CITYPARKS - THE LAST YEAR IN THE LIFE OF THE REVEREND DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.: A ROCK OPERETTA

Genre: Drama, Festival, Other
Director Tom Ridgley

CityParks Theater presented by Time Warner -Taking inspiration from the legendary speeches, interviews, and private notes of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the obscured history of his last days shine with new meaning in this powerful performance. The Last Year in the Life..., directed by Tom Ridgley, succeeds by adding new texture to the untold King history with soulful songs, pithy readings, and stunning performances that will rouse and inspire. Although Dr. King was known as a pacifist, this stunning re-enactment reveals the intensity and fiery determination behind the quiet storm that was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ticket Price- FREE, CityParks Theater presented by Time Warner. For more information go to http://www.cityparksfoundation.org
Open:   07/23/08
Close:   08/05/08

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Von King Park
Wednesday, July 23 @ 8 PM & Sunday, July 27 @ 8 PM
254 Tompkins Ave, between Lafayette. & Green Aves, Brooklyn- Boerum Hill
[G Train to Bedford and Nostrand Avenue]

Marcus Garvey Park
Sunday, August 3@ 8 PM
1900 Madison Ave , between E. 120. and E. 124th St.
[2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 trains to 125 to 125 Street.]

East River Park, Manhattan , At the Bandshell
Tuesday, August 5@ 8 PM
631 E 9th St, FDR Drive between Montgomery St. to East 12th St., Lower East Side
[Bus access: M14A/D, M22]

Theater:   Varous places in the five boroughs
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New York, NY
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Cost:Free