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event: William Shatner @ Hoosier Cosmic Celebration

April 8, 2024

1:00 pm

IU Memorial Stadium - Indiana University - Bloomington, Indiana

NOTUS, Dominick DiOrio, conductor


Beloved actor William Shatner, an Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner best known for his role as Captain Kirk in “Star Trek,” will deliver a spoken-word performance on April 8th at Indiana University's Memorial Stadium before the total eclipse of the sun. Shatner’s spoken-word performance will be a collaboration with students and faculty from the IU Jacobs School of Music. It will include new original music written for the occasion by Dominick DiOrio, performed by student musicians from NOTUS, the Jacobs School’s internationally renowned contemporary vocal ensemble.

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