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IMAGINE | 2015/2016

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10 I Am Big Bird J A N U A R Y 3 0 , 2 0 1 6 I AM BIG BIRD features —in person— Caroll Spinney, the 80-year-old puppeteer who has been behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since the show's first season. Delving into Caroll's incredible archive of home videos dating back to the 1950s, I AM BIG BIRD captures how the love radiating from Caroll has created a worldwide cultural icon. Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo F E B R U A R Y 3 , 2 0 1 6 Celebrating its 40th Anniversary season, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo was founded in 1974 by a group of ballet enthusiasts for the purpose of presenting a playful, entertaining view of traditional, classical ballet in parody form and en travesti. The TROCKS, as they are affectionately known, quickly gained national and international media aention, launching them into superstar status on the global stage! Riverdance: 20th Anniversary World Tour F E B R U A R Y 1 6 – 1 8 , 2 0 1 6 Enhanced and more energetic than ever, the international phenomenon that is Riverdance explodes on stage with an exciting blend of dance, music and song. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures. Arlo Guthrie's Alice's Restaurant: 50th Anniversary F E B R U A R Y 2 1 , 2 0 1 6 Celebrate one of the most iconic songs/albums of the 1960s with the man who wrote it, first performed it and made it part of the national consciousness. The '60s counterculture lives again! And remember: "You can get anything you want at Alice's Restaurant." THE JOE R. AND TERESA LOZANO LONG CENTER IS AUSTIN'S ONLY LIVE ENTERTAINMENT VENUE TO EMBRACE AND EMPHASIZE LOCAL TALENT AND ART, WITH OVER 80% OF PERFORMANCES COMING FROM LOCAL TEXAS ARTISTS. WE INSPIRE CREATIVIT Y AND COLL ABORATION, AND EVEN OUR GROUNDS ARE OPEN TO SOCIAL AND COMMUNIT Y GROUPS AND EVENTS LIKE BOOT CAMPS, FL ASH MOBS, WEDDINGS, MEETINGS, RACES AND MORE. LEARN MORE AT THELONGCENTER.ORG/ABOUT.

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