CSSPS to host the Stories of Cesar Chavez
Published: March 28, 2016
By: Nancy Retana
A dramatic solo play depicting the life of labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez, written and performed by L.A. playwright Fred Blanco.
Mr. Blanco has toured this one man show, The Stories of Cesar Chavez, throughout the U.S. and Canada for close to 10 years. Depicting Cesar Chavez and a host of fictional characters from the Farm Workers Movement, Mr. Blanco has received various awards at theatre festivals, including the prestigious BRICKENDEN. He also takes pride in participating in Chautauqua lectures as a Cesar Chave re-enactor.
This show will be performed at the following dates and times. All shows are free and open to the public.
Sponsored by the College of Social Sciences and Professional Studies, the College of Arts and Humanities, Kenosha Unified Bradford High School, and Racine Unified Gilmore Middle School.
- Wednesday, April 6th at 7 pm in the UW-Parkside Black Box Theatre
- Thursday, April 7th at 6:00 pm in the Racine Gilmore Middle School Auditorium (free pot luck dinner to follow the performance)
- Friday, April 8th at 6:30 pm in the Kenosha Bradford High School Auditorium (food for purchase will be available)