PACIFICA PERFORMANCE SHOWCASE
AIRDATE: 01-15-10, 2:30 – 3:00 pm
HOST: Donna Walker
JM Morris, playwright/screenwriter
Director Charles Burnett, world-renown director of “Killer of Sheep” “Nimibia,” “To Sleep With Anger,” Winner of the illustrious MacArthur “Genius” grant
Actors Charles Reese and Angelle Brooks
Today’s show honors Dr. Martin Luther King. Playwright JM Morris and world-renowned director/filmmaker Charles Burnett, are joined by actors Charles Reese and Angelle Brooks, who perform excerpts from “The Content of Their Character” a series of pieces set to coincide with the Holiday commemoration of Martin Luther King Day, along with an excerpt of the King’s inspirational “I Have a Dream” speech.
Copies of this show can be ordered from the Pacifica Radio Archives at www.pacificaradioarchives.org