Center for Contemporary Arts
1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87505, Santa Fe NM 87505
A documentary on the life of opera singer and civil rights icon Barbara Conrad.
As a young college student, she is cast in an opera to co-star with a white male classmate, fueling a racist backlash from members of the Texas legislature. When she is expelled from the cast, the incident escalates to national news, prompting support from a pop superstar. Featuring talkback with filmmaker Don Carleton.
Ages 11 and older