The ArtsCenter Photoblog

September 12, 2010

The Monti

Filed under: Theater — Tags: , , , , , , , — Lisa Pepin @ 10:09 pm

The Monti returned to The ArtsCenter last night in front of a sold out crowd. Greg Taylor headlined a group of five storytellers who shared moments from their lives. Taylor made local and national headlines last February as the first person ever to be found innocent by the N.C. Innocence Inquiry Commission, the only state-run agency in the country that investigates claims of innocence.  In May, he received a full pardon from Governor Bev Perdue.  All this came after Taylor spent over seventeen years in prison for a murder he didn’t commit.

Photos from the night are below–more after the page break!

Lisa

Janet Babin

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May 7, 2010

The Monti with Elizabeth Edwards


The last time The Monti came to The ArtsCenter, Lyndsay got to shoot it and raved about it to me. So when I saw The Monti on the calendar, I was excited! Five story-tellers, including Elizabeth Edwards, shared unscripted memories on the theme of “Mothers & Fathers”–photos are below (click “more” to get the full view). For future Monti events, click here.

Coming up next in theater at The ArtsCenter: Eurydice, running May 13-23 Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m., 3 p.m. Sundays.

–Lisa

Elizabeth Edwards takes the stage to talk about her parents.

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