In an arresting documentary from the producers of RACING EXTINCTION, THE COVE and CHASING ICE, environmental photographer James Balog captures the lives of everyday Americans on the front lines of climate change. With rare compassion and heart, THE HUMAN ELEMENT relays captivating stories from coast-to-coast, inspiring us to reevaluate our relationship with the natural world.


Impact Series Kick Off Event


Thursday, August 22, 8-10pm at Lyric Cinema


This event is free to the public and will be held in the outdoor theatre.


Conversations with The Human Element Co-producer, Daniel Wright and area experts on climate science.  Learn how your efforts can have a positive impact on climate change.


The Lyric parking lot fills up quickly. You can park at Jax or Ken’s Muffler OR on Hickory Street. Or ride your bike!



Things You Should Bring:

• FM Radio.  We’re using FM radios to get the sound to your ears. You should bring one along with you or you can rent one from Lyric’s limited supply, $4.
• A place to sit.  A nice, big beach blanket would probably be the best, or you can just chill on the lawn.  Low-rise lawn chairs are allowed.
• Weather appropriate clothing/accessories, don’t forget bug spray.
• Lots of friends!  We want to be able to pack the lawn and make it a party!
Things that aren’t allowed:
• Pets
• Outside food and drinks
• Bringing alcohol beyond the rope boundaries of the lawn.
• Smoking or Vaping
• Glass on the lawn, we’ll be slinging canned beers and wines so you can take those on the lawn with you.
• Listening to other radio stations or playing music on the lawn.