EAST LOS ....RISING: 1970-220

Our second virtual theatrical production of the semester, East Los… Rising: 1970 – 2020, Then & Now directed by Cristina Frias, premieres on Saturday, December 12, at 8:00p. Note that this date has changed from Friday, December 11th. Please share this information with your students, committees, colleagues, friends, and anyone else you’d like to invite!

We will release the link when it becomes available.


This is a play about how a Pandemic and a killing made a country aware of decades of senseless murders. Being quarantined in our houses for months was the spark. The killing of George Floyd was the flame. This is a collaboration between two cities and two colleges. Compton and East LA.