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Children's Theatre celebrates life, legacy of Dr. Martin Luther king Jr at Main Library

  • The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County 800 Vine Street Cincinnati, OH, 45202 United States (map)

Children’s Theatre celebrates life, legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Main Library

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Who: The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati and The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County

What: Martin’s Dream: A one-man show by Deondra Kamau Means 

Where: Children’s Learning Center (Main Library), 800 Vine St., Downtown Cincinnati

When: 2 p.m., Monday, Jan.15, 2018

Why: Who was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., really? Martin's Dream answers this question and more as it brings this historical figure to life through the power of story, speech and song. Watch as Dr. King tells the story of his life, from his childhood in the Deep South all the way to the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, where he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. Created and performed by the talented and charismatic Deondra Kamau Means, this one-man show explores the real person behind the pictures, a funny intelligent, passionate man whose faith, family and education made him one of the most revered people in our nation's history.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required. For information about other Martin Luther King, Jr. events happening at your local branch, call 513-369-6900 or visit www.CincinnatiLibrary.org.