Remembering the Red Summer of 1919

Living East Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Carpetbag Theatre remembers the tragic summer Red Summer of 1919 and what this national issue looked like in the city of Knoxville, more than a century ago.

They’re throwing it back to a Carpetbag Theatre Original Production entitled, “Red Summer,” and will be showcasing this theatrical piece via Facebook Live on September 12, Carpetbag Theatre Day, at 7:30 p.m.The show will also be followed with Q&A session with members of the cast and crew.

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