Rizzoli Bookstore: Billy Porter Presents Unprotected: A Memoir
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An exclusive evening with Billy Porter celebrating the paperback launch of his memoir Unprotected.
This event is ticketed. Tickets include a copy of the book. Limited tickets will also be available at the door. Seating is first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.
Please note that the signing line will only be open to those who have purchased copies of Unprotected. No other items will be signed. REGISTER HERE.
BILLY PORTER is an actor, singer, director, composer, and playwright from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is the winner of the 2019 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his portrayal of Pray Tell in Pose—the first openly gay Black man to be nominated and win in any lead acting category. Porter is also the winner of the 2013 Tony, Grammy, Drama Desk, and Outer Critics Circle Awards for his groundbreaking performance as Lola in Kinky Boots. As a director, among other shows, Porter helmed the revival of Suzan-Lori Parks’s Topdog/Underdog at Boston’s Huntington Theatre, where he was awarded the Elliot Norton Award for Best Director. He lives in New York.