ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Representatives from the Clemens Center are very excited about the upcoming Tribute to Dr. King, and there is still plenty of time to grab tickets.
"We Shall Overcome" will star award winning recording artist Damien Sneed, and he will be joined on stage by local choral groups from Monumental Baptist and Saint Paul's Missionary Baptist.
There will be various music styles combining the likes of jazz ,modern gospel, and Broadway, all for the late great Civil Rights Leader. Today during an interview, Clemens Center Executive Director Karen Cromer said, "Anytime we can offer an opportunity to listen to a professional artist and his ensemble on stage is so exciting. Also, with the local choirs joining in will help bring a lot of spirit to the festivities."
Tickets are on sale now and are priced between thirty and forty dollars, and you can find all of that information below courtesy of Clemenscenter.org:
WE SHALL OVERCOME – A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. featuring Damien Sneed
Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Processing and facility maintenance fees apply.
For tickets, call 607-734-8191 or 800-724-0159