Spoken Word/Interdisciplinary Theater Artist Ebony Stewart
Einstein's Bagels in Shilling Hall
The University Center Board (UCB) presents spoken word artist Ebony Stewart, the only adult female three-time Slam Champion in Austin, Texas. Ebony Stewart is a touring performance arts spoken word poet and active artist in the central Texas slam poetry scene and theater arts community for over 10 years. She has coached Austin Neo Soul and Austin Poetry Slam, finishing 1st and 5th at the National Poetry Slam and They Speak Youth Slam, and finishing 8th in the world at Brave New Voices.
Stewart has shared stages with many brilliant artists including the late Amiri Baraka. In 2015, Stewart debuted her first one woman show, "Hunger" at The VORTEX Theatre, which
was nominated for a B. Iden Payne award for Outstanding Original Script and won Outstanding
Lead Actress in a Drama.