Ta-Nehisi Coates is the author of bestselling books The Beautiful Struggle, We Were Eight Years in Power and Between the World And Me, an exploration of America’s racial history that won the National Book Award in 2015. He is also the current author of the Marvel comics The Black Panther and Captain America. He comes to the Alice Busch Opera Theater for an engaging discussion.

2022 Festival

In the summer of 2022, we return to our theater for productions of classics and new works.

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