SAWCC’s 18th Birthday Dance Party & Annual Fundraiser


Saturday, November 7
7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
@ Livestream Public
195 Morgan Ave
Brooklyn, NY

It’s time for SAWCC’s annual benefit! And we are celebrating our 18th birthday, too!  We are very excited to feature artists from our incredible community at the open, modern space, Livestream Public, in Brooklyn. Join us for an evening comedy, art, performance, and a dance party, and support the work we do to advance the visibility and development of South Asian women artists! The event will be live streamed.

DJ Tikka Masala

DJ Tikka Masala

DJ Tikka Masala has been seen on stages, or rocking afterparties for with Toshi Reagon, Meshell N’Degeocello, Talib Kweli, DJ Premier, Jean Grae, MC Lyte, Pharoahe Monch, TV on the Radio, The Gossip, Murray Hill, and the list goes on. She’s played on stages in NY, Amsterdam, and Tokyo (hopefully the list will continue to expand).
She also works as a composer for LAVA, Bessie and Obie winning acrobatic feminist dance company based in Brooklyn!

Comedian Aparna Nancherla

Aparna Nancherla

Have you watched the hilarious comedy of Aparna Nancherla? Check her out rocking Late Night with Conan O’Brien! She has written for an starred in the fantastic people of color-centered FX political comedy series, Totally Biased With Kamau Bell.You can see her now writing for Late Night With Seth Meyers!

Comedian Jimy Shah

Jimy Shah

Jimy Shah is giving this whole standup comedy thing a try. Her interest in comedy began as an intern for Saturday Night Live, which led her to studying improv at theUpright Citizens Brigade. Over the past year she’s taken her love for storytelling and comedy to the stage and today you can find her performing around NYC. You can check out her work at or follow her on Twitter @jimyshah!

Purchase Tickets Here:
$25 in advance
$30 at the door
$200 sponsorship: includes two tickets, acknowledgement on website and program, and tax donation letter

RSVP on Facebook here to stay up to date on event details!

If you cannot attend, please consider making a tax deductible donation here.

Many thanks to our sponsors!

Anita Jahan Bose
Anika Rahman
Monica Jahan Bose

Trader Joe's

Plus 91 Foundation
Only Chai
VED Living

The South Asian Women’s Creative Collective is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization and is registered with the NYS Attorney General. You may obtain a copy of the organization’s financial report by requesting it from us or from the Attorney General.Follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.