MCISA presents Ruth E. Carter

Award Winning Costume Designer Ruth E. Carter will be coming to Webster! Come meet the creative mind behind Black Panther, Dream Girls and more!

Monday, Oct. 29, 2018
Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts
130 Edgar Rd, Webster Groves, MO 63119


Webster Students - 2 free tickets through Cash Net, additional tickets $10 each through Cash Net
General Public - $25 on Cash Net

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Ruth E.Carter’s unparalleled ability to develop an authentic story through costume and character has made her one of the most sought-after and renowned costume designers today. She has garnered two Academy Award (Oscar) nominations for “Best Costume Design,” for Spike Lee’s ”MALCOLM X” (1993) and Steven Spielberg’s “AMISTAD” (1998) as well as an Emmy nomination in 2016 for the reboot of "ROOTS."


She has worked in the industry for over three decades and has been credited with over forty films and counting. Working with Spike Lee on over ten films beginning with “SCHOOL DAZE” and including “DO THE RIGHT THING,” “MALCOLM X” and “OLD BOY.”


Known for her research and diligence to the craft, specifically for her outstanding work for period ensemble films like the highly praised Lee Daniels ’THE BUTLER and Ava Duvernay’s, “SELMA”, she proudly presents: “BLACK PANTHER”, her most recent work directed by Ryan Coogler, which premiered in February 2018, and “MARSHALL”, directed by Reginald Hudlin, which premiered in October 2017. Last Fall, Carter completed work on “YELLOWSTONE,” a television series starring Kevin Costner and directed by Taylor Sheridan.

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Loretto-Hilton Theater

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