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Power Center for the Performing Arts

121 Fletcher Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Join the U-M Center for Japanese Studies for this special, free presentation of BLUE MOON OVER MEMPHIS, by English-language noh drama troupe THEATRE NOHGAKU.

OCT 12, 2018 / 7:00 PM* / POWER CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

* = Doors open at 6:00 PM

Blue Moon Over Memphis is a stark and beautiful meditation on loneliness, with numerous textual and musical allusions to 20th-century popular song.

Judy is a lonely, middle-aged woman, and a devout Elvis fan. She makes a pilgrimage to Graceland on the anniversary of Elvis's death, but she is forced to wait outside due to the overwhelming crowds. Her dream shattered, she is left to reflect on her life. But then, during the candlelight vigil, a mysterious man lets her into the Meditation Garden where Elvis is buried, and there, under the light of a blue moon, she encounters a spirit...

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