Same same is an absurdist variety show that randomly occurs through the year on the same numerical day as the numerical month. For example… We are going to get whacky on 6/6 which is the 6th day of the 6th month of the year. 

This is a semi-curated experience where performers loosely riff on an idea for 10 mins or less!

If there is space available during the night of, walk-ins to perform are welcome.

This month’s co-curator is Jane Foley.
This month’s theme is “sports”.

Let’s get scared.

This event is hosted by Mike Stasny

Bio

Mike Stasny

Mike Stasny is an installation artist, performance artist, and sculptor from the midwest currently working out of Atlanta. He primarily works with raw building materials and broken furniture converting them into “creatures” inspired by natural history museums, sci-fi, and his grandfather - an eccentric taxidermist whom let Mike play in his basement with numerous dead things. His most notorious work to date is “what what in the butt” - a youtube viral video that conflates homosexuality, blackness, and religion into an absurd / escapist cartoon like universe. On occasion, he provides “MUSIC YOU NEED” for art related events.


Upcoming Events

April 27 / 2:00pm
Special Event

MuSEA Slow Reads

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Folks get to activate MuSEA’s mobile library by relaxing at the Atlanta Contemporary and reading selected texts out loud to each other.

April 28 / 12:00pm
Contemporary Kids

Contemporary Kids

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A free and interactive family-friendly program, Contemporary Kids introduces children to contemporary art and artists through approachable media and hands-on activities.

May 2 / 6:30pm
Contemporary Cocktails

Crafts + Cocktails

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Join artist and educator Sherrice Adams for our adult craft night, Crafts + Cocktails.

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