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We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
(Performing Arts (Dance, Music, Theatre, ...))
Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., "We Shall Overcome" showcases repertoire from across the African-American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders with interwoven spoken word from Dr. King's recorded speeches. Producer and Musical Director Damien Sneed's production ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes traditional gospel, modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway and spirituals with sensational vocalists and a stellar band.