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The Montgomery Symphony Orchestra Performed their “Broadway Under the Stars” Concert at ASF

The Montgomery Symphony Orchestra came back with their 34th annual ‘Broadway Under the Stars’ concert. Alabama Shakespeare Festival hosted the free event Thursday evening. The orchestra performed a variety of Broadway favorites including: West Side Story, Wicked, Hamilton, and the Sound of Music. Audience members were encouraged to bring picnic food and chairs to enjoy the concert. This concert was…

What You Need to Know About Lynching Memorial Opening Events in Montgomery

The opening of the Equal Justice Initiative’s Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice is Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in Montgomery.  There will also be a concert on Friday night at the Riverwalk Amphitheatre featuring some of the biggest names in music including The Roots, John Legend, Usher, Common and the Dave Mathews Band. Because of so much…

60 Minutes Lynching Memorial Story Now Online

Memorial + Museum open on April 26th

Watch the CBS 60 Minutes segment about the soon to open Lynching Memorial HERE.   The memorial opens on April 26th.  More information HERE. And tomorrow—Monday morning at 8:00 AM—on CBS This Morning, watch a story about the companion museum being constructed inside the Equal Justice Initiative headquarters building in Downtown Montgomery. Categories: Montgomery Metro, Statewide Tags: concert, Equal Justice…

Final July Jamz Concert Performance

The final July Jamz concert was held on the Springdale Lawn in Andalusia on Thursday night. July Jamz was the idea of Andalusia Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Chrissie Duffy, as a way to keep residents in town for the summer months. The nights always have several musical performances, refreshments and snacks from local vendors, and even a foam…