Sunday Showcase

Thanks in part to a generous contribution from Brown-Forman, anyone can visit the Speed for free on Sundays! While visiting, guest can also enjoy special free programming hosted by the Museum or one of our community partners!

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  • December 19, 3:30 – 5:30 pm: Speed Cinema presents: How They Got On
    • This film tells the story of how Black gospel quartet music became a primary source of what would be known as rock and roll, and in the process helped to break down racial walls in mid-twentieth century America. Opening performance from a soloist will begin in Gallery 3 at 3:30 pm, the film will begin at 4 pm. LEARN MORE
  • January 9, 3:30 – 4:30 pm: Speed Cinema presents: Bree Wayy: Promise, Witness, Remembrance
    • Dawn Porter’s (John Lewis: Good Trouble) short documentary looks at how the art world responded to the murder of Breonna Taylor through Amy Sherald’s now-iconic portrait and the development of the Speed Art Museum’s Promise Witness Remembrance exhibition. LEARN MORE