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I, Too, Sing America || Juneteenth Celebration Performance
June 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
In celebration of Juneteenth 2019,
The Bayview Opera House Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre
and the Bay Area Theater Company (BATCO)
are producing a one-night-only encore performance of BATCO’s
I, Too, Sing America.
Channeling the poetic works of Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Beyonce, Frances Chung, Gwendolyn Brooks, Alice Walker and more, I, Too, Sing America honors the perspectives and experiences of American artists of color with poetry, song, music and movement, featuring original compositions by Othello Jefferson using a diverse cast of singers, actors, poets, and performers. The performances are under the musical direction Othello Jefferson with choreographic direction by Christine Chung; produced and directed by Jamie Yuen-Shore.
The performance will be followed by a Bayview community mixer with food beverages available for purchase.
Early Bird Tickets (available until 5/31/19) $15.00
General Admission $25.00
Bayview residents, Seniors, Students and youth are eligible for a 20% discount off General Admission ticket.
This event is made possible by the generous support of Invest in Neighborhoods/Office of Economic and Workforce Development, the San Francisco Arts Commission, Grants for the Arts, and the San Francisco Foundation.