Kevin Michael Key

Los Angeles Poverty Department

Performing Arts, 2009

Kevin Michael Key is a performer, community organizer and attorney. He is active in the recovery community in downtown Los Angeles and in such advocacy groups as the Los Angeles Action Network and Critical Resistance, a national group addressing the criminal justice system and its effects on communities of color. Key has performed with Los Angeles Poverty Department in Agents & Assets and has traveled with the company for productions and residencies in New York, Charlotte, Utrecht and the Paris suburb of Glenvilliers.

Awards and Accomplishments


 Los Angeles Poverty Department (LAPD) has their first museum survey at the Queens Museum in New York


Los Angeles Poverty Department receives a MAP Fund grant


Los Angeles Poverty Department are the recipients of the National Theater Project Award


Los Angeles Poverty Department receives a MAP Fund grant