Spend the evening hearing from multitalented artist and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, Harry Belafonte at Wortham Theater Center on Thursday, February 23, 2017.
The legendary artist awas the first black performer to win an Emmy Award and the first recording artist to sell over a million copies of a single album with Calypso (1956) featuring his hit “Day-O.”
Belafonte, known for his performances and activism, will share stories about his journey in this evening presented by the Brilliant Lecture Series.
For fans, it’s an engaging opportunity to discover how his life shaped his work; for those just learning about the entertainment icon, it’s a warm, entertaining musical education.
A Conversation with Harry Belafonte at Wortham Theater Center
- Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
- Time: 7pm
- Location: Wortham Theater Center, 501 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002
- Parking: Paid lot and free street parking is available in the surrounding area
- Admission: Tickets range between $35 to $75, not including ticket fees. Click here for more information.