Chicano Power 1969: The Birth of a Movement

Mar 14, 2019 - Mar 30, 2019


Su Teatro commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the West High School Walkouts and the Kitayama Carnation Strike this March, with the world premiere of Chicano Power 1969: The Birth of a Movement.“Fire in the Streets” retells the Denver West High Walkouts which was led by one-hundred fifty Chicano students on March 20, 1969. “War of the Flowers” depicts the story of a Chicana led strike at the Kitayama Carnation Factory in Brighton, Colorado.

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