Gold Announces 2012 Program
Gold Drum and Bugle Corps’ 2012 program is guaranteed to make a statement. In fact, this year’s production invites audiences to challenge conformity and to resist social pressure. Entering its eighth year of existence, Gold presents “DIFFERENT,” an 11 ½ minute all-original show that celebrates diversity and tolerance.
At its core, the 2012 show is about standing up and revealing the distinct qualities that make you who you are. It is about being accepting, open-minded and tolerant of others. It is about working together to create something truly DIFFERENT. Many of today’s social influences encourage conformity as a means to obtaining acceptance. “You must dress like this. You must act like that.” There is a great deal of pressure to be like everyone else. But when we start breaking away from the norm, we see that the real beauty lies in embracing our own differences and the differences of others.
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