FRIDAY, MARCH 16 2018 at The RIALTO THEATRE.
Get ready for a mind dazzling multi-media masterpiece with interwoven music, stories, film, live theatre, and poetry with seamless transitions.
Featuring Kimberley Motley’s inspiring fight to bring identity back to women around the world, with performances by members of the HATCH network, Paul Durham, Steve Connell, and Grammy-nominated musicians KT Tunstall and Philip Sheppard.
THIS EVENT IS TO RAISE AWARENESS AND FUNDING. Proceeds will go to THE IDENTITY PROJECT, empowering women with identity, and the HATCH student scholarship fund, broadening horizons for tomorrow’s leaders, both tax-deductible non-profits.
THE IDENTITY PROJECT
Who would you be without an identity? In many countries, including the United States, millions of women are either unable to or prohibited from obtaining a simple ID, and have no legal identity. IDs empower us to vote, apply for school, and travel – they allow us to invoke our basic human rights.
Kimberley Motley has a revolutionary plan to use the law to make a seismic shift to empower and invoke basic rights for women around the world. With an ID card, women have the right to a political voice, the right to work and the right to an education. Without one, they sit in silence.
THE IDENTITY PROJECT will get IDs to thousands of women.
The impact by women in their communities will greatly improve our planet’s environment, as experts agree that an educated female is the most cost effective way of reducing emissions globally which would dramatically affect climate change.
INTERNATIONAL ATTORNEY, HUMAN RIGHTS PHILANTHROPIST
Kim had her eyes opened and went head first into fear to fight for justness for many who did not have the strength to do so for themselves. She takes will take us on a transformative journey of what the world looks like through the eyes of another culture. As a former beauty queen from Wisconsin, Kim has been a practicing attorney since 2003 she has worked in Afghanistan since 2008. She is the founder and CEO of Motley Legal Services, Kim represents clients on nearly every continent on criminal, commercial, and human rights matters.
As a business owner, Kim considers herself as a global investor in human rights, investing at least 30% of her profits towards such causes. Kim believes that by doing so it is her way to civilize the economy, and that economy should work for the good of the people and not the other way around. She believes that an investment in human rights is a capitol gain on businesses. Kim’s TED talk has been viewed over a million times and her work has been reported heavily in the New York Times, Vanity Fair, VICE, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, CNN, BBC, Reuters, the Today Show, and the London Times to name a few. She currently has an award winning documentary entitled Motley’s Law that chronicles her life and work in Afghanistan.
VIEW: Kim’s TED TALK
KT Tunstall’s debut album inspired a nomination for a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. She won BRIT Award for Best British Female Artist and European Border Breakers Award. The single “Black Horse and the Cherry Tree” was given the Q Magazine Award for Best Track, and “Suddenly I See” won the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song. “Suddenly I See” became a popular hit and has been featured in The Devil Wears Prada, Blind Dating, Ugly Betty, Grey’s Anatomy, Love, Rosie, Thrillville, and as a campaign song of the US presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton in 2008. She has released five albums internationally: Eye to the Telescope, Drastic Fantastic, Tiger Suit, Invisible Empire // Crescent Moon, and KIN. Tunstall has written soundtracks for films: “Boy” for The Kid, “Miracle” for Winter’s Tale, “We Could Be Kings” for Million Dollar Arm, “Float”, “Strange Sight” and “1000 Years” for Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast, “Fit In” for About Ray, and “Bad Moms,” “Enough is Enough,” and “Get Your Tits Up” for Bad Moms.
COMPOSER, MUSICIAN, INVENTOR, FOUNDER
Philip Sheppard is the CEO and Co-Founder of the revolutionary music tech start up, LifeScore. Philip has worked with some of the biggest names in music, tech, sport and film. He has composed 60+ film and theatrical scores, including the Star Wars: Force Awakens Comic Con trailer. Philip’s latest collaboration with Odesza is nominated for two 2018 Grammy Awards. In 2017 Philip was inducted into the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. For the 2012 London Olympics, Philip rearranged and recorded all 205 of the world’s national anthems and his version of the anthems will be played in all Olympic events for the next 20 years. Philip has delivered keynotes on creative innovation in conferences around the globe such as C2MTL, TTI Vanguard, HATCH and WHD.Global and for business giants such as Ernst & Young, Deloitte, YouTube, Facebook, Kyu Collective and Google. Philip invented the game “Compose Yourself” which was featured in the Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine for Kids and Newsday. He was named one of Origin Magazine’s “Top 100 Creatives in the U.S.” and is the recipient of a RAM Fellowship, a lifetime achievement award from the Royal Academy of Music for his services to music and education.
Listen and learn more HERE
ACTION POET, ACTOR, CREATOR
Ideas that can change the world require a voice that can make the world listen. Steve Connell is an actor, poet, and transformative entertainer whose live performances are as dynamic as the words he delivers. He has entertained at private performances for President Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, and Norman Lear, amongst others. His work has been seen on ABC, HBO, MTV, and performed live at Sundance, TEDMED, Kennedy Center, and The White House. Corporate giants like Sony/Universal, Pioneer, Farmers and Gap Inc. are among the many organizations amazed by Steve’s ability to be highly entertaining while explaining key messages and complex thoughts. Steve’s newest major work, Transit Space, touring the world in two languages, was created with the renowned Diavolo Dance Theater, and he just completed his first film, “the universe is chewing”, co- starring Troian Bellisario. His latest spoken word piece on domestic violence “We Are the Lions”, amassed over 8 million views before being performed live at the United Nations. He just culminated a month long residency at University of Dayton with a performance of his new show “Unfinished”, and he is actively working with his band Kill The Poets on their debut album.
See Steve’s work HERE.
MUSICIAN, MENTOR, HATCH ACADEMY COACH
Singer-songwriter for the band Black Lab who released their debut album on Geffen Records, and scored two rock radio hits in the US. After leaving Geffen, the band signed to Epic Records, and then independently released nine full-length albums. Paul went on to start an indie record label, a music production and licensing house, a ringtones company, and other music-related ventures. His songs have found their way into films, trailers, TV shows, and commercials, including Spider-Man, House MD, The Covenant, Blade, and Honda. Also a meditation instructor and facilitator, he is currently leading the development of the HATCH Academy Coach program.
Listen to Paul’s music HERE.
HATCH SERIES @ THE RIALTO
Friday, March 16th will be the first of the HATCH signature series events at The Rialto Theatre in Bozeman, Montana. These events will merge entertainment, inspiration, and action, bringing tangible results to important social issues that are challenging the balance of humanity.
The Rialto’s iconic building, erected in 1908 as a storefront and U.S. Post Office, became The Rialto Theater in 1924. Flourishing in the Roaring 20s, the theater was renowned for silent film screenings, as its Art Deco marquee brought a bit of glitz to Main Street. Finding its personality, as well as its niche, The Rialto eventually shifted toward featuring more independent films. After sitting vacant for 10 years, the Rialto, under new ownership, reopened January 2018 in vibrant manner, completely restored with a modern vision and technology, acoustically designed by the acoustic engineer from Disney Music Hall.