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Nicole Henry “Gets It”

Sunday, May 13th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Nicole Henry “gets” the music of the 70s: the salad of rock, blues, jazz fusion and soul influenced songs performed with rhythm and at-ti-tude we

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(Fashion) Life is In the Details

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011
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Life, they say, is in the details. Now that you’ve acquired the separates (at Christmas, during Hanukkah, combing the Sales) how do you create a

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Noah and the Tower Flower—Terrific Theater

Monday, September 19th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Noah just got out of the Joy (Mountjoy, a prison) where he “done” 8 months for vandalism. He carries his worldly possessions in a plastic

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Sir Elton Plays Bethel Woods

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011
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The hottest ticket in the Hudson Valley was last night’s Elton John concert at Bethel Woods Centre for the Arts. This reporter, still weary from

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Johnny “Poppy Sunshine” Rodgers—BACK July 12!

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Remember the first time you heard Carly Simon’s Anticipation, Billy Joel’s Summer, Highland Falls, James Taylor’s You’ve Got a Friend? That music, those performers, take

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Alicia Rountree—From the Boss’s Daughter to the Boss

Monday, November 1st, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

“If you get something you want straight away, it probably won’t last,” Alicia Rountree offers as words of wisdom. The multilingual 24 year-old has a

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When A Son Comes Out, a Family Comes Together

Sunday, November 1st, 2009
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It has taken seven years for the film, Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay! to make it from script to screen. A seven-year journey could

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