The popular 'PostSecret' website is coming to College Station with a live show that seeks the truth, so KBTX staff revealed some of their own secrets.
The show runs for two nights, February 2 and 3 at Rudder Auditorium on the Texas A&M Campus. Ticket information can be found in the link on the sidebar.
More information about PostSecret from a release:
"PostSecret is an internationally recognized public art project where people confess their secrets on homemade postcards, anonymously. Frank Warren, creator and curator, posts a selection of cards each week on the PostSecret website, which has become one of the Internet’s most popular sites with over half a billion hits.
"From its modest beginnings as a community art project in Washington, D.C. in 2005, PostSecret has since been a feature exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, The Smithsonian Institute in Washington D.C., published six PostSecret books that have climbed The New York Times best-seller list, inspired over a 1,000,000 postcard submissions, accumulated 1.5 million Facebook followers, and won numerous Webby awards. Time Magazine ranked PostSecret as one of the most influential blogs in the world.
"This stage adaptation is a collaboration between PostSecret creator Frank Warren and Canadian theatre veterans, TJ Dawe, Kahlil Ashanti and Justin Sudds. The show is an immersive, poignant journey through the humor and humanity of the personal stories we keep to ourselves, and on rare occasions, share with others. Projected images, videos, three actors and a guitarist guide the audience through crowd-sourced narratives revealing the true stories behind the secrets. See the hopeful, shocking, painful and sexual secrets that brought hundreds of millions to the PostSecret blog.
"Frank Warren is the founder and curator of PostSecret; an ongoing community art project where people mail in their secrets anonymously on one side of a postcard. The works have been exhibits in galleries and museums around the world including; MoMA, The Smithsonian Postal Museum, The Winnipeg Art Gallery and The American Visionary Art Museum. There have been six The New York Times bestselling PostSecret books and the PostSecret blog has garnered over 750,000,000 hits and won several Webby Awards. Frank continues to share secrets at colleges and events, including TED. He recently received the Mental Health Advocacy Lifetime Achievement Award. Every Sunday he continues to post secrets at www.PostSecret.com and believes that our secrets can cut or heal."