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Introduction to Sins Invalid: Nomy Lamm

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Nomy Lamm, Creative Director, introduces a selection of works by Sins Invalid.

You are invited to explore some of the extraordinary work of Sins Invalid, a
disability justice performance project that centers people of color, queers,
nonbinary and trans people with disabilities.

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Introduction to Sins Invalid: Nomy Lamm, Creative Director
Works selected by Sins Invalid for exploration during this convening

Pussy Vinaigrette: The Gimp Gourmet prepares a very special recipe! Starring, written by and with fruit carving by Aurora Levins Morales

The Chili Story: A story about a chili allergy. ‘Nuf said! Written, Read and Directed by Patty Berne. Drawings by E. Russian. Edited by Ralph Dickinson.

Rodney Bell 2008: Performer Rodney Bell dances as part of Sins Invalid 2008, a performance at Brava Theater in San Francisco, CA. Sins 2007: A collage of performances from the Sins Invalid 2007 performance at the Brava Theater in San Francisco, featuring Lezlie Frye, Maria Palacios, Lateef McLeod and Lisa Thomas-Adeyemo.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha: Parts 1, 2, 3: Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha performs in Sins Invalid 2009 at Brava Theater in San Francisco

Artist Bio
Nomy Lamm Headshot

Nomy Lamm is the Creative Director of Sins Invalid, a disability justice based performance project, where they utilize their skills as a musician, illustrator, voice teacher, creative coach, and Kohenet/Hebrew Priestess. Nomy sings cosmic power ballads for the rise of the matriarchy in a band called The Beauty, and lives in Olympia, WA on occupied Squaxin / Nisqually / Chehalis land with their partner Lisa and their animal companions Dandelion, Momma, Calendula and Chanukah.