Award-winning actor Kevin Bacon, who recently set the Internet on fire when he recreated his Footloose dance number on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, will give a free lecture at the University of South Florida on Tuesday, stepping in for Friends star Matthew Perry who to cancel his talk that day because of scheduling conflicts.
Most recognized for his acting in numerous influential films, including JFK and A Few Good Men, as well as his current work in the television series The Following, Bacon will reflect on both his career and philanthropic work through the charitable initiative SixDegrees.org, which links people to charities and each other for the purpose of making a difference.
Sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement's University Lecture Series, the lecture will be at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Marshall Student Center Ballroom, 4202 E Fowler Ave., Tampa.
If you want to cut your degrees of separation from Bacon down to just one, get there early because seating is first come, first served
The free talk is the final one in this year's University Lecture Series.