Performance

Manual Cinema

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When

January 17, 2020 – January 18, 2020
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Where

Bing Concert Hall
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650-724-BING

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No Blue Memories - The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks 

The multimedia shadow puppetry masters of Manual Cinema are back. This season, they bring their performance of No Blue Memories, a work about the celebrated Chicago poet Gwendolyn Brooks (1917-2000), who won the Pulitzer Prize in 1950 for Annie Allen. Brooks, who supported herself as a typist for years, was the first African American to win the Pulitzer. By 16, she’d published 75 poems, and in her lifetime, more than 20 poetry books.

Admission Info

$32-$52

Dates & Times

Friday, Jan 17, 2020 7:30 PM
Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 7:30 PM

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