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      Piedmont Arts presents Mike Wiley as Jackie Robinson in Martinsville

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      February 11, 2013

      Monday   7:00 PM

      215 Starling Avenue
      Martinsville, Virginia 24112

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      Piedmont Arts presents Mike Wiley as Jackie Robinson

      Mike Wiley provides a powerful lesson in courage as he recounts the struggles faced by Jackie Robinson and other African-American athletes during the era of segregation, when African-American athletes were showered with adulation on the field and became a second-class citizens when off the diamond. A Game Apart illustrates the power of dedication, perseverance and leadership. This event is held in conjunction with the exhibit, We Are The Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball. Tickets at www.PiedmontArts.org.

      Admission Fee: $10

      Cost: 10.00

      Categories: Neighborhood

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