Friday, March 23, 2007


M Butterfly at Onstage Atlanta

  • 10am: Agnes Scott College hosts a public reading by Beatriz Rivera-Barnes, 404.471.6000
  • 11am - 5pm: Emory's Visual Arts Building & Gallery hosts Atlanta artists, Aguilera and Bailey, as they presents their installation on Black and Cuban baseball leagues, 404.727.6515
  • 7pm: MudFire hosts a free artist lecture and slide show inconjunction with the Molding a Playful Depth, a workshop with Lisa Orr. Lisa leads a two-day demonstration of hand-built pottery forming with molds, sprigs, slip trailing and using a variety of finishing techniques to achieve incredible surface depth and complexity. The workshop is March 24-25, $125 fee, class size 35. Please call 404.377.8033 for more information.
  • 7pm: Eddie's Attic presents Hackensaw Boys with Michelle Malone, 404.377.4976
  • 7:30pm: Emory's White Hall 208 hosts Finding Home: Film Screening and Discussion,. The Emory Psychoanalytic Institue presents its annual movie series, "Movie Mania," beginning January 2007. This screening if followed by a lecture by George Ganaway, M.D., 404.727.6123
  • 8pm: Onstage Atlanta presents M Butterfly, a brilliant theatrical tour de force which, in its Broadway production, became an immediate critical and popular success. Drawn from real life events, involving the strange tale of a French diplomat who carried on a twenty-year relationship with a Chinese opera star without being aware that his "perfect woman" was really a man. The play becomes a powerful metaphor for the exploration of deeper themes; the preception of Eastern culture by the West and the persistent romanticism which clouds and inhibits the perception, 404.897.1802
  • 9:30pm: Eddie's Attic presents a late show with Hackensaw Boys and Michelle Malone, 404.377.4976

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