Free screening: A Mother's Rite

Free screening: A Mother's Rite
3/20/2023, 6:30 PM 7:30 PM

What: The Beacon PTA’s DEI Committee presents a Beacon community free film screening and discussion of A Mother’s Rite.

When: This community event will be held in Beacon’s Auditorium (7th floor), on March 20, 2023 at 6:30 PM. All Beacon students and parents are welcome to participate. (Moderator: Tyler Brewster of Peer-Connect).

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About the film: Inspired by countless Black mothers who have lost their children to police brutality and racially-targeted violence, A Mother’s Rite is a 37-minute solo dance set to Igor Stravinsky’s iconic Rite of Spring musical composition. From The Black Iris ProjectA Mother’s Rite pays tribute, through film, to a cutting-edge ballet that explores one mother’s journey through stages of grief after being thrust into the spotlight by way of her son’s murder.

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