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      We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., w/ Damien Sneed in Amherst


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      January 28, 2020

       

      University of Massachusetts
      Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

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      We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., w/ Damien Sneed

      Interspersed with the spoken words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the evening brings together gospel with jazz and Broadway tunes. From Nina Simone to The Wiz, Stevie Wonder to traditional spirituals, it’s an evening of music that shows the lineage of these Civil Rights visionaries is still with us today.

      Pre-performance talk in the lobby at 6:30 p.m.

      Appropriate for all ages.

      This performance is funded in part by the Expeditions program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional support from the six New England state arts agencies.

      Cost: $15-$35; FAC Club Seating: $70; Five College Students and Youth 17 & Under: $10

      Categories: University & Alumni

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