- Jan 24 2019
- 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
- Admission is free at this time courtesy of H-E-B FREE Thursdays
Performance: ¡No Es Justo! Emma Tenayuca’s Struggle for Justice
Adapted for the stage from the children’s book of the same title, this theatre production brings to life the story of Emma Tenayuca, an activist, labor leader, educator, and Chicana hero. This play honors Tenayuca and her leadership of the 1938 Southern Pecan Shelling Company workers’ strike. Carmen Tafolla, Sharyll Teneyuca, and Terry Ybanez wrote and illustrated the original children’s book.
Event will be held in the Chiego Lecture Hall. Performance is suitable for all ages.
Admission is free at this time courtesy of H-E-B FREE Thursdays.