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Join us at The Rivian Theatre for an unforgettable Juneteenth Celebration screening of "Ted Hawkins: Amazing Grace" in partnership with the Laguna Beach Cultural Arts Center.

This rare 1994 documentary is a cherished gem that not only entertains but also uplifts the soul. It beautifully captures the remarkable odyssey of a man who stayed authentic to his music and himself till the very end. As we await the day his narrative graces the silver screen, this film continues to ignite inspiration in all who experience it, underscoring the enduring values of resilience, dedication, and an unwavering devotion to the art of music-making.

Following the screening, prepare to be mesmerized by the captivating storytelling performance by Dorothy Randall Gray. Join us in commemorating Juneteenth with this heartwarming celebration of music, storytelling and compassionate discussion.

Featured Speakers

Rick Conkey - Artivist & Laguna Beach Cultural Arts Center Founder/CEO

Dorothy Randall Gray - Poet Provocateur & Bestselling Author

Pastor Rodrick Echols - Neighborhood Congregational Church

Cadillac Zack - Southern California's premier blues music promoter

Grant funding made possible by the lodging establishments

and the City of Laguna Beach.