June 2021 marks the launch of FREEFEST, a virtual to in-person series focusing on JUNETEENTH, and featuring a week of virtual programming, to uplift Black experiences through youth, community, carceral justice, LGBTQ+, and artistic voices, culminating in a Festival Celebration at Domino Park on June 19, 2021. FREEFEST is dedicated to Black people, and inspired by BREATHING FREE, a visual album by Heartbeat Opera (Anaiis Cisco, filmmaker) honoring the love, labor, silence, and intersectionality of Black communities.
An artistic roundtable on the liberation of Black bodies through dance and theatre, featuring excerpts from WILD, Jeremy McQueen’s groundbreaking, four-part dance film highlighting the impact of juvenile incarceration on Black communities.
Moderated by: Sheldon Henry
Featured Panelists: Jeremy McQueen, Brian Henry, Chari Glogovac-Smith