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Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963 @The Kennedy Center

Howard University & Project1Voice in cooperation with Duke Ellington School of the Arts, African Continuum Theatre Company, and The Kennedy Center presents…

Four Little Girls
Birmingham 1963
By Christina Ham

A national staged reading
Directed by Phylicia Rashad

September 15, 2013 @6pm
The Kennedy Center Family Theatre

On Sunday, September 15, 1963, a bomb exploded at the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killing four little girls: Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson, and Cynthia Wesley. This deadly explosion marked a turning point in the American Civil Rights Movement. Fifty years later, on Sunday, September 15, 2013, WE REMEMBER!

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Four Little Girls Poster