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Joe Sellman-Leava Labels

114 East Cameron Ave
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Dates: November 16, 2016 - November 17, 2016
Recurring daily
Phone: (919) 843-3333
Time: 7:30 PM
Price: Tickets $20

Joe Sellman-Leava’s one-man show Labels is a funny, moving tale about mixed heritage and immigration. Recounting his childhood in rural ’90s England in light of changing political attitudes and the ongoing refugee crisis, the performance melds stand-up comedy, storytelling and poetry. Shortlisted for Amnesty International’s Freedom of Expression Award, Labels analyzes the way we use words, the line between curiosity and fear, and the rise of anti-immigration rhetoric. Amid the cacophony of statistics and soundbites that surround the immigration debate, Labels offers an honest, human story about the bridges and barriers formed in a multicultural Britain.