Black Violin presented by Emporium, October 5 at The Touhill Performing Arts Center. Ticket Prices: $64.50, $47.50, $34.50, $22.50. Ticket prices increase day of show.
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An assortment of voices—different ages, genders, races—speak over a tense, clipped groove. Phrases overlap, offering definitions of a word while a beat snaps and propulsive strings bite and race up and down a scale. “A stereotype is an often unclear and untrue belief” says one; “a standardized mental picture” echoes another. Eventually, one voice settles in out front, explaining the responsibility that comes with a stereotype—“it gives me a goal, something to try to debunk.” more here