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US and Russian diplomats spar over Pussy Riot

CNN - 05 Feb 2014
(CNN) -- The U.S. and Russian ambassadors to the United Nations have exchanged a flurry of Twitter posts about the controversial punk rock band Pussy Riot. Meanwhile, Russian media suggested a Russian athlete in the Sochi Games may have been ...
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Pussy Riot Taps Kickstarter to Fund Theatrical Prison Show

BLOUIN ARTINFO - 27 Jul 2017
Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova has taken to Kickstarter to raise £60,000 for the development of a breakthrough immersive theatre project based on the prison experiences of two of the feminist punk rock band's members. Both Nadya Tolokonnikova and ...
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Pussy Riot, the band that defied Putin, comes to Glasgow

The Times - 26 Jul 2017
Pussy Riot, the feminist punk group who brazenly defied Vladimir Putin, are to perform in Scotland. The band members were jailed as enemies of the Russian state after they performed a song entitled Mother of God, Drive Putin Away in a Moscow cathedral ...
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“Riot Days” brings back Pussy Riot songs

Open Democracy - 19 Jul 2017
Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot during a performance of their new music theatre show "Riot Days" in Los Angeles. (c) Ronen Tivony/SIPA USA/PA Images. All rights reserved.“Freedom doesn't exist if you don't fight for it every day and I'm riding in a car ...
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Pussy Riot, the Art Star and the Island of Dreams, Part 1

HuffPost - 05 Jul 2017
The painter tried to make contact with Pussy Riot leader Nadezhda “Nadya” Tolokonnikova, but that is not a simple thing to do. It is easier to book Katy Perry or Rihanna for a First Birthday. (In the Hawai'ian culture, a First Birthday party is as ...
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Pussy Riot plans prison theater 'It Can Happen Anywhere'

The Daily Star - 24 Jul 2017
YORK: The frontwoman of Russian punk provocateurs Pussy Riot is planning to recreate her prison ordeal through an immersive theatrical piece with a message to audiences – it can happen to you. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova announced that the project, ...
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Pussy Riot Founder Slams Liberals' Obsession With Putin

AlterNet - 18 Jul 2017
Members of "Pussy Riot" Nadezhda Tolokonnikova (R), Maria Alyokhina (L) and Yekaterina Samutsevich sit in a glass-walled cage after being sentenced in Moscow. Vladimir Putin has become a fixture in the U.S. political conversation, as a majority of ...
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Pussy Riot's Latest Project Turns Buildings Into Protest Art

VICE - 29 Jun 2017
You know who Pussy Riot is. But hey, just in case your memory is profoundly bad, let's go over the details. The Russian punk band and feminist-anarchists shot to fame in 2012 after performing their anti-Orthodox church number "Punk Prayer" in Moscow's ...
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Pussy Riot, the Art Star and the Island of Dreams, Part 2

HuffPost - 06 Jul 2017
The marketing of The Tempest was limited to an events newsletter from the Honolulu Museum of Art. The invitation to the free event caught my eye by chance. The audience on the night of the performance was art-centric, or as the Russian put it, “the art ...
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Pussy Riot are coming to Belfast

Belfast Live - 20 Jul 2017
And for £19 you will be able to see the punk band in all their glory at Mandela Hall. The members of the feminist group were thrown in jail a few months after singing a song laced with obscenities at Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in February ...
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Of creeping brains and Pussy Riot: Q & A with Jeffrey Lewis

News Dispatch - 15 Jul 2017
At the same time I suppose I was reading about the trial of Pussy Riot, and some of the statements the women made in court were so powerful and inspirational and shockingly brave, it was like the complete opposite of the attitudes I had seen in the New ...
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Pussy Riot stage show coming to London

Complete Music Update - 13 Jul 2017
Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot's theatrical show 'Riot Days' will receive its UK premiere at the Islington Assembly Hall on 17 Nov, it has been announced. A collaboration with musicians Alexander Cheparukhin, the show is based on Alyokhina's book of the ...
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Pussy Riot to play in Bristol

Bristol24/7 - 17 Jul 2017
Three members of the band were imprisoned for “hooliganism motivated by religious hatred” in 2012 after a protest performance inside Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. The protest was directed at the Orthodox Church leaders' support of Vladimir ...

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