Apr
5
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Wayne Branch Library.

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May
3
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Center for Black Literature & Culture (2nd floor Cret).

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Jun
5
7:00 PM19:00

"A Day in the Life of....Rev. Strong"

In our “Day in the Life of...” series, one of the costumed Freetown Village ‘residents’ will share their life experiences with your audience. 

In the "Day in the Life of Rev. Samuel P. Strong", you'll listen to the moving story of Rev. Strong's  kidnapping into slavery and his daring escape to freedom on the Underground Railroad. Share his encounters with legendary abolitionist Harriet Tubman who inspired him.

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Jun
8
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the College Avenue Branch Library.

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Jul
20
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Pike Branch Library.

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Aug
2
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Center for Black Literature & Culture (2nd floor Cret).

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Aug
17
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Center for Black Literature & Culture (2nd floor Cret).

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Sep
6
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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Oct
4
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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Dec
6
11:00 AM11:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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Mar
1
2:00 PM14:00

Freetown Village Presents "The Madam Walker Story"

Learn the story of Madam CJ Walker (1867 - 1919) - a philanthropist, entrepreneur and hair care industry pioneer - as told from a “different” point of view. Learn about her early life and the rich legacy she created in Indianapolis. This special one-character performance brings her vibrant story and history to life!

She created a rich legacy for women, African-Americans and Indianapolis. This free performance is approximately 30 minutes and will be presented 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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PreEnactment Indy
Oct
6
12:00 PM12:00

PreEnactment Indy

#PreEnact Indy 2018! We'll be there Oct 6th, 10 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., providing interactive, roving theater performances. Stop by the Freetown Village "barbershop" (16th & Yandes), and be sure to check out the vintage race cars (16th Street garage) and learn about the legendary African American race car driver Charlie Wiggins from his "niece".

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Apr
6
6:00 PM18:00

Friends and Family Gathering 2018

Freetown Village will be celebrating 35 years of educating through the arts with the Freetown Friends and Family Reunion on Friday April 6th, 2018. This event will take place at the Madame Walker Theatre in the Grand Casino Ballroom at 6pm.

If you have ever been a part of Freetown Village, participated or contributed to programs, seen a performance, or just support the mission, you are invited!!

Dinner will be catered by Simply Southern Soul Food. Entertainment will be provided by special guest performances from both current and former Freetown Singers and Actors. There will also be an open mic for anyone who wants to grace the Freetown stage with their talents.

Cost is $15.00 per person. Stop by the office to make your reservation, or online http://bit.ly/2F02xqA

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