The Blind Boys of Alabama – Dec. 1

Blind African-American gospel singers The Blind Boys of Alabama toured the South during the Jim Crow era, played at benefits for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and performed for three different presidents in the White House. The group appears at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 at the Wisconsin Union Theater-Shannon Hall, 800 Langdon St., Madison. Tickets range from $22.50 to $36.50. 608-265-2787 or union.wisc.edu