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Freedom Festival

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Open from 10:00am - 2:00pm

The Freedom Festival celebrates freedom for everyone, including those coming home from correctional facilities. The event will showcase a wide variety of art, performances and speeches as well as booths with information on housing, education, and employment opportunities.

Event Schedule

9:30am to 10:00am Check-in, Music Performance, and "Words of Freedom" LACC Music and Theater students Student Union 1st Floor
10:00am to 10:15am Welcome and Overview of the Day President Renee Martinez, VP Student Svcs Dr. Regina Smith Student Union 1st Floor
10:15am to 10:25am Spoken Word Khalis Holloway, LACC Alumnus Student Union 1st Floor
10:30am to 11:00am Performance Piece Playwrights Project Student Union 1st Floor
11:00am to 11:30am Theatre of the Oppressed Obed Silva, ELAC English Department Student Union 1st Floor
11:30am to 11:40am Remarks(time approximate) Assemblymember Mike Gipson Student Union 1st Floor
11:40am to 12:30pm "Free Yo Mind" Theater Performance Free Yo Mind - LA Mission / Strindberg Laboratory Play Camino Theater / TA 161
12:30pm to 1:00pm FREE Lunch and Video Viewing Food and Looped Videos Student Union 3rd Floor
1:00pm to 1:45pm Prison Art Exhibit and Panel Discussion CSUSB Prison Arts Collective Student Union 3rd Floor
1:45pm to 2:30pm Spoken Work and Personal Stories UCLA Student Panel Student Union 3rd Floor
ONGOING Information Tables LACC and External Providers Student Union 3rd Floor
ONGOING Art Exhibits/Videos LACC students, CSUSB Project Artists, and Peter Merts Photos 1st and 3rd Floor, Student Union, TBD


Twitter @LACCFreedomFest

Instagram @LACCFreedomFest

Event location: The LACC Student Union

Hosted by: Student Services

For more information, please contact Mario Escalante

Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029


Phone: 323.953.4000


Emergency: 323.953.2911