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We Shall Overcome

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Presented by The Whiting at The Whiting, Flint MI

Feb 17 2019
We Shall Overcome

Inspired by the words and action 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.

 

This production ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes traditional gospel, modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway and spirituals.  From Aretha Franklin, to Wynton Marsalis;

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ADMISSION INFO

Contact: 810-237-7333

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LOCATION

The Whiting

1241 E. Kearsley Street, Flint, MI 48503

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PARKING INFO

Free parking is available for all performances in any surface lot on the Flint Cultural Center campus.

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