March 2010 – 99 years

March 25, 2010 – 99 years since the infamous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire

What will you do to stand up for justice today?

Thursday, March 25, 2010
6:30 – 8:30pm
Judson Memorial Church
(55 Washington Square South at Thompson Street)
Free – all are welcome!

Let MC Annie Lanzillotto & her band Fiasco take you on a sneak peek of exciting performance works being created for the 2011 Centennial

  • Labor of Love – a play with music by Vincent Cuccina
  • Triangle – a puppet opera by Patrick Keppel & Bradley Kemp
  • Soliloquy for a Seamstress – a one person play by LuLu LoLo
  • Triangle: From the Fire – an oratorio & dance/theater piece by Elizabeth Swados & Cecilia Rubino

with special guests: Marc Ribot
Mud/Bone + Johnny Mandolin + Hannah Temple

Refreshments donated by Jimmy’s No. 43 + Essex Restaurant , flyers and photos printed by PDI of New Jersey, a Union Operated, highly customized American Printing Company – support our sponsors!

Help spread the word by sharing our flyer
Please RSVP!

Thank you to the performers, Judson Memorial Church and the Metropolitan Chapter of the Victorian Society of America for your support!


Check out our calendar to find more events planned for the 99 year anniversary.

Workers United will host the official commemoration

Triangle Factory Building (Brown Building)
corner of Washington Place and Greene Street – one block east of Washington Square Park
March 25, 2010
11:30a – Music
12 noon – Commemoration
Check out their flyer – looking forward to seeing you there!

Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire – A Lecture with Hasia Diner

Hosted by the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation
Monday, March 22, 2010
6:30 – 8:00 P.M.
Judson Memorial Assembly Hall
239 Thompson Street
Free; reservations required.
RSVP: to or 212-475-9585 ext. 35

Lower East Side History Project

Andrea Coyle leads a special walking tour on Women Movers & Shakers: Special Triangle Shirtwaist Fire Anniversary Tour on the afternoon of March 25. Sign up today!

Education and Labor Collaborative
Need a break on March 25th?? Adelphi has set aside a room for folks who want to rest between events:
Thursday, March 25
3 – 6p
Adelphi University
75 Varick Street
Room #272

Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture
Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire with Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition
Sunday, March 28
53 Prospect Park West
(across from Prospect Park at Second Street)

Triangle Fire Memorial Tribute
Board Chairman Vincent C. Maltese cordially invites all Triangle Fire Memorial & Historical Association members and friends to attend a memorial ceremony and tribute to all 146 victims for the 99th Anniversary of the historic tragedy.
Thursday, March 25th, 7pm
CNL Center, Christ the King High School
68-02 Metropolitan Avenue Middle Village, NY 11379
Admission is FREE. Coffee and cake will be served. The Christ The King Concert Chorus will perform under the direction of Choir Director Heather Arzberger Meaghan Mapes- Coordinator. Anthony Como- M.C. Hosts: Cav. Tony DiPiazza, Rosemarie A. Iacovone, Serphin R. Maltese, Frank Messano, Rose Sproviero Invocations: Msgr.Nicholas W. Sivillo Rabbi Morton Pomerantz

David von Drehle at the Tenement Museum
March 25, 6:30p
Tenement Museum
108 Orchard Street, NYC

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