Celebration Arts (CA) is a 501(C)(3) non-profit educational and performance organization providing performing arts training and opportunities to underserved communities, particularly African American residents in the Sacramento Metropolitan area. CA provides drama, dance, and music productions and classes, allowing aspiring black artists and communities to experience the performing arts where they are the central subjects.
The play looks at the tragic life of a young black girl in 1940’s Ohio. Eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove wants nothing more than to be loved by her family and schoolmates. Instead she faces constant ridicule and abuse. She blames her dark skin and prays for blue eyes, sure that love will follow.
You can support us in several ways: 1) Come to the theater and bring a friend to experience one of our well-directed plays in our new theater. 2) Tell your friends, organizations, and churches about us, and put our "Currently Showing" theater piece on your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages. 3) Bring your children to our Kids' Time program (see About Us page), 4) AND, give us a tax deductible contributions to support the training and development of our community actors, dancers, and singers. Every gift makes a difference. Thank you for caring.