The Stories of Cesar Chavez
June 22nd, 2017 | 11:30am
A Free Chautauqua History Alive Show
Performed by: Fred Blanco, Los Angeles, CA
Join the Movement and march for social justice with Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers. Journey back to the turbulent 60’s and experience a message of non-violence and equality bringing hope to rich and poor alike, empowering all to take charge of their lives. Presented as part of the Chautauqua History Alive Festival – The Power of Words.
Free show. No reservations.
A dramatic solo play depicting the life of labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez, written and performed by L.A. playwright Fred Blanco.
Mr. Blanco has toured this one man show, The Stories of Cesar Chavez, throughout the U.S. and Canada for close to 10 years. Depicting Cesar Chavez and a host of fictional characters from the Farm Workers Movemment, Mr. Blanco has received various awards at theatre festivals, including the prestigious BRICKENDEN. He also takes pride in participating in Chautauqua lectures as a Cesar Chave re-enactor.