Dirty Laundry: Loads of Prose

Presented by Wash and Dry Productions

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Volume 34: Sex, Lies, and Lost Socks

LITQUAKE — West Coast Chapter

October 17, 2015 — 7:15pm — at Mission Laundromat, 3282 22nd Street, San Francisco, CA

From the delicate wash to the spin cycle, the dark stains that come to light when six women air their dirty secrets from the laundromat of life. Dirty Laundry: Loads of Prose the NYC based laundromat series's West Coast Chapter.


Dirty Laundry: Loads of Prose was an early supporter and producing organization for EVERY FOLD MATTERS, a site specific hybrid docu/performance with film that too place in several laundromats around NYC. The creative team of Lizzie Olesker and Lynne Sachs, alsong with actors Ching Valdes, Jasmine Holloway, Veraalba Santa, Tony Torn have embarked on a film based on the performance. They have a Kickstarter campaign that I encourage you to check out and support.

— Emily

What is Dirty Laundry?

This project is made possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative Communities and the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, supported by NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs and NYSCA, administered through the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

"You always leave something in the laundromat."
Jonathan Baumbach, author, You

"I enjoy a venue where you are reading to the not already converted."
Marie Ponsot, poet

"Unusual venues are good ideas...they integrate reading into the real world."
Roy Blount, Jr., author of Alphabet Juice.

Read All About Dirty Laundry

  • Emily Rubin - Producer
  • Caroline Dworin - Illustrator