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We Shall Overcome – A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. presented by Arts Commons

February 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm MST

The words and actions of Dr. King continue to electrify generations of civil rights activist and defenders. Musical Director Damien Sneed, known for his work with Aretha Franklin, bottles that energy, and unleashes it on-stage through a living lineage of music and culture, including gospel, jazz, and Broadway. Songs from storied artists like Aretha Franklin, Billie Holiday, Steve Wonder, and Nina Simone and interwoven with spoken word from Dr. King’s recorded speeches.

Tickets available: https://artscommons.ca/whats-on/2020/we-shall-overcome-a-celebration-of-dr-martin-luther-king-jr/


February 27, 2020
7:30 pm MST
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Jack Singer Concert Hall
205 - 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB Canada
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