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The Duncan Storm 

When: Tue., June 7, 6 p.m., Wed., June 8, 6 p.m., Thu., June 9, 6 p.m., Fri., June 10, 8 p.m. and Sat., June 11, 4 & 8 p.m. 2011
Phone: (866) 811-4111
Price: $18
www.piccolospoleto.com
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Ebony and ivory live together in perfect harmony — or do they? The Duncan Storm, Deuce Theatre's provocative play, is back for a run during Piccolo Spoleto 2011. This time they've brought it downtown to Lance Hall, close enough to the historical event that the winds may blow.

Doing the Charleston takes on a whole new meaning with this history lesson draped in black-and-white. And by black-and-white, we mean the minstrel show, blacks and whites in black (and white) face. It's an equal opportunity offender, so leave the kids at home. Parental discretion is advised due to content, language, and subject matter.

King Street will never be the same. Written, directed, and performed by Andrea Studley and her little nation of minstrels, the story is told unapologetically. Just when you think you've got it figured out, it morphs into the truth of Daniel Duncan, a 24-year-old man just trying to get by.

— Joy Vandervort-Cobb

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