Celebrate the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the City of Irving’s annual observance.  The 2014 program theme is The Ministry of Dr. King From the Pulpit to the Nation.  The program will recount Dr. King’s early years, theological training, entrance into the Civil Rights Movement, and his journey to becoming a national humanitarian for peace and justice.

Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014
6 p.m.
Irving Arts Center
3333 N. MacArthur Blvd.

Free Admission

Program Features

-diannetuckers’ “The Upper Room – The Martin and Mahalia Story”, staring Sheran Goodspeed Keyton as Mahalia Jackson, Donavan Wheatfall as Martin Luther King, Jr., and Joe Rogers on piano.

-Performance by the Dallas Black Dance Theatre II

-Performance by renowned vocalist Brenda Ellis

-Performance by violinist Richmond Punch

Parking and admission are free; call (972) 721-2501 for more information.

Click here to download the 2014 event program.

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