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Struggle for Freedom: The Life of Dr. King

February 26, 10:30 AM

Riverside Public Library

Type: Performances
Age: Adult and Teen, Elementary 6-11 Years, Tweens 10-12 Years
Topic: Entertainment, Historical Characters, History, History and Politics, Theater, U.S. Civil Rights Movement

Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theatre company based in Asheville, NC is visiting the area with their heralded production of Struggle for Freedom: The Life of Dr. King. Struggle for Freedom is a 45-minute production that seeks to honor the American Civil Rights Movement. The life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. provides the backdrop to scenes that recreate the Montgomery bus boycott, the March on Washington, the Woolworth Sit-ins and much more. It is best appreciated by grades 2nd through adult and offers this study guide: http://www.brightstartheatre.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Struggle-for-Freedom-study-guide.pdf

Location Details: Riverside Public Library.

Presenter Name: Bright Star Touring Theatre

Presenter Email: booking@brightstartheatre.com

Contact Email: terri.mcdougal@kanawhalibrary.org

Contact Phone 304.343.4646, x1233


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