San Diego Mayor Bob Filner surprised theater students at a recent rehearsal of "Let the Eagle Fly – the Life story of Cesar Chavez, a Musical," at Lincoln High School.
The mayor said he stopped by to offer moral support and congratulate them on the work they are doing.
musical is part of Lincoln High’s new Theater Honors Program, which
allows students to work with experienced equity actors from Teatro
Mascara Magica. The students who have worked on this show have been
rehearsing solidly since January including every day during spring
The Arts, Media and Entertainment production classes have
been working on building the sets, designing the lights, sounds and
creating the visuals for the show as well as creating marketing
materials and finding sponsorship. These students are able to work on
the catwalk of the theater because of a $1,500 grant received from the
Kelly McGinnis Memorial Foundation.
For more information, please contact Maria Christodoulou, CCTE Teacher, at firstname.lastname@example.org.