We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of MLK, Jr.

We Shall Overcome: A Celebration of MLK, Jr.

Jan 18, 2019
McCarter Theatre Center
91 University Pl., Princeton, NJ 08540
609-258-2787 Princeton

Event Description

Inspired by the words and action of Dr. King, We Shall Overcome features repertoire from across the African American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders, interwoven with spoken word from Dr. King’s speeches. Led by the talented Damien Sneed, the musical lineage ranges from traditional gospel to jazz, Broadway, and spirituals.