Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Pilgrim Place sponsors Dr. King performance
Actor Gerald Rivers will bring to life the voice of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. tonight, Tuesday, March 19 at 5:30 p.m. in the Napier Common Room at Pilgrim Place, 625 Mayflower Rd.
Mr. Rivers, a theater graduate from Los Angeles City College and Morehouse College in Atlanta, has been presenting the words and works of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for over 30 years. Gerald has dedicated his life’s work to keeping alive the spirit and inspiration of Dr. King through his renditions and has been invited to perform across the country and in Bermuda as a guest of the minister of cultural affairs. He also had the privilege of meeting and performing for Dr. King’s Family and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change.
All are invited to hear Mr. Rivers perform at the event, made possible by the United Nations Association of Pomona Valley, Pilgrim Place and the city of Claremont. Admission is free.