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Activated Art at the Ackland

April 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 12, 2014


Activated Art 2014

In its third year, Activated Art at the Ackland presents five 10-minute original plays inspired by works of art at the Museum—and performed live in front of those works!
Read the press release.

2014 Activated Art Playwrights and their Plays:

Miriam Angress, “Stealing Sight”

Bronwen Clark, “Emeraldine”

Mark Cornell, “Unnoticed”

Ian Finley, “Bronze”

Jonathan Fitts, “A Pocket Guide to Achieving Sainthood and Unleashing Your Inner Ascetic”

Performance Dates:

  • Friday, 4 April, 8:00 PM, playwrights will be on hand for a post-performance discussion
  • Saturday, 5 April, 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, 6 April, 6:00 PM
  • Friday, 11 April, 8:00 PM, playwrights will be on hand for a post-performance discussion
  • Saturday, 12 April, 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, 13 April, 6:00 PM

Ticket Information:

Tickets will be ON SALE on MARCH 21 at the Ackland Museum Store. Stop by or call 919.962.0216.

Tickets are $20 for the general public and $10 for UNC OneCard holders (1 ticket per One Card).

Learn More:

Read Chris Vitiello’s IndyWeek review of the 2012 Activated Art series.


April 4, 2014
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Ackland Art Museum


Ackland Art Museum
101 S Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, 27514
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