NYC World Toilet Day Screening and Celebration, Nov. 19
Enjoy craft beer on tap and delicious snacks, get engaged with local water / sanitation issues, and enjoy a live screening of the film surrounded by Squatty Potty giveaways. Full schedule as follows (subject to change).
- 2-3pm : Tinkle Power Happy Hour. Featuring drink specials, promotional giveaways from Squatty Potty, and representatives from community stakeholders such as UN Water, NYC H20, Faiths for Safe Water, Peggy Lillis Foundation, Ryan's Well Foundation and more.
- 3pm : Video welcomes from the Jamaican Toilet Summit and from Jack "Mr. Toilet" Sim, World Toilet Day founder and keynote speaker at this year's World Toilet Summit.
- 3-4pm : NYC Premiere screening of FLUSH
- 4-5pm : Panel Conversation: Where Are We Now? Featuring director Karina Mangu-Ward, The POOP Project's Shawn Shafner, Leif Percifield of DontFlush.Me, and engineer Robert Adamski. Moderated by journalist Lina Zeldovich. Guests subject to change. Livestreaming on Facebook.
- 5-5:30pm : Closing remarks
Academics, researchers, and comics share hilarious tales to celebrate World Toilet Day. From stand-up about toilets in field work, history, mental-health, societal norms, and good ole-fashioned poop stories. Come for the laughs and the cutting-edge ideas, stay for the laughs and the cutting-edge ideas.
Produced by Kyle Marian, a science communicator & former physical anthropologist. She got the comedy bug in the UK doing science stand-up with the Bright Club Comedy community and is now on a mission to train up academics & spread the smart funnies across the US.
Guest Host : Shawn "The Puru" Shafner
Performances by : Kyle Marian, Ali Mathu, Gregory Hall, Saad Sarwana, Jackson Fisher...and more to be announced! (line-up subject to change)
Doors at 6:30pm. Show at 7:00. Ages 21+. Livestreaming on Facebook.