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Presented and directed by
Featuring a Live Music Set by
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David Bowie didn’t predict trends. He created them. This powerful and engaging multimedia show immerses audiences into the life of an artist who changed music and culture forever. The audience will go on a wild ride through different eras of the influential artist’s life and career. Educational and entertaining, the presentation features rare video clips, needle drops, obscure cuts, and recently surfaced details, of arguably the most influential artist of our time.
The show will conclude with a blistering live music set by Vanity Crash!
About Thomas Mulready
As creator of Cool Networks LLC, Mulready leads a multimedia network utilizing blogs, podcasts, videos, e-blasts and mobile apps to promote economic development, arts, culture and technology in Northeast Ohio under the flagship CoolCleveland. After creating the Performance Art Festival+Archives, he co-founded the Ingenuity Festival of Art and Technology, and has served as Senior Vice President of National City Bank and worked at Management Recruiters International, Richardson-Vicks, and Campbell Soup. He's played drums with Cats On Holiday and Vanity Crash, presented his performance art in New York and Paris, and served as a Senior Research Consultant in the United Kingdom. His multimedia presentations on David Bowie, Glam and The Beatles have been presented at universities, jazz clubs and aquariums.
About Vanity Crash
Vanity Crash was born on stage under hot lights in the crucible of sound and fury as the glam-punk band The Angry Inch in the rock musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Ever since, Vanity Crash has been dressing up and throwing down eye-popping synchronized light shows, outrageous stage costumes and provocative attitude, opening for the likes of the New York Dolls, Poison, Semi Precious Weapons, the Darkness, and Gogol Bordello. Their recent celebrated tributes to David Bowie include timeless gems performed live alongside their own incendiary originals. Vanity Crash launches their 5th original release, "Phantasmagoria," in 2017, including an original track featuring David Bowie's longtime pianist, Mike Garson. Learn more at www.vanitycrash.com.