Agenda

12:00pm
Event Starts
Legacy Day unfurls in its full glory. Embark on a journey through our vibrant vendor stalls, each echoing tales of tradition and innovation. At 12:30, be ready to be enthralled by the rhythmic harmonies of Mu Phi Sigma Fraternity. And as the clock strikes 12:45, let's converge to meet the dedicated Legacy Team and our charismatic host. Dive into an afternoon that promises not just memories, but legacies. Welcome to Legacy Day!
12:00pm
12:30PM
Mu Phi Sigma Percussion
Founded in 2009 by D'Extra Wiley, this first national percussion fraternity unites percussionists and keyboardists. Born from elite musical roots at Norfolk State University, it champions mentorship and excellence in music and arts. Their growth stands testament to dedication and legacy.
12:30PM
12:45PM
Introductions
Meet The Legacy Team and Our 2023 Host; Louisville-native Chea K. is a dedicated host and advocate, renowned for her Chea K. Show on 103.9 The Groove and her involvement in the Breonna Taylor Protest. Her series "Let's Be Real" offers healing through life journals.
12:45PM
1:45PM
Erin Downs
Bardstown's Erin Downs, shaped by legends and her gospel-singing mother, has journeyed from early compositions in 2005 to noteworthy EPs like "Broken Vessel." She remains a beacon of faith and musical passion.
1:45PM
2:00PM
Mr. SpeadLove
Known as ‘Mr. SpreadLove,’ Lance G. Newman II combines two decades of poetic artistry with theater, visual art, and published writings. A multifaceted artist, he radiates positivity and seeks to inspire.
2:00PM
2:30PM
Line Dance-Off
Put on those dancing shoes and prepare for a foot-tapping, heart-racing extravaganza! Our Line Dance-Off is where tradition meets energy. Whether you've got classic moves or a modern twist, this is your stage to shine. Sync with the beats, feel the camaraderie, and let's create a mosaic of steps and stories. Get set to groove and prove that every step has its own legacy!
2:30PM
2:30PM
Buti Yoga
Dive deep into a transformative blend of power yoga, tribal dance, and plyometrics. Buti Yoga isn't just a workout; it's a soulful journey that unearths your hidden power, revitalizes your spirit, and lets your energy flow. Embrace the rhythm, connect with your core, and let the movement heal and empower. Welcome to a dance of liberation and strength.
2:30PM
3:30PM
Eric Kimbrough
Comedian Eric Kimbrough stands out with his semi-improvised style. Sharing stages with Katt Williams and Mike Epps, he's been showcased on Comedy Central and Last Comic Standing.
3:30PM
4:30PM
U of L AATP
The U of L African American Theatre Program (AATP) is the nation's premier accredited program in African American Theatre. Emphasizing the essence of Black theatre, they annually present two pivotal works. Their accolades extend to national stages, including the National Black Theatre Festival and the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. A beacon of cultural excellence, AATP celebrates the rich tapestry of Black performance.
4:30PM
5:00PM
Legacy Award
his auspicious day also brings forth the unveiling of our "Legacy Award" — presented to a distinguished individual who stands as the embodiment of 'Legacy' in every facet. Their identity remains a cherished secret until the moment of revelation. Join us in this double celebration, immersing in hues of inspiration and honoring a beacon of legacy in our midst.
5:00PM
5:30PM
Legacy Dust
End LEGACY DAY and Begin LEGACY WEEK with a burst of color and celebration! The "Legacy Day Dusting" symbolizes the vibrant tapestry of legacies we weave through wealth, health, community, and personal growth. As the colors soar, we mark the start of six days filled with enriching activities, expert sessions, and transformative workshops. On this day, let the vivacious hues represent our commitment to cultivating lasting legacies. Join us, get dusted, and set the tone for a week that promises inspiration and empowerment.
5:30PM

Host

Chea K

Chea K, Louisville native, is a multi-talented artist who has a diverse background in entertainment. Her passion for hosting, events, and promotions has led her to create numerous projects, including published magazines, stage productions, concerts, radio networks, and internet shows. Chea K. currently hosts the Chea K. Show on 103.9 The Groove in Louisville, KY, and was one of the #502Livestreamers during the Breonna Taylor Protest.

