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Broadway Center presents

Ruby Bridges: A Civil Rights Journey

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Theater on the Square
Tickets: A Free Event with Registration
Registration opens for Members on July 5 at 11:00 a.m.
Registration opens for the Public on July 9 at 11:00 a.m.

Ruby Bridges was the first African American child to integrate into a white Southern Elementary school in 1960. This play explores the first days Ruby might have experienced in a classroom where she was the only student because parents wouldn't let their children attend class with her. Take a close up look at the first steps of desegregation, from the experience of Ruby, to Rosa Parks, and lunch counter sit-ins.