University of Rochester

EVENT: 'Tales of a Mad, Mad, Mad ASL World,' a performance by Patricia Bruce

TIME, DATE, AND PLACE: 8:00 p.m. Saturday, Apr. 1, in Hubble Auditorium in Hutchison Hall on the University of Rochester's River Campus

ADMISSION: $7 for the general public; $4 for University of Rochester undergraduate students; and $5 for non-University of Rochester students and for University of Rochester faculty, staff, graduate students; available at the Common Market in Wilson Commons on the University's River Campus.

March 23, 2006

Patricia "Trix" Bruce has earned national recognition as an American Sign Language (ASL) performer. Her one-woman show tells humorous stories about her life as a deaf person through varied means of communication. She employs audience interaction and plays with various hand shapes, 3-D representations, personifications, role shifts, and international sign to tell stories and jokes. Bruce also is known as a teacher of ASL storytelling and ASL interpretation.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact (585) 275-5911.