Her career has aimed to give a voice to those who often go unheard and ignored, and her community work and contributions have been an art form since childhood. Chea K. has traveled across the country as a speaker and has an expertise in marketing.

Her appearances, expert consulting, and entertainment prowess have made her a sought-after figure in Louisville and beyond. Chea K. has recently authored a series of twelve life-changing journals, titled “Let’s Be Real,” which focuses on healing from real-life memories. She is currently in talks to return to daily radio and the talk show, Circuit.

DJ

DJ Steele

From cities in the Midwest down to the South, DJ Steele keeps the dance floors full and moving with his custom playlist power sets. Music takes Steele to another level, allowing listeners to experience the world from a different musical demension. DJ Steele began his music entertainment journey as a prolific promoter. At an event in Panama City he took over crowd control and has wanted to be an international/global DJ ever since.

In 2019, expanding his network, he partnered with One & Only Inc, Coalition Djs, and The Elitegiance. He has rocked crowds across the country, from Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky to the Southern grounds of Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee, establishing his reputation. DJ Steele has future plans to open a chain of upscale grown & sexy clubs/lounges with five-star cuisine supported by his own event promotion company, ARTIST AFFILIATION.

Performances

Singer

Erin Downs

Hailing from Bardstown, KY, songstress Erin Downs ignites passion in dreamers to pursue their purpose. With influences ranging from Mary J. Blige to her gospel-singing mother, Erin’s powerful voice resonates with many. By 2005, she was composing, recording, and collaborating with local talents. While auditions for shows like American Idol and The Voice brought setbacks, she remained undeterred.

In 2017, Erin released “Broken Vessel,” an EP blending gospel vibes with personal narratives. Despite plans to move to Georgia being paused by COVID, she harnessed the period to hone her skills, culminating in her second EP, “Perspectives.” This opened doors to radio airplay and performances alongside names like Nappy Roots. Today, Erin continues to craft music and believes in the profound journey of purpose in her musical endeavors.

Be a beacon of hope and history.

Legacy Lives On Through Your Generosity

Every story we celebrate, every legacy we honor, is made possible by contributions from individuals like you. With your donation, we can continue to shine a light on the remarkable tales of our past and chart a course for a brighter future. Join us in our mission. Your generosity today creates a legacy for tomorrow. 

Mr. SpreadLove

Lance G. Newman II

From cities in the Midwest down to the South, DJ Steele keeps the dance floors full and moving with his custom playlist power sets. Music takes Steele to another level, allowing listeners to experience the world from a different musical demension. DJ Steele began his music entertainment journey as a prolific promoter. At an event in Panama City he took over crowd control and has wanted to be an international/global DJ ever since.

In 2019, expanding his network, he partnered with One & Only Inc, Coalition Djs, and The Elitegiance. He has rocked crowds across the country, from Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky to the Southern grounds of Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee, establishing his reputation. DJ Steele has future plans to open a chain of upscale grown & sexy clubs/lounges with five-star cuisine supported by his own event promotion company, ARTIST AFFILIATION.

DJ

Eric Kimbrough

From cities in the Midwest down to the South, DJ Steele keeps the dance floors full and moving with his custom playlist power sets. Music takes Steele to another level, allowing listeners to experience the world from a different musical demension. DJ Steele began his music entertainment journey as a prolific promoter. At an event in Panama City he took over crowd control and has wanted to be an international/global DJ ever since.

In 2019, expanding his network, he partnered with One & Only Inc, Coalition Djs, and The Elitegiance. He has rocked crowds across the country, from Indiana, Illinois, and Kentucky to the Southern grounds of Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee, establishing his reputation. DJ Steele has future plans to open a chain of upscale grown & sexy clubs/lounges with five-star cuisine supported by his own event promotion company, ARTIST AFFILIATION.

University of Louisville

AATP

Founded in 1993, the African American Theatre Program is the first (and only accredited) graduate program in African American Theatre in the nation. Our program offers a unique opportunity for students to study African American Theatre and earn a graduate certificate in African American Theatre. The AATP is committed to staging two works each academic year by new and established Black dramatists. We are excited to offer Louisville audiences the chance to see an array of classic and cutting edge African diasporic performances.

Copyright The Presley Post 2024 © All rights Reserved. Powered By: Blue Beak Branding
Skip to content