The Kennedy Center

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Honors Tribute: The Me I Want to Sing

11/30/2017 at 6:00 PM


A selection of opera legend Marian Anderson’s most memorable pieces woven together with spoken word, which explores the challenges of African American performers and more broadly, race in America.

Featuring Leah Hawkins (pictured), Dana Kristina-Joi Morgan, and Laree Simon.

Featured Artist(s)
Washington National Opera

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Music's rising stars from the nation's top conservatories performing in the Terrace Theater

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