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Former Freedom Rider urges students to march on

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Serena Ebhardt will play Joan Trumpauer Mulholland in The Parchman Hour...
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Former Freedom Rider urges students to march on 21 hrs ago | 535 views | 0  | 3 |  |  By Melody Guyton Butts

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DURHAM – A young white woman of privilege, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland didn’t face the prejudices of her darker-skinned contemporaries in the Jim Crow South. She wasn’t prohibited from sitting at lunch counters. She wasn’t relegated to substandard drinking fountains because of the color of her skin. She wasn’t forced to fight her way through angry mobs on her way to school.

But Mulholland, the daughter of a strict segregationist, knew it wasn’t right.

“I could see that we did not practice what we preached, and I resolved, in the era of mass resistance, that when I had the chance to help change things, I would seize the moment,” she…

Daily Ridge » Serena Ebhardt Performs One-Woman Show: “In One Era and Out the Other”

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Daily Ridge » Serena Ebhardt Performs One-Woman Show: “In One Era and Out the Other”


Serena Ebhardt Performs One-Woman Show: “In One Era and Out the Other”Lake Wales, Florida – Serena Ebhardt, actress, singer, director and producer presents the one-woman show “In One Era and Out the Other” on January 20, 2012 at 7:30 pm at the Vanguard School Performing Arts Center, 22000 Highway 27, Lake Wales. This performance is part of the Lake Wales Arts Council 2011-2012 Performance Series. Ebhardt, a diminutive dynamo who possesses a clear, bright and compelling soprano and the most riveting eyes on the recent stage, uses her extensive talents in stagecraft to engage her audience. “In One Era and Out the Other” is a one-woman, musical romp that mixes familiar songbook standards with the momentous events that shaped America’s 20th century. It is just a little bit of history with an all-inclusive, uplifting look toward the future. The performance is sponsored in part by Ruth V. March…

Jan 20: Serena Ebhardt – “In One Era and Out the Other” : Polk Arts Alliance

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Jan 20: Serena Ebhardt – “In One Era and Out the Other” : Polk Arts AllianceJan 20: Serena Ebhardt – “In One Era and Out the Other”
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January 20 – 7:30pm
Serena Ebhardt: In One Era & Out the Other
Vanguard School, 22000 US27, Lake Wales
This cabaret featuring Serena Ebhardt is a patriotic history of the United States from 1901-2001. Serena turns past into present as she leads audiences through her patriotic prism to highlight historical events, headline news and popular song. This one-woman, musical romp mixes familiar songbook standards with the momentous events that shaped America’s 20th century.
Tickets for the Live Performance Series are: $20 for Arts Council members; $25 for non-members; students $5 and can be purchased by calling 863-676-8426.