Oct 20, 2017 | 6:00pm–9:00pm EDT Past Event

Performance: I Will Hold You in the Light

Mural Arts, Independence National Historic Park, and the Friends of Independence National Historical Park invite you to consider a contemporary “Pursuit of Happiness” in the birthplace of American Democracy, a culminating event for our Art Education program’s Pursuit of Happiness project.

Developed by artists Dave Kyu & Ilyssa Kyu of Campfire Stories Book with middle and high school classrooms of our Mural Arts Education program, “I Will Hold you in the Light” invites visitors to see, to acknowledge, and to hold in love, diverse performers as they share contemporary and historic interpretations on “The Pursuit of Happiness.”

Performances start at 7 p.m. Rain date: Saturday, October 21.


Pursuit of Happiness received funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.