“I Dream” is a musical celebration and journey through the life and work of a man whose prophetic and historical significance has become legend. The story of the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is now a self-proclaimed rhythm-and-blues opera opening in Atlanta on July 9, 2010. The musical features GFM fave Avery Sunshine.

Checkout this wonderful song from the production.

Will It Always Be This Way by GrownFolksMusic

“I Dream” opens for previews July 6 and will run July 9 through July 31 on the Alliance Stage at The Woodruff Arts Center. For more information visit .

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.