Highlights from The Fannie Lou Hamer Story: A Civil Rights Opera

Sunday, April 24 at 3 p.m.Opera
Gaines Chapel, Presser Hall


Highlights from "The Fannie Lou Hamer Story: A Civil Rights Opera" by Mary D. Watkins will be featured in Presser Hall. A reception for the public will follow the performance.

Opera highlights performed by Andrea Chinedu Nwoke and Philip Lima with the Agnes Scott College Community Orchestra conducted by director Dr. Qiao Solomon. Performance includes two orchestral pieces by Mary D. Watkins & William Grant Still.            

This concert is free and open to the public but tickets are required.

Learn more about the opera and reserve tickets online at http://fannielouhamer.brownpapertickets.com.           



Sponsored by Agnes Scott College, the James T. and Ella Rather Kirk Fund, the National Center for Civil and Human Rights, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Starry Night Fund, and WomenArts