BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Family, friends and the media were invited to a special rehearsal of the play “Four Little Girls: Birmingham 1963” at the UAB Alys Stephens Performs Arts Center Thursday.
The rehearsal is in preparation for a nationwide stage reading which will take place on September 15th, the anniversary of the 1963 bombing at 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will take part in the event, both will speak at 12:30.
The performance is free to the public and will take place at 2 p.m.
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