“United in Anger: A History of ACT UP”
- When: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 7 p.m.
- Where: Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Lake Placid
- Cost: $6 - $10
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Community
LAKE PLACID — Documentary film a look at the pioneering AIDS activist group that pushed for more medical research and government action as the epidemic soared in the 1980s. Interviews from the ACT UP Oral History Project gives the film a grassroots perspective as it takes the viewer through the planning and execution of a half dozen major actions, including Seize Control of the FDA, Stop the Church, and Day of Desperation, alongside a timeline of many of the other actions that forced both government and media to deal with the crisis. LPCA, 17 Algonquin Drive, 7pm, $10/$6 (adults/students). Call 523-2512 or visit lakeplacidarts.org for reservations