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Ode to Juneteenth

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

You are invited to celebrate DreamWeek with a special performance at the Witte Museum!

“Ode to Juneteenth,” a play written by Eugene Lee

Follow Emancipation Jones through time to discover how the celebration of Juneteenth has shaped history and the state of Texas.

Jeremy Bilbo will portray Emancipation Jones in this Free Tuesday performance of “Ode to Juneteenth” written by award-winning playwright Eugene Lee. Jeremy is a local singer and actor who has joy and enthusiasm for the stage and has been part of the Witte Team since January of 2019. As a Witte InterActor, Jeremy has been seen as Captain Calcium, Dr. Dug, the Peristaltic Plumber, Choosy Chef and Cowboy Jeremy. Outside of the Witte, Jeremy has had the opportunity to work with local theaters including the Magik Theatre, Woodlawn Theatre and The Renaissance Guild. He is honored to portray Emancipation Jones in “Ode to Juneteenth.”

This performance is included with Free Tuesday general admission. Reserve admission online.

You can find a full list of all DreamWeek events at

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January 17, 2023
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Memorial Auditorium at the Witte Museum
3801 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209 United States
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