MLK Day Movie Mondays: The Night James Brown Saved Boston

Here at Sweat we’re happy to be celebrating MLK Day with a special Movie Mondays screening of the acclaimed documentary The Night James Brown Saved Boston!

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It tells the story about how James Brown took the stage at the Boston Garden one day after the tragic assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and helped prevent riots in the city.  It features actual performance footage and interviews with James’ band, local politicians, concertgoers and more.  Hear more about it in this NPR piece.

No cover as always, seating at 8, film at 8.30.  See you tonight!