 1.04 performance by Hanneke Kuijpers
Click here for more information about this performance.


July 6th

- 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm Workshop 'Woman for a day' by Danny Cordromp
- 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm Workshop 'Man for a day' hosted by Louis(e) de Ville

Click here for more information and applying the workshops 'Woman for a day' and here for the workshop 'Man for a day'.