November 8. 2019 Charlie King Concert at the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker

In Concert at the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker:

One of the finest singers and songwriters of our time.” — Pete Seeger

With encouraging regularity, Charlie King emerges from his self-reflection to remind us of the happy resilience of the human spirit. His message songs vary between the funny and the frightening, but he pulls them off with unvarying taste, musical skill, and charm.” — Billboard

What: Charlie King Concert

When: Friday, November 8, 2019 (Dorothy Day’s Birthday!) at 7:30 PM 

Where: Dorothy Day Catholic Worker, 503 Rock Creek Church Rd. NW, Washington, D.C. 20010

Metro: Closest metro, Georgia Ave.-Petworth station (Green Line)  For metro info see:  https://www.wmata.com.

How Much: Free Will Offering  

Sponsored by: Dorothy Day Catholic Worker  

Charlie King is a musical storyteller and political satirist. He has been at the heart of American folk music for half a century. He sings and writes passionately about the extraordinary lives of ordinary people. His songs have been sung by Pete Seeger, Holly Near, John McCutcheon, Arlo Guthrie & Peggy Seeger to name a few.

Past honors include: an “Indie” award for one of the top three folk recordings of 1984; the War Resisters League’s 1998 Peacemaker award given to Charlie and Odetta; and the 1999 Sacco-Vanzetti Social Justice Award for which he was nominated by Pete Seeger.  In 2014, the Labor Heritage Foundation presented Charlie the Joe Hill Award, a lifetime achievement award for excellence in the field of labor culture. In 2017 he was presented with the annual Phil Ochs award.

Please see: https://charlieking.org/

Charlie King is a musical storyteller and political satirist.
He sings and writes passionately about the extraordinary lives of ordinary people.

Please join us!

For more info contact: Dorothy Day Catholic Worker: 202-882-9649,  artlaffin@hotmail.comPlease join us!

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