Court TV to Webcast Play1/10/2005 8:32 AM Eastern
Court TV is bringing the stage to your PC.
The network is teaming up with Kerry Kennedy, founder of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights, to exclusively premiere a live Webcast of critically acclaimed play Speak Truth to Power: Voices from Beyond the Dark.
The play’s cast includes Sean Penn, Robyn Wright Penn, Martin Sheen and Alfre Woodard, and it commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday and the 40th anniversary of his acceptance of the Nobel Peace Prize.
Speak Truth to Power: Voices from Beyond the Dark premieres Friday at the Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, and it will be simultaneously broadcast live starting at 7 p.m. (EST) on Court TV’s Web site (www.courttv.com).
"This Webcast provides an extraordinary opportunity to speak to a worldwide audience," Court TV chairman and CEO Henry Schleiff said in a prepared statement. "Court TV is privileged to work with Speak Truth to Power in making this important program available across the globe to educate, inform and inspire.”