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Whistling Away the Dark – Shana Farr is Exceptional

Friday, February 21st, 2014
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Classically trained singers rarely transition well from opera/operetta to American Songbook and musical theater. Most are inadvertently strident and showy unable to express themselves with

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Saving Mr. Banks – A Spoonful of Sugar With Some Medicine

Friday, December 13th, 2013
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Mary Poppins and the Banks. They’re family to me. So insists P.L Travers (Emma Thompson). Much like her famous creation, P.L. Travers is aggravating, stubborn,

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