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Bursting with rockstar energy, PUBLIQuartet explores diverse voices of America

Performances

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    SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 7:30 PM: Bursting with rockstar energy, the Grammy-nominated PUBLIQuartet is changing the perception of string quartets with its creative, interactive programming and modern interpretation of chamber music.

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    "Hairspray" , article

    TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 7:30 PM: Join 16-year-old Tracy Turnblad in 1960s Baltimore as she sets out to dance her way onto TV’s most popular show. Can a girl with big dreams (and even bigger hair) change the world?

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    "Akutagawa" , article

    FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17-SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18: Magic abounds through tales of the supernatural in this new stage work, which uses bunraku puppets, video projection, and live music to explore the creative process of Japanese writer Ryūnosuke Akutagawa.

Exhibitions

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    Conor McGrady , article

    ONGOING: These works have been produced in the context of the ongoing tension between the desire for openness and fluidity on the one hand, and the ringfencing of nation states and territories as ideological enclosures, with an increase in barriers to mobility and migration on the other.

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    Anne Samat , article

    THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16-SATURDAY, APRIL 22: Malaysian artist Anne Samat meticulously juxtaposes beadwork and traditional South Asian weaving techniques with common items.

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    Yanira Collado , article

    THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16-SATURDAY, APRIL 22: Yanira Collado explores the ideas of migration, reliquary, and memory through construction and ritual.

Experiences

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    School-Day Performance | PUBLIQuartet , article

    FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 10 AM: Bursting with rockstar energy, the Grammy-nominated PUBLIQuartet is changing the perception of string quartets with its creative, interactive programming and modern interpretation of chamber music.

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    Artist Talk | Anne Samat and Yanira Collado , article

    FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2 PM: Enjoy a discussion with Anne Samat and Yanira Collado, whose exhibitions are on view at the Moss Arts Center this spring, during this artist talk with Brian Holcombe, Moss Arts Center curator.

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    Pre-Performance Talk: "Composing States" , article

    SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 6 PM: Before PUBLIQuartet’s performance, explore the quartet’s repertoire with a scholar whose expertise bridges Dvořák, race and ethnicity, gender, empire, and music.