Alibi V.19 No.43 • Oct 28-Nov 3, 2010 
Yeah, they’re cute—but not so cute that you want to pull your eyes out.

Culture Shock

The Fat Man Cometh: Hitchcock at the KiMo

Halloween: spooky, creepy, blah, blah, blah.

If you don’t have kids to take trick-or-treating and don’t feel like getting drunk, what to do can be a real quandary.

I’ve got you covered.

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Yeah, they’re cute—but not so cute that you want to pull your eyes out.
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Performance Review

Tiny Guys and Little Dolls

Finally, children’s theater that doesn’t induce a diabetic coma

Children’s theater gets a bad rap. It’s generally dismissed as saccharine and slightly awkward pap that serves little purpose beyond giving parents an opportunity to fawn over their terrified kids. In some instances, that is exactly the case.

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Joseph Vacher. Hat guy. Murderer.

Book Review

French Kiss of Death

The true story of a guy who liked rabbit-fur hats and killing people

The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science

The French seem to possess a uniquely close relationship with death—probably because they eat unpasteurized cheeses. A serial killer from their ranks would be armed with a vast foreknowledge of la grande mort. It would probably make him, or her, a better murderer than some lazy American. And yet we seem to produce the largest amount of them.

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Courtesy of the Oddities and Curiosities Expo

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The Strange and Unusual

Oddities and Curiosities Expo

For lovers of the strange and unusual—local and national vendors, taxidermy, preserved specimens, odd antiques, artwork, animal and human bones, sideshow performers, live human suspension and more.
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Bring It On, Cheer It Up

Bring It On The Musical

See the bitingly relevant stage version of the popular cheerleading-themed film.
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Radiant Reveries Revealed

Lost in a Dream: Fantasy and Abstracted Images by Joan Fenicle

Pixels and paint bring to life dreamscapes that spring from Fenicle’s imagination. Her images of forest dwellers and landscapes, like dreams, invite you to add your own meaning. Runs through 01/27/19.
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