Two sides to this story

Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle @ the Lobero Theatre 9/6/16

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A coming together of seeming opposites. They have two different aesthetics and two different styles, but Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle both write and sing about the things that make life interesting, ironic and heartbreaking, among other things. On their recently released album “Colvin & Earle” there is a kind of…

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Labor Day and heading to perfect

Shannon Gillen and Laja Field 9/5/16 Lobero Theatre

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Monday was no day off as Shannon and Vim Vigor moved steadily towards performance night and ideas are tried and rejected or perfected during this exceptional creation project. Usually a new piece is choreographed in the head and brought to life in short bursts in a (sometimes dingy) studio or rehearsal space until…

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Down in Tennessee

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  “The Glass Menagerie” launched Tennessee Williams in a big way, the first big step in the upward trajectory of his luminous career. It’s a deeply autobiographical memory play, and at the center is Amanda, based on Williams’s mother, a woman given to flights of anger and longing for a lost…

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