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Premier of Quantum Rhapsodies

Event Type
Social/Informal Event
Topics
arts, live music, performance art, physics, science
Sponsor
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Location
Beckman Institute Atrium, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana
Date
Apr 10, 2019   5:00 pm  
Cost
Free
Registration
Registration
Contact
Stacy Olson
E-Mail
srolson@illinois.edu
Phone
217-244-8373
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Originating Calendar
Beckman Select Events

As a part of its 30th anniversary, The Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology is hosting the premiere of Quantum Rhapsodies, a performance on quantum physics and its role in our universe. The performance is free and open to the public.

Registration is requested.

5 p.m. Reception
6 p.m. Quantum Rhapsodies performance
7 p.m. Meet and greet with the creators of Quantum Rhapsodies

Quantum Rhapsodies combines narrative, visuals, and live music played by the Jupiter String Quartet. It's created and performed by physicist Smitha Vishveshwara, Beckman Institute researchers and visualization experts, Protagonist Pizza Productions, theater-maker Latrelle Bright, the students of PHYS 498 ART, and collaborators.

Free parking is available in the parking structure directly east of Beckman, located at the corner of University and Goodwin Avenues.

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