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RFK: The Journey to Justice - Friday, January 29, and Saturday, January 30, 2010

The L.A. Theater WorksFriday, January 29, Saturday, January 30, 2010 8:00 pm - Ina and Jack Kay Theatre

The L.A. Theater Works's new production, RFK: The Journey to Justice, chronicles the critical decade of the Civil Rights movement through the experiences of Robert F. Kennedy. The US Attorney General and senator became a crusader in the fight for civil rights in the 1960s, and his relationship with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., became one of the most influential pairings of the 20th century. Learn more about these two historic figures, as well as the history of the Civil Rights movement and the music inspired by and dedicated to this historic time:

 NEW! Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection is an online database featuring hundreds of plays performed by L.A. Theatre Works, brought to you in streaming audio.

 Books - Biographies of Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as books containing their speeches, and information on the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s.

 Films of speeches by leaders of the Civil Rights Movement, including Malcom X, Robert F. Kennedy, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 Music - Scores and recordings of pieces inspired by and set to the words of RFK and MLK.