Texas Artist Series: Blind Lemon's Last Blues

Museum Exhibit or ProgramJoin the Bullock Texas State History Museum on June 30th at 2pm or 7pm and earn CPE credit hours. Blind Lemon’s Last Blues is a one-man play with music by Alan Govenar and Akin Babatunde about the day, December 19, 1929, when the legendary blues singer Blind Lemon Jefferson died in the snow in Chicago.Pick a matinee-priced performance at 2 pm, or an evening performance at 7 pm, which includes remarks from author and playwright Alan Govenar. Stay for a reception and book signing following the evening show. Ticket includes admission to Pride and Joy: The Texas Blues of Stevie Ray Vaughan, curated by the GRAMMY Museum® at L.A. LIVE. Bullock Museum Members receive a discount on this program, exclusive invitations, free IMAX documentaries, and more! Educators: to receive CPE credit, please email Education@TheStoryofTexas.com.
Start Date/Time:2017-06-27 00:00:00
End Date/Time:2017-07-01 00:00:00
Source:Bullock Texas State History Museum
URL:https://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/texas-artist-series-blind-lemons-last-blues-20170630
Grade Level:Both
Topics:Texas in the 1920s

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