‘Splatterbeat’ coming to Pioneer Museum

first_img Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits ‘Splatterbeat’ coming to Pioneer Museum “When you are in the dark, your other senses will be heightened,” Greve said. “So being in the dark will force the audience to ‘hear’ in Technicolor.”After the drum line performance, the audience will be invited to join the beat and “Splatterbeat!”“Drum stations will be set up around the amphitheater for those who want to bang away at making art and music,” Greve said. “Their drumming will have the same effect, with colors exploding all around and all over them.”Although the paint is water based, Greve said it would be a good idea to wear old clothing, including shoes. “The paint should wash out but it might not.” Latest Stories You Might Like Get on the list! People in Pike County who want to vote in the primary election on March 13 have until Friday at 5… read more Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Print Article Next UpSimply put, drummers from the Troy University percussion ensemble will splatter UV attractive paint as they drum giant metal trash cans.“As the drummers strike the paint-filled lids of the trash cans to the beat of the music, there will be explosions of paint that cover them and anything close around,” Greve said. “While the drummers are drumming, a laser show that’s going on behind them will mimic the beat of the music. It will be a dazzling show of color.”The amphitheater will be completely dark except for the lights from the laser show and the flashing colors of the day-glow paint.center_img Sponsored Content By The Penny Hoarder By offering “Splatterbeat,” the Pioneer Museum is stepping out of its comfort zone.“This is very contemporary on our part,” Greve said. “‘Splatterbeat!’ is very metropolitan and cool and cutting edge. But there was a huge deficit in our arts programs for the high school and college demographic. We wanted to provide an arts event for that age group.“LSU just had a Splatterbeat event, as have many universities all around the country. Little clubs are cropping up everywhere and we are excited to offer an experience to create musical, visual art here in Troy and Pike County.”Tickets for “Splatterbeat!” are $10 each and are available from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Pioneer Museum of Alabama. The last day to purchase tickets is March 5.Glow in the dark concessions ions, including bracelets and necklaces will be on sale performance night.“Splatterbeat” is the only fundraiser for the Pioneer Museum of Alabama but not the only fun-raiser. Published 4:29 pm Wednesday, February 29, 2012 Email the author By Jaine Treadwell The Splatterbeat movement is sweeping the nation and Troy, Alabama is right in its path.“Splatterbeat!” is coming to the Pioneer Museum of Alabama amphitheater at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 8 and everyone is invited to come and get colorful.“Splatterbeat! is super sensory, messy fun,” said Rachael Greve, director of the Pioneer Museum of Alabama. “It’s a glow-in-the-dark paint drumming and rainbow laser light experience.” Book Nook to reopen Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more