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International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 2:56pm
February 8 - September 1, 2014 / COSI Columbus
Elementary? Maybe for the brilliant master of deduction, but how will you fare solving a captivating mystery in true 19th century London fashion? Find out at The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes, with a limited-engagement coming to COSI in 2014. See how Dr. Conan Doyle, who created Holmes, inspired advances in popular culture and today's forensic science through hundreds of original artifacts and objects from the school books of Conan Doyle to today's tools of the forensic scientists, from the first publications of Sherlock Holmes to props and consumes of today's most popular Sherlockian films and television. Are your wits as keen as Sherlock's? This interactive experience brings you into the world that surrounds the most recognizable fictional character in history, Sherlock Holmes. Using Holmes' methods, it is your turn to observe, experiment, and deduce in a new Sherlock Holmes mystery. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind exhibition featuring Sherlock Holmes' detective work and artifacts from the Conan Doyle Estate, Ltd, opening at COSI in 2014.

Secrets of a Dark Skin Sister

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 2:45am
August 30 - September 6, 2014 / Columbus Performing Arts Center - Shedd Theater
We're back with the play that deals with, The Willie Lynch Law and how it has effected African American families for the last 300 years! River Song, the outwardly dark skin sister and Freda, the inwardly dark skin sister, are twin sisters who learn to love each other in spite of how others see them in their family and the world! Their friends, including Freda's bi-racial best friend, help them learn the real deal about their status in the U.S.