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Friday, June 19, 2020

Karamu House to Debut New Production 'Freedom on Juneteenth' Online Today

Posted By on Fri, Jun 19, 2020 at 8:53 AM

click to enlarge VIA KARAMU HOUSE
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In honor of Juneteenth today, Karamu House (2355 East 89th St.,), the oldest African American theatre in the United States, will debut Freedom on Juneteenth. The production is also a response to the recent murders of Black Americans and will be told through music, dance and spoken word.

The program, which will begin at 7 p.m., will be streamed on all of Karamu House’s social media platforms and last one hour. Following the performance, there’ll be a 30-minute live panel discussion with community leaders discussing police brutality, Black Lives Matter and more.

You can watch Freedom on Juneteenth on Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, Fire TV and Roku.

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