Karamu House has new COVID-19 guidelines for all visitors. Click here for full COVID-19 guidelines.

Freedom on Juneteenth

Also available on Facebook, YouTube and Vimeo

The country’s oldest African American producing theatre—debuted Freedom on Juneteenth, an original theatrical production and artistic response to the recent murders of Black Americans through music, dance and spoken word, on Juneteenth 2020. 

This one-hour production streams on social media, including Facebook and YouTube, and select streaming platforms, including Vimeo, Roku and Fire TV. Immediately following the theatrical program, Freedom on Juneteenth continues with a 30-minute panel discussion with community leaders on the recent developments of the #BlackLivesMatter movement (and the police brutality and murders of African Americans).

Freedom on Juneteenth is designed to celebrate, educate, and activate communities and is presented through the generous support of KeyBank, and through the generosity of Karamu House’s donors and supporters.

Written by: Latecia D. Wilson & contributing writers
Directed by: Tony F. Sias
Musical arrangements by: Dr. David M. Thomas

More Upcoming Shows

God is Anti-racist (GiA-r), composition no. 1

August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Langston Hughes' Black Nativity

Join our email list, and you’ll
receive 10% off for our online gift shop.

testing submit errors

Thank you, but not at this time.