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New York native Justin Blau is a progressive house producer who creates music under the moniker 3LAU. After growing up playing drums, guitar and piano, he discovered electronic music in 2011 while he was a student at Washington University. He cultivated a rabid following DJing late night college parties and eventually launched his own 3LAU Your Mind Tour, in 2012, expanding his audience into national territory.
In writing "Great Expectations", Charles Dickens crammed all of life between the covers of a book. In staging "Great Expectations", Arden Theatre Company attempts to do the same ... but on stage ... using a cast of "six". In this production of the classic novel, the small-but-nimble cast quick-changes their way through nearly 40 characters to recreate one of the most captivating tales ever told. Orphaned as an infant and thrust into a childhood of cruel poverty, Pip clings to the hope of a brighter life. Then one winter night, Pip learns that an anonymous benefactor has anointed him heir to a tremendous fortune, setting into motion a life's journey beyond his wildest dreams and harsh lessons about love, family, social class and upward mobility in Victorian London.
Watching an electronic musician play track after track of unrelenting electro can get to be a little uninspiring. This is why three Canadians banded together and formed The New Deal in 1998 with the intention of creating music that sounds like its being produced by a music program, but in actuality is being created by three intelligent musicians playing bass, drums and keyboards. The style of music The New Deal creates is aptly called livetronica.