LEAP Artists LIVE! presents The Movement - An A Cappella Musical - in honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This award winning Civil Rights musical highlights an inspiring moment in American History, where thousands of courageous children and teens in Birmingham, Alabama stood against racial injustice in 1963 – and changed all of America. Upbeat storytelling with harmonious singing, step dancing and narrative monologues. Written and Composed by Kathy D. Harrison
Recommended for Grades 1-12. Curriculum Connections: History, Theater Arts, Creation & Performance, Voice, Dance Movement Skills, Musical Literacy & Response, Contextual Relevancy, Aesthetics, Analysis, Culture
LEAP Artists LIVE! is a touring ensemble within LEAP, a leading non-profit arts education organization whose mission is to partner with communities to creative programs that encourage New York City youth to pursue their passions, develop their strengths and amplify their voices.
Leonard Nimoy Thalia
Expected Run Time is 90 minutes