05/2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Going There: The Future of Water

Submitted by Karah Kemmerly on Fri, 05/13/2016 - 1:02pm

During this innovative lecture, Michel Martin (the weekend host of NPR's All Things Considered), and seven other dynamic speakers will focus on the ethical, political, and social issues surrounding water. By discussing topics such as sustainability, agriculture, and the symbolic significance of water, the eclectic panel—including a rancher, the author of science fiction novel The Water Knife, and a clean water activist from Flint, Michigan—is sure to help you view H2O from a new perspective. Tue 7-8:30 p.m.

Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

Submitted by Karah Kemmerly on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 11:55am

With easy access to an entire globe full of products at our fingertips, it's easy to forget how to live simply. Thanks to the regional premiere of this stunning documentary, which won the Most Inspirational Film award at the Orlando Film Festival, however, you can draw inspiration from a variety of minimalists. Watch stories ranging from a couple living in a tiny house to an entrepreneur who never stops traveling to a family of four living with as few possessions as possible. Tue 7:30 p.m.

Once

Submitted by Gina Gresko on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 2:57pm

Catch this hauntingly beautiful love story of a struggling Dublin street musician and a young woman who takes an interest in his songs. Their relationship blooms as they collaborate to get a record deal, but their connection turns out to be more complicated than expected. Featuring an ensemble of actors who play their own instruments onstage, this memorable production reinforces the impact music can have on the human experience. Tue-Fri 7:30 p.m.; Sat-Sun 2, 7:30 p.m.