SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS Community & Educational Outreach
Thanks to the passion and generosity of numerous collaborators on BPA’s Educational and Community Outreach Program, we are pleased to offer a full menu of pre-show and post-show events surrounding BPA’s March production of SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS. The outreach events began February 14 and continue through August 13.
Please join us for an openhearted conversation surrounding exclusion, intolerance, history, and community. PRINT the calendar for SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS Community & Educational Outreach Events, make time for the events, reflect, and join the community conversation!
Events include the following. Events are FREE unless otherwise indicated.
Beginning February 14: Open Archives: Bainbridge Review Online (1941 – 1946) - ONLINE
February 21 & 22: Dear Editor: Letters to the Bainbridge Review at the Bainbridge Public Library
February 27: Japanese American Exclusion Film Talks at the Bainbridge Public Library
March 6: First Friday Art Walk at the BPA Gallery: “Ansel Adams – A Portrait of Manzanar” at BPA
Throughout March: BPA Gallery: “Ansel Adams – A Portrait of Manzanar” at BPA
March 10: “Our Japanese to Enemy Aliens: Incarceration and the Role of the Local Press” at the Bainbridge Public Library
March 13 - 29: Public Performances of SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS at BPA **Ticketed
March 15, 22, and 29: Post-Show Discussions facilitated by EduCulture’s Only What We Can Carry Project at BPA
March 22 (pre-show): "Author David Guterson: Looking Back, Warily, But with Affection" at BPA - LISTEN to the the BCB podcast! "For all the people who were unable to attend (since it was sold out) this podcast will be a great opportunity for everyone to hear Kate's brilliant intro and Dave's insightful, honest, inspiring talk." - Channie Peters
March 26: School Outreach Performances of SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS at BPA
March 26: In Defense of Our Neighbors: The Walt & Milly Woodward Story at Eagle Harbor Book Co.
March 30: Exclusion Commemoration at the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Memorial, Pritchard Park
April 9: Film Screening: Snow Falling on Cedars, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Auditorium **Ticketed
April 25: StoryShare Featuring David Schulz at the Waterfront Park Community Center
August 13: Seattle Opera World Premiere PREVIEW: An American Dream by Jack Perla at BPA **Ticketed
PLEASE JOIN US IN THANKING OUR SUPPORTERS / COLLABORATORS!
Our generous sponsor for SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS is The Maggi Rogers Fund. SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS is supported in part by a grant from the Washington State Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts. BPA's outreach programs for SNOW FALLING ON CEDARS are supported in part by a grant from Humanities Washington, a state-wide non-profit organization supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the State of Washington, and contributions from individuals and foundations.
Additional supporters / collaborators include Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities Council, Bainbridge Island Historical Museum, Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community, Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial Association, Bainbridge Island School District, Bainbridge Island Waterfront Park Community Center, Eagle Harbor Book Co., EduCulture and the Only What We Can Carry program, Friends of Minidoka, Island Theatre, IslandWood and the National Geographic Education Foundation, Kitsap Regional Library, National Park Service, and the Seattle Opera.