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BOYLE HEIGHTS– Exhibit: ROYBAL: A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy Celebrating The Life of Edward Ross Roybal
November 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 3, 2019
BOYLE HEIGHTS– Josefina López, Co-Founder of the Boyle Heights Museum and Founding Artistic Director of CASA 0101 Theater and Dr. George J. Sanchez, Co-Founder of the Boyle Heights Museum and a USC Professor of History and American Studies, announced today they will present their third exhibition for the Boyle Heights Museum, ROYBAL: A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy, to be housed in the Jean Deleage Arts Gallery in the lobby of CASA 0101 Theater, 2102 East First Street (at St. Louis Street), Boyle Heights, CA 90033.The exhibit will be on view during regular Jean Deleage Gallery Hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. through February 3, 2019.
The exhibit will be running in tandem with the World Premiere of a new show, REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS, created and devised by Josefina López, Corky Dominguez and The Ensemble Cast, being presented at CASA 0101 Theater from November 9 – December 16, 2018.
Admission to the exhibit, ROYBAL: A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy is FREE. Panel Discussions will be scheduled after Sunday Matinee performances of REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS at CASA 0101 Theater during the run of the show. Panel Discussions will include the Boyle Heights Historical Society, the Jewish Historical Society, the Japanese American Museum, Food & Fashion in Boyle Heights, and more. Please visit the websites, www.casa0101.org and www.boyleheightsmuseum.org for updates on scheduling.
The exhibit, ROYBAL: A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy can be viewed free-of-charge prior to all performances of the show, REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through December 16th, and during regular Jean Deleage Gallery Hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. through February 3, 2019. The Gallery is Closed on Sundays when there are no performances of the show, and on Mondays, In observance of Thanksgiving, Thursday and Friday, November 22 and 23, 2018, the Gallery will be closed. To learn more, please visit www.boyleheightsmuseum.org
Discounted Preview Performances for REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS are $10.00 per person will be presented on Friday and Saturday, November 2 and 3, 2018 with Pre-Shows starting at 7:45 p.m. and on Sunday, November 4, 2018 with a Pre-Show starting at 4:45 p.m. The show will be presented for a six-week run from November 9 – December 16, 2018 on Fridays and Saturdays starting with Pre-Shows at 7:45 p.m. and Sundays starting with Pre-Shows at 4:45 p.m. There will be no performance on Friday, November 23, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Tickets during the six-week run are $20 per person for General Admission; $17 per person for Students and Seniors; and $15 per person for Boyle Heights residents. Discounts for Groups of 10 or more will be available at $15 per person. This show is recommended for all audiences. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Free Parking is available on several streets surrounding the theatre. Free Parking is also available on Fridays and Saturdays only at the Boyle Heights City Hall Parking Lot located at 2130 East First Street (at Chicago Street) by entering the lot from Chicago Street; the lot is closed on Sundays. For tickets, please call the CASA 0101 Theater Box Office at 323-263-7684, E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or buy online at www.casa0101.org. The show runs without intermission. Join the conversation on Facebook @CASA0101Theater; on Twitter @CASA0101 and on YouTUBE at https://www.youtube.com/user/casa0101theater
This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, http://www.calhum.org. (Este proyecto fue possible con el apoyo de California Humanities, un asociado sin fines de lucro del National Endowment for the Humanities, http://www.calhum.org)