The Echo Theater

Learn about the inspiring transformation of the Echo Theater from a former place of hate into a museum and diversity center open to all.

Empower. Educate. Engage.

Learn about The Echo Project’s work to preserve untold stories, create transformative educational content, and bring people together.

Burden (2020)

See the award-winning Sundance film and read the book inspired by our powerful true story. BURDEN stars Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker, Usher, Garret Hedlund, and Andrea Riseborough.

About Us

Since 2019, The Echo Project has been on a transformative journey to convert a former white supremacist headquarters into a museum and diversity center. Our aim is to build a light in the darkness and inspire the world with this incredible story of hope over hate. Learn more about our work and about the incredible people making this long-held dream a reality at the link below.

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The Echo Project
PO Box 8
Laurens, SC 29360