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We Shall Overcome A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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  • Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this joyful African American musical celebration is interwoven with spoken word from Dr. King’s recorded speeches.  Weaving a tapestry of music and culture including traditional gospel, modern gospel, classical jazz, Broadway and spirituals spanning performers from Aretha Franklin to Wynton Marsalis; Duke Ellington to Stevie Wonder; Nina Simone to Donny Hathaway; traditional spirituals and music from “the Wiz”, the composer’s unique understanding of each genre allows him to fluidly cover this vast musical ground in a single performance.

    • Time:  7:30 PM | Doors Open: 6:30 PM
    • Price:  Tickets begin $20

We Shall Overcome A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • 703 N Third Street
  • Wilmington, NC 28401
  • February 1, 2020
  • The Wilson Center
  • Tickets begin $20