NEWorks Kicks-off 2019 Season with 'Let Freedom Ring' King Holiday Concert at the Kennedy Center
STIRRING THE WATERS (PREMIERE)
The Embassy of France | April 3, 2018
Pictured: Dem Raider Boyz and the Lady Raider Step Squads performing at National Public Radio Headquarters
Pictured: Nova Payton and Kwesi Chan-Williams with voices from Clark Atlanta University Choir and Centennial Academy
On Monday, January 21, 2019, NEWorks will again partner with Georgetown University and The Kennedy Center to music-produce 'Let Freedom Ring,' the annual concert celebration honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This year's program will feature Broadway legends Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald along with Season 14 semifinalist of NBC's The Voice Rayshun LaMarr, spoken word artist Messiah Ramkissoon, and the Let Freedom Ring Celebration Choir led by Nolan Williams, Jr., LFR Music Director.
Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the Hall of Nations beginning at 4:30 PM. Limit of two tickets per person.
Check out the National Anthem as arranged and directed by Nolan Williams, Jr. feat. the NEWorks Voices of America Choir
Pictured: Our NEWorks Voices of America Youth Choir performing with Lin-Manuel Miranda and Chris Jackson
Original Story, Music and Lyrics by Nolan Williams, Jr.
Book by Nikkole Salter | Directed by Robert Barry Fleming
INTEGRAL 25th ANNIVERSARY GALA
The Fairmount, ATL | OCTOBER 25, 2018
WEST SIDE/SOUTH SIDE EXHIBITION
WDC-ATL-PHL | May 2 thru August 30, 2018
Nolan Williams, Jr., Creator and Artistic Director
Commissioned by the Mann Center for the Performing Arts
THE ESCAPE [WILLIAM WELLS BROWN]
Columbia University, NYC | February 14-17, 2018
Throughout 2019, NEWorks will mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing with stellar programming in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, GA, Prince George's County, MD, and Philadelphia, PA. Stay tuned for more details.
Check out NEWorks' tribute to Leonard Bernstein incl. the world premiere of our commissioned work, BERNSTEIN TAP & RAP
Sponsored by Georgetown University, check out the archival video of this annual MLK tribute headlined by Vanessa Williams
Pictured: "Babz" by Damir Wiggan
Photography Student, Art Institute of Atlanta
Pictured: NEWorks CEO Nolan Williams, Jr. directing
the NEWorks Voices of America Choir and Band
NEWorks contributed original music to this landmark production | Directed by Mark H.
MARCH ON WASHINGTON FILM FEST
WDC Citywide Venues | July 12- 21, 2018
(Pictures courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts)
Pictured: Voices of Inspiration along with soloists
Matthew Robinson and Marissa Zechinato
Producers of Inspirational-arts Music, Concerts, Curatorial Festivals, Theatrical Events, Exhibitions, and Educational Programming Since 2003
LET FREEDOM RING!
The Kennedy Center | January 15, 2018
THE NOLAN WILLIAMS PROJECT
Cleveland Play House | May 19, 2018
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PHOTO CREDITS: K. DuBose for NEWorks Productions ▪ Billy Heart for NEWorks Productions ▪ DerekBrad Photography ▪ Nathea Lee, PhotoBravura ▪ Jordan August ▪
Mel Epps ▪ Courtesy of the Mann Center for the Performing Arts ▪ Courtesy of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ▪ Courtesy of Vital Voices