The Beloved Community – Tribute to MLK
Edmonds Center for The Arts
In the first-ever event in Edmonds, “Lift Every Voice Legacy” announced today a special Tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., – Inspiring a Beloved Community – in Song, Spoken Word and Dance on January 21, 7:30 pm at the Edmonds Center for Arts.
A Beloved Community – Morning Program for children, youth and families will also take place at 10 am to Noon also on January 21 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. Admission to the morning program is free and will feature Kaleidoscope Dance Company and Northside STEP.
Both morning and evening programs are designed to inspire Dr. King’s vision of a Beloved Community – a local living environment free of hatred, injustice and poverty. Featured performances at the event include The Sound of the Northwest choral ensemble; published author, inspirational speaker, and storyteller Dr. Gloria Burgess; and stunning dance performances from Barclay Shelton Dance Center and Price Arts Dance. Pacific Northwest renowned Gospel, R&B and Jazz singer Josephine Howell is the featured vocalist.
The Beloved Community – Morning Program will feature presentations by local youth, students and community members. The ECA lobby will offer a variety activities and displays for families and children.
Morning Program for Kids 10:00 am
Evening Program 7:30 pm