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- 'Black Watch' review: Scottish battalion's Iraq story is authentic, astonishing
- "Did a Variety Show Really Save Activists' Lives?"
- "Groups Strive to Spark Student Art Discussion"
- "Hugh Masekela’s Memorial Hall Performance Delights Music Lovers"
- "Nothing Pink A Surprise"
- "Ozomatli Delivers Politics, Latin Fire on Chaos"
- "Parchman Hour Packs a Punch, Tackles Difficult Topics"
- "South African jazz Musician Hugh Masekela to Perform at Memorial Hall"
- "The Ladies Ring Shout Performs for Change"
- "UNC Celebrates First Amendment Day"
- Photo Highlights from First Amendment Day 2010
Posted on March 14, 2011 | No CommentsTo Buy the Sun Join us as we commemorate the 100th anniversary of Pauli Murray‘s birth with a new play that explores the life and legacy of one of North Carolina’s own. Celebrate her history; create our future. To Buy the Sun | An Original...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsThe Performance Collective presents Interruptions MY SUBCOMMANDANTE (A MOVEMENT OF MOVEMENTS) Presented by Department of Communication Studies April 26, 2011 5:00 pm April 27, 2011 5:00 pm & 8:00 pm Swain Hall Studio 6 An original composition with guns and balloons, based on the life...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsTony Allen’s Afrobeat Orchestra April 19, 2011 7:30 pm Memorial Hall Idolized among fans of African music, jazz, hip hop and funk, drumming icon Tony Allen is one of Africa’s most important artists, inspiring generations of musicians around the world. Alongside Fela Kuti, with whom...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsWoyzeck on the Highveld – Handspring Puppet Company April 1 – April 2, 2011 8:00 pm Memorial Hall Based on the play by George Büchner Directed by William Kentridge Designed by Adrian Kohler & William Kentridge Against an arresting backdrop of animated projections, spectacular life-size...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsBlues at the Crossroads: The Robert Johnson Centennial Concert February 16, 2011 7:30 pm Memorial Hall Welcome to the blues. With David “Honeyboy” Edwards on board, Blues at the Crossroads connects straight back to the Robert Johnson legend – Edwards was playing with him the...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsBlack Watch The National Theatre of Scotland February 9 – February 13, 2011 Memorial Hall Hurtling from a poolroom in Scotland to an armored truck in Iraq, this blistering, complex, and urgent theater work is based on interviews with former soldiers who served in Iraq....
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsThe Performance Collective presents Interruptions FREAK OUT! Presented by Department of Communication Studies February 4, 2011 8:00 pm Swain Hall Studio 6 An evening of music, movement, and mayhem with electronic noise-makers seal/mother and the performance collective that freaks out on every possible level, where...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No CommentsGet Your Troy On! A new play by Enrique Urueta sponsored by Teatro Latina/o Series and the UNC Latina/o Speakers Series and the UNC Latina/o Gift fund Presented as part of The Process Series February 4 and 5, 2011 8:00 pm Gerrard Hall Set in...
Posted on December 2, 2010 | No Commentsred, black and GREEN: a blues Presented as part of The Process Series January 21 and 22, 2011 8:00 pm Gerrard Hall Conceived and created by Marc Bamuthi Joseph, this full-length, multimedia theater work emphasizes that “green living” is not possible without valuing planet Earth....
Posted on September 10, 2010 | No CommentsNOTHING PINK The UNC Department of Communication Studies, co-sponsored by Ride Again Productions, presents this story of a teenage boy’s struggle to reconcile his gay identity with his Christian upbringing. September 9-19, 2010 Thu-Fri-Sat @ 8:00 pm; Sundays @ 3:00 pm Swain Hall Studio 6...