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Ahimsa for Freedom

May 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

“Non violence (AHIMSA) needs you to have more strength and more courage”.

John J. Pershing Magnet School for the Humanities & Kalapriya Center for Indian Performing Arts invite you to AHIIMSA FOR FREEDOM – performed by middle schoolers.

What happens when a ten year old child sees the monumental national struggle disrupting her home? Changing her life? Transforming her values? Ahimsa for Freedom! is a play centered around the Indian Civil Rights movement, through the perspective of a young child witnessing history unfold before her.

  • Written by Gowri Ramnarayan based on the Novel by Supriya Kelkar
  • Performed by the students of John J. Pershing Elementary School
  • Directed by Kasi Aysola

SCHOOL GROUPS: Please reach out to [email protected] to secure your group seating for the 11:30 am performance OR the 3:30 performance. Additional information for school groups can be found under the FAQ section.