The performance of Typography of Women’s Letter From A Birmingham Jail: If. Martin Were Here Today is on-going and available to the general public on the Typography of Women’s YouTube channel.
The production features some of Buffalo’s best talent, Brandon Williamson as Dr. King in 2021, Gabriel Robere as Dr. King in 1963, Mary Craig as the narrator and Freedom Song vocalist, Lorenzo Parnell as the soloist, and Abdul Rahman Qadir as the rhythm keeper and percussionist.
Also available is the presentation by Le Ballet Touba N’dam Fal featuring Griot Alassane Saar and dancer/choreographer, Robin H. Hibbert in the dance of the Manding.
The links below take you to each of the individual segments of Typography’s Juneteenth program, free to watch.
Letter From A Birmingham Jail. (performance)
The Spirit of African Dance in America (performance)
Birmingham Jail Talkback: Ntare Gault, Brandon Williamson, Celeste Lawson
Talkback with Ntare Gault, Mary Craig, Celeste Lawson
Talkback Spirit of African Dance in America Griot Alassane Saar, Robin Hibbert, Celeste Lawson