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The Paramount Theater

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420 N Florence St #4
Casa Grande, AZ 85122 United States
520-836-4200

June 2016

Latino Americans: 500 Years of History – Casa Grande

June 8, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Paramount Theater, 420 N Florence St #4
Casa Grande, AZ 85122 United States
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Arizona Humanities, the Latino Familia Initiative, & The Paramount Foundation present Latino Americans: 500 Years of History in Casa Grande! Wednesday, June 8th · 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Paramount Theater 420 N Florence St #4 Casa Grande, AZ 85122 520-836-4200 + FREE Film Screening followed by Q&A with Dr. Vera Lopez from Arizona State University The New Latinos (1946-1965) Until World War II, Latino immigration to the United States was overwhelmingly Mexican-American. Now three new waves bring large-scale immigration from Puerto Rico,…

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March 2017

Film + Talk: Latino Americans, Prejudice and Pride – Casa Grande

March 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Paramount Theater, 420 N Florence St #4
Casa Grande, AZ 85122 United States
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In the 1960s and 1970s a generation of Mexican Americans, frustrated by persistent discrimination and poverty, find a new way forward, through social action and the building of a new "Chicano" identity. The movement is ignited when farm workers in the fields of California, led by César Chavez and Dolores Huerta, march on Sacramento for equal pay and humane working conditions. Through plays, poetry and film, Luis Valdez and activist Corky Gonzalez create a new appreciation of the long history…

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October 2017

The Gila and The Salt: Our River Stories – Casa Grande

October 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Paramount Theater, 420 N Florence St #4
Casa Grande, AZ 85122 United States
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You are invited to a performance by Zarco Guerrero! The zany cast of mask characters from "Face to Face in a Frenzy" will come together again to share the fascinating stories of the Gila and Salt Rivers. From its ancient past to modern times, its flora and fauna to its advanced native civilization the Hohogam. Over 2000 years of history laces with humor, sarcasm and biting social commentary. Behind the outrageous masks, there are profound moments of human drama in…

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