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VOX Performs Live @ Lincoln Hall/ Mel Blanc Day, June 29, 2011, 7:30 PM/ Free admission

In News on June 28, 2011 at 4:43 pm

VOX, a unique spoken-word chorus, performs poetry as music. On June 29, 2011, they come to Lincoln Hall as part of  Mel Blanc Day celebrations.

This event is free.

VOX leader, Eric Hull, explains:

We will be performing the Mayoral Proclamation with our tongues firmly planted in our cheeks.  Combining the irreverent spirit Mel Blanc brought to his work with the regal tone of the proclamation — and throwing in some classic Looney, I say, I say, phrases — we will help give the occasion the joy and pride it deserves.

VOX performers participating in Mel Blanc Day @ Lincoln Hall: Bill Barry, Gary Brickner-Schulz, Eric Hull, Robin Mc Alpine, Sam Mowry and Jamie Rea.

Photo credit: ONSCREEN Imaging.

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The Mel Blanc Project  is a series of public history/art education events made possible in part by a grant from the Kinsman Foundation and by a grant from the James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation.

For more information about Mel Blanc, see the Archives of this website.

Join the Portlanders who have deepened their knowledge by attending the entire lecture series,  Mel Blanc: The Portland Years.

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