Free tickets are required. The line for the ticket giveaway will form on Monday, January 18 in the Hall of Nations, at the glass doors leading to the Grand Foyer. Patrons must be in line to receive tickets. Tickets will be distributed, up to two (2) per person, beginning at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are reserved seats. Limited seating availability. Seating will begin at 5:15 p.m. All patrons are asked to be seated by 5:40 p.m.
The Kennedy Center and Georgetown University Present Let Freedom Ring! featuring Yolanda Adams and the Let Freedom Ring Choir Rev. Nolan Williams Jr., music director in a Musical Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The program, part of the free daily performance series on the Millennium Stage, features Grammy Award-nominated gospel singer Yolanda Adams and the Let Freedom Ring Choir, Music Director Rev. Nolan Williams Jr. Georgetown University will award the 14th annual John Thompson Jr. Legacy of a Dream Award to Nakeisha Neal Jones, Georgetown alumna and executive director of Public Allies DC, one of the first AmeriCorps national service programs. The nonprofit organization recognizes diverse new leaders and matches them with community organizations for 10-month apprenticeships. Through the program, participants gain new leadership skills while helping to enhance the organizations and become more active community members.
Note: There is no free parking when attending or picking up tickets for free events.
Performance Timing: 90 minutes, with no intermission.