Leslie Odom Jr., known globally for his role as Aaron Burr in Broadway's Hamilton is coming to Decatur for an evening of conversation and celebration of his new book, Failing Up.
Leslie will discuss the personal stories from his life shared in the book that have inspired, motivated, and empowered him over the years with a special guest to be announced.
Leslie Odom, Jr. burst on the scene in 2015, originating the role of ‘Aaron Burr’ in the Broadway musical phenomenon “Hamilton.” Since then, he has performed for sold-out audiences, sung for the Obamas at the White House, and won a Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. But before he landed the role of a lifetime in one of the biggest musicals of all time, Odom, Jr. put in years of hard work as a singer and an actor.The event will take place at Gaines Auditorium of Agnes Scott College. A ticket to this event comes with a pre-signed copy of the book and a seat at the venue. Seating will be first come, first seated. Doors will open at 6:00.
Hosted by Decatur bookshop, Little Shop of Stories.