Humble Beginnings Virtual Luncheon

Austin Street Center’s
20th Annual Humble Beginnings Luncheon
hosted by Luncheon Co-Chairs
Richie Butler & Chris Kleinert
Friday, September 25, 2020 ~ 11:30 a.m.
Tony and Grammy Award-Winning Performer,
Leslie Odom, Jr.

Tony and Grammy Award-winning performer, Leslie Odom Jr. will take the stage as the keynote speaker at Austin Street Center’s annual Humble Beginnings luncheon.

Best known for his breakout role as ‘Aaron Burr’ in the smash hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, Odom Jr. received a 2015 Drama Desk Award nomination and won the Tony Award for “Best Actor in a Musical” for his performance. He also won a Grammy Award as a principal soloist on the original cast recording. Odom Jr. was most recently seen on the big screen starring alongside Cynthia Erivo and Joe Alwyn in “Harriet”, the story of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes responsible for freeing hundreds of slaves. This spring, he released a book – FAILING UP: HOW TO TAKE RISKS, AIM HIGHER, and NEVER STOP LEARNING. In 2018, Odom Jr. released “Mr” – his first album of original songs.

Reserve your space today!  Join us on September 25th for Leslie’s performance and talk:

Questions? Contact Clarice Mastin King, Development Officer at 214.428.4242 or