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Illuminating Rustin and Talkback with Ms. Penny Washington


Join us at Uptown as we welcome People's Light Theatre with their captivating excerpt of "Illuminating Rustin". In a special event honoring Juneteenth, this unique presentation will feature a 20-minute performance followed by a thought-provoking conversation led by Ms. Penny Washington. "Illuminating Rustin" delves into the life and legacy of Bayard Rustin, a pivotal figure in the civil rights movement whose contributions are often overlooked. The excerpt promises to be a powerful exploration of Rustin's journey, highlighting his activism, leadership, and advocacy for social justice. This event is pay-what-you-will, inviting everyone to participate in celebrating Juneteenth and honoring Bayard Rustin's impactful legacy. Don't miss this inspiring and enlightening experience brought to you by People's Light Theatre, showcasing the spirit of resilience and progress. Recommended for ages 14+

Date & Time

June 19, 2024

7:30PM - 9:30PM


Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center - 226 N High Street, West Chester, PA, 19380 226 N High Street West Chester 19380 PA US

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