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Great Grandfather’s Drum

July 11, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

SBTHP continues "Sharing Our Common Ground: Asian American History in Santa Barbara County" with a three-part summer film series focusing on Chinese and Japanese American communities.

Great Grandfather's Drum (2011 - 57 min)
Great Grandfather's Drum celebrates Japanese-American culture and history in Hawai'i through the story of a contemporary taiko drum ensemble. This documentary presents an inspiring century-long tale of struggle and success in the greatest American tradition -- of plantation life, patriotic heroism during World War II, and helping to create statehood for Hawai'i.

Sushi Bento Boxes Available for Purchase from Studio Nihon.

Free for SBTHP Members, $5 suggested donation for Non-Members
Reception to follow

*Free parking in lot at the corner of Santa Barbara and Canon Perdido Streets


Event Details

  • Organizer/Sponsor: SBTHP
  • Starts: July 11, 2014 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Alhecama Theater, 914 Santa Barbara St.
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