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Specially dedicated to the memory of the late Rep. John Lewis (1940-2020), donations for the concert will support our arts and education initiatives for BIPOC and minoritized HS students for arts immersion and support towards college pathways.

 

Virginia's newly appointed Poet Laureate Dr. Luisa A. Igloria will be delivering the keynote poetry reading.‚Äč

songs of freedom: a concert for civil rights

Various diverse artists gather to offer song, dance, and poetry to commemorate civil rights milestones of August 28 like the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream Speech (1963), and the death anniversary of Emmett Till (1955.)

In Honor of Representative John Lewis

DIRECTED BY FRANCIS TANGLAO AGUAS

PRODUCED BY MADISON HAUSER

ASSISTANT PRODUCER: MARGOT FLANDERS

AUG 28. 7pm (EST).

"if you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something about it" - Representative John Lewis

@2020 by Aguas Institute, LLC d.b.a. Aguas Arts Ink.