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From your friendly City List editor come some updates and corrections to last week’s listings:
–Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Two Works in Progress opens at The Phillips Collection on 10/16, not the Hirshhorn (the mistake appears in our a In & Out box). From the Phillips Collection’s Shira Pinkser: “The artists highlight their upcoming works of art: Over the River, Project for the Arkansas River, State of Colorado; and The Mastaba, Project for the United Arab Emirates. The Arkansas River project involves assembling and suspending 5.9 miles of fabric panels horizontally above a 40-mile stretch of the Arkansas River. The Mastaba will be larger than the great pyramid at Giza and will comprise 410,000 steel oil barrels, stacked on their sides and painted in bright colors for a mosaic-like effect in changing light. Following the lecture, Christo and Jeanne-Claude will sign copies of their book, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, Over the River, Project for the Arkansas River, State of Colorado.” The Phillips Collection, 1600 21st St. NW.
-For those of you who hoping to check out Trumbo @ the Rep Stage, consider seeing Intelligence instead (as Trumbo closed last month). From Rep Stage’s Yvonne Erickson: “Intelligence , a world premiere by Kenneth M. Cameron, directed by Obie Award winner Walt Witcover, starring Leo Erickson, Karl Kippola , Ben Kingsland, with Prudence Barry, Elliot Dash & Christine Demuth. Runs October 8-November 9 2008, All Wed. nights at 7:30PM are PWYC, Thursdays 7:30PM, Friday & Sat. 8PM, Sat. & Sun. matinees @ 2:30PM, tickets are $15.00-$30.00, Some free events included with this show.” More info here.
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