Dreams of Hope has its national premiere at Birmingham’s Alabama Theatre Feb. 6, 7PM—why it matters.

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Violin-maker Amnon Weinstein at work. Photo via Amnon Weinstein’s Facebook page

UAB Medicine and the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham are hosting the national premiere screening of Dreams of Hope: Birmingham’s Historic 16th Street Baptist Church Welcomes Violins of Hope. The show is Thursday, February 6, 2020 at the Alabama Theatre in downtown Birmingham. Put your name on the waitlist here.

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Alabama Symphony Orchestra Music Director Carlos Izcaray thoughts about Violins of Hope

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Alabama Symphony Orchestra Music Director Carlos Izcaray. Photo courtesy of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.

This week, the Alabama Symphony Orchestra will offer two moving performances, on Thursday and Saturday nights, as part of Violins of Hope. These performances will have added meaning for Alabama Symphony Orchestra music director Carlos Izaray who was a political prisoner in Venezuela.

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