Performing Arts

L-vis Lives!

When: Fri., Dec. 1, 7:30-9 p.m., Sat., Dec. 2, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 3, 2-3:30 p.m. 2017

UMSL Theatre presents L-vis Lives! December 1 – 3, 2017 Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm Sunday at 2pm Free Admission From the poet the Chicago Tribune calls “the new voice of Chicago,” comes L-vis Lives!, a bold new collection of poetry and prose exploring the collision of race, art, and appropriation in American culture. L-vis is an imagined persona, a representation of artists who have used and misused Black music. Like so many others who gained fame and fortune from their sampling, L-vis is as much a sincere artist as he is a thief. In Kevin Coval’s poems, L-vis’ story

Price: Free Admission

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