poet Malcolm-Jamal Warner
takes stage at CSUS
poet, musician, director and actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner will speak
his mind and share his verse onstage in California State University,
Sacramento's University Union Ballroom at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb.
Warner, best known as Theo Huxtable in "The Cosby Show,"
has appeared in a number of television series and movies, including
his current starring role in Showtime's "Jeremiah" and
the former UPN series "Malcolm and Eddie." He also hosted
the Emmy Award-winning "Kids Killing Kids" and was recognized
with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People's
Key Life Image Award for his work on the video "Time Out: The
Truth About HIV, AIDS and YOU." He also directed "Teen
Files: Truth About Violence."
Warner, who was named after Malcolm X and renowned jazz pianist
Ahmad Jamal, showcases his own musical talent as a bass player with
the jazz/funk band, Miles Long. He is also known on the spoken word
circuit, combining his theater skills and poetry into performance
Tickets are $10 general, $5 CSUS students, and are available from
the University's Ticket Office at (916) 278-4323 or on Tickets.com.
For more information, call (916) 278-6997. Media assistance is available
from CSUS public affairs at (916) 278-6156.