Music, Song and the Civil Rights Movement
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Date and Time
Thursday, January 19, 2012 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
San Diego Repertory Theatre
Free for ticket holders
Sam's Salon: Music, Song and the Civil Rights Movement
Pete Seeger and his music played a central role in the Civil Rights Movement. Seeger inspired thousands to sing with him on his lifelong quest for freedom and justice. Join Artistic Director Sam Woodhouse for a fascinating history lesson about the movement. Hear live and recorded music that has inspired Americans to march together for a better world. Woodhouse’s guests are USD Professor of Political History Virginia Lewis and recording artist B. Slade, the star of the REP’s production of the musical The Who’s Tommy and a former minister of music for a local African American congregation.