The Informant: A rising star at an agri-industry company becomes one of the highest-ranking corporate whistleblowers in U.S. history. Based on a true story. January 11th, 6:30 p.m.
This popular annual concert pays tribute to Dr. King through works by African-American composers and musicians — including pieces composed by Delaware blues guitarist Frank Hovington, classical guitarist Justin Holland, the Nat King Cole Trio and Michael Jackson — along with works by Louis Moreau Gottschalk and a recitation of Robert Kennedy’s famous speech regarding Dr. King’s assassination. Wilmington Branch, The Music School of Delaware, January 14th, 7 p.m.
Celebrate the posting of the entire Jackson and Sharp Photograph and Drawings Collection to the Delaware Public Archives website. Jackson and Sharp was a company in Wilmington Delaware that built railroad cars and ships from 1863 to 1950. The collection includes more than 4,000 images. This exhibit will feature original Archives railroad materials and a model train layout for the kids. Delaware Public Archives, January 8th, 10 a.m.
Fostina’s unique saxophone and vocal style combines the depth of jazz with the feel of R&B and soul. Help celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day weekend with this talented quartet that will feature originals as well as jazz and R&B standards. Smyrna Opera House, January 15th, 7:30 p.m.