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Royal fun

Theo Ubique’s take on this classic musical parody of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Princess and the Pea,” directed by local musical comedy pro Landree Fleming, is smart, sweet, and slickly produced. And mounting a show that prods at traditional gender roles with a first-rate, gender-blind cast results in a multilayered artistic experience that makes this […]

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That 70s show

Were the 1970s a time of sleepy dope-infused mellowness after the upheaval of the 1960s, or were they a continuation of revolt (politically and musically) by other means? Yes. To get a sense of that paradox, it helps to revisit the music that served as the backdrop for the decade. And if you want a […]