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Culture, Stage "Tell It Slant": So studious and earnest it's practically inert

"Tell It Slant": So studious and earnest it's practically inert

The phrase "Emily Dickinson musical" evokes troubling images of the Moth of Amherst doing jazz hands. I have nothing against jazz hands, mind you. It's just that Dickinson's life story seems ill-suited for any stage adaptation, let alone the song-and-dance…
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Music, Hear This

Hear This

Glenn Spearman Music FestivalIn 1998, veteran free-jazz saxophonist Glenn Spearman's local reputation for volcanic improv finally seemed to be gaining international notice. A marked increase in activity, both onstage and in the studio, even attracted the attention of slow-on-the-uptake industry…
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