An afternoon of inspiration. Free & open to all.
On Sunday, January 12th, join the non-partisan Four Freedoms Coalition’s for a march and gathering to inspire us to support of the Four Freedoms proclaimed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt: freedom from want and fear, and freedom of religion and speech, and to stand united against bigotry and prejudice.
Free and open to all. At 1:30pm we will gather at Pittsfield’s City Hall, and then march to the Colonial Theatre.
At 2pm the program begins at the Colonial Theatre, featuring inspiring speakers, including:
- Keynote speaker Senator Edward J. Markey
- Imam Dr. Bilal Ansariof Williams College on Freedom of Religion
- Jenn Smithof the Berkshire Eagle on Freedom of Speech
- Hawk Newsomeof Black Lives Matter of Greater New York on Freedom from Fear
- Logan Malikof Berkshire Environmental Action Team on Freedom from Want
Plus music and dance performers:
- Kids 4 Harmony Elayne P. Bernstein Octet
- Sankofa Step Team
- Jason Ennis & Natalia Bernal
- and more!
Our Master of Ceremonies will be Berkshire Theatre Group CEO & artistic director Kate Maguire, and Pittsfield Mayor Linda M. Tyer will welcome us. General admission, first come, first served.
The non-partisan, Berkshire-based Four Freedoms Coalition is made up of over 150 non-profits, community groups, businesses and elected officials united in their support of the Four Freedoms and against bigotry and prejudice.