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 Jul 5 - 11, 2012 
Wigged Out

Performance Review

Wigged Out

Landmark Musicals animates Independence Day with song and dance

By Leigh Hile

It takes a special kind of nerd to appreciate the joy that is 1776. One must be equal parts musical-theater geek, history buff and lover of all things patently silly. If you’re the type that gets a kick out of seeing the Founding Fathers dancing around in funny wigs and singing whimsical songs about the Declaration of Independence, 1776 is a great pleasure.

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Book Review

A Stab in the Dark

Mystery based on Hitchcock and heavy petting needs a cold shower

Review by John Bear

What You See in the Dark

What You See in the Dark by Manuel Muñoz relies strongly on the outward appearance of being about an Alfred Hitchcock film. So the absence of the creepy Englishman for the first half of the proceedings stands out like his famously bulbous profile.

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Culture Shock

By Sam Adams

She’s Not There

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EVENT HORIZON (Tuesday, Jul 26)

You had me at Shalom

Third Annual Jewish Film Festival

By Devin O'Leary
The Midnight Orchestra, the story of the son of a once famous Jewish musician, Marcel Botbol. Directed by Jérôme Cohen Olivar.
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EVENT HORIZON (Thursday, Jul 28)

Y'all City Slickers Listen Up

Edgewood Music and Arts Fest

By Megan Reneau
Bluegrass, Western swing, Irish, singer-songwriters and other acoustic genres featuring Hot Texas Swing Band, The Blue Canyon Boys, Jeez LaWeez and more.
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