Freedom Child

A 45-minute play written by Bernadette McAllister, Ph.D.; Directed by Joyce Lee. Play Summary: Dr. Berndette McAllister was 13 years old on May 3, 1963, the day this drama unfolds. She lied to her mother and went to the Civil Rights demonstration in downtown Birmingham instead of to school. Her powerful one-woman show recalls the […]

Giovanna Federico

Executive Director Federico attended Ruth Asawa’s School of the Arts in San Francisco and specialized in theater technology and acting. She earned a B.F.A. in Dramatic Writing at S.U.N.Y. Purchase in New York, and studied playwriting and screenwriting under such celebrated artists as William M. Hoffman, Lloyd Richards and J.D. Zeik. She has an M.F.A. […]