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Grantee Feature– Exhibit on Edward Roybal: A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy

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BOYLE HEIGHTS– The Boyle Heights Museum is presenting its newest exhibit 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.  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

Admission to the exhibit, ROYBAL:  A Multi-Racial Catalyst for Democracy is FREE.  

Location: CASA 0101 Theater, 2102 East First Street (at St. Louis Street), Boyle Heights, CA  90033.

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. The exhibit can also be viewed free-of-charge prior to all performances of the show, REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS, on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through December 16th.  The Gallery is Closed on Sundays when there are no performances of the show.

REMEMBERING BOYLE HEIGHTS is an audience participatory immersive and theatrical celebration. Contemporary gentrification debates unlock the early history, stories and memories of Boyle Heights revealing the mythical and human dimensions of L.A.’s own Ellis Island of the West.

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.

For tickets, please call the CASA 0101 Theater Box Office at 323-263-7684 or email tickets@casa0101.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 program is supported by California Humanities through an Humanities for All Quick Grant

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