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University Arts (FREE Texas State Students)

My Barbarian’s Double Agency is a hybrid of theater, art, and video. Originally commissioned by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art as an online video series and one-time performance event, the project used tropes from TV shows like Mission: Impossible to explore questions of cultural appropriation and boundaries between artistic fields—connecting esoteric performance art to its popular opposites, television and the internet. At this Cold War-like moment when ideological tensions between world powers intensifies without military action, My Barbarian returns to its project about spies by re-imagining Double Agency for the first time as an exhibition. In the white cube space of the Texas State Galleries, an installation of forged masks from the LACMA collection becomes the site for a new live performance. Documentation from this performance as well as new footage filmed on Texas State campus in collaboration with Texas State actors, is edited into the next episode of the Double Agency series, to premiere at the end of the exhibition’s run.


  • STARS: Luis Conte's Salsa Concert (Wed 3/27)

    MUSIC: Stars At Night Concert Series
    Perf Arts Center ~ RECITAL HALL
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • DANCE: Orchesis Dance Co. (Thu 3/28)

    DANCE 2018-19
    EVANS AUDITORIUM
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • Mar 29

    DANCE: Orchesis Dance Co. (Fri 3/29)

    DANCE 2018-19
    EVANS AUDITORIUM
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • Mar 30

    DANCE: Orchesis Dance Co. (Sat 3/30)

    DANCE 2018-19
    EVANS AUDITORIUM
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • WIND SYMPHONY CHAMBER CONCERT (Wed 4/3)

    MUSIC: Ensemble Series
    PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • FACULTY: Trio488 ~ Davidson | Hale | Kwak (Fri 4/5)

    MUSIC: Faculty Artist Series
    Performing Arts Ctr's Recital Hall
    8:00 PM (CT)
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  • FACULTY: Andrew Cheetham, trumpet (Sat 4/6)

    MUSIC: Faculty Artist Series
    Performing Arts Ctr's Recital Hall
    8:00 PM (CT)
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  • Oscar Wilde's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (Apr 9-14)

    THEATRE: PSH Theatre & Mainstage
    Theatre Center Mainstage
    7:30 PM (CT)
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  • GUEST: Daniel Dufour (Wed 4/10)

    MUSIC: Guest Artist Series
    PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
    6:00 PM (CT)
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  • Oscar Wilde's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST (Wed 4/10)

    THEATRE: PSH Theatre & Mainstage
    Theatre Center Mainstage
    7:30 PM (CT)
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University Arts (FREE Texas State Students)

My Barbarian’s Double Agency is a hybrid of theater, art, and video. Originally commissioned by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art as an online video series and one-time performance event, the project used tropes from TV shows like Mission: Impossible to explore questions of cultural appropriation and boundaries between artistic fields—connecting esoteric performance art to its popular opposites, television and the internet. At this Cold War-like moment when ideological tensions between world powers intensifies without military action, My Barbarian returns to its project about spies by re-imagining Double Agency for the first time as an exhibition. In the white cube space of the Texas State Galleries, an installation of forged masks from the LACMA collection becomes the site for a new live performance. Documentation from this performance as well as new footage filmed on Texas State campus in collaboration with Texas State actors, is edited into the next episode of the Double Agency series, to premiere at the end of the exhibition’s run.