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Headliners: font - cursive for classical music concerts (opera, ballet, classical music) bold for headliners (broadway, big time singers/ musicians/ etc.) sharp for contemporary concerts (radio artists) times new roman or similar fonts for informational or articles
the type of image and font used on this poster reminds me of a gig poster or drum and bass/techno music, poster uses a simple two tone colour scheme black on gray.to me the layout of this poster is what makes it successful the shapes up the top draw your eye in which leads you to the text down the side and the bottom
Not totally sure why Alzheimers requires a poster (and it wouldn't be great as an educational tool) - BUT, I think the design is very powerful. The darkness and the way the word trails off into nothing, as does the memory of someone inflicted with Alzheimers - sad really.