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In the News
If you're open to a novel approach to an unusual subject, you might well find yourself amused, bemused, and provoked to thought.
Cabaret Theatre Conflates Migraines and Ayn Rand.
Duo uses experience of migraines to explore the intersection of imagination and illness
WBUR: ‘Song Of A Convalescent Ayn Rand’ Is A Ball Of Fun, But It May Just Unravel (October 16, 2015)
What does the excruciating pain of the migraine have to do with Ayn Rand’s stripe of egoism, which is to say, the elevation of self and one’s own happiness above the needs of others?
Courtney Love, the onetime front woman of the grunge-rock group Hole, widow of Kurt Cobain and she of the often tattered image, is still pushing boundaries. This time though, they’re all her own.
Courtney Love is captivating. Even in her rather small role in "Kansas City Choirboy," there is not a moment that you are not compelled to watch her.
WBUR The ARTery: Courtney Love In ‘Kansas City Choir Boy': A Rock Opera Romance, Of Sorts (October 6, 2015)
Love stayed within bounds and rather wrenchingly portrayed the late girlfriend of the unnamed singer-musician played by the younger Almond.
Todd Almond backs a subdued Courtney Love in "Kansas City Choir Boy" at Oberon.
Love is charismatic. She moves with a sultry swagger and her chemistry with Almond is apparent.
Edge Boston: Todd Almond on Writing, Performing with Courtney Love in 'Kansas City Choir Boy' (September 29, 2015)
EDGE speaks to Mr. Almond from his Brooklyn home about the show, its origin and working with Ms. Love.