Posts from 2007

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posted by Rix on December 12, 2007, at 10:58 am | filed under news | no comments »

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posted by bill on December 4, 2007, at 1:00 am | filed under poetry | no comments »

01  Nov
poem: dunsienda

we’ll be celebrating thanksgiving with our good friends dan and cheryl dunson at their lovely home in connecticut where we are lucky to be frequent guests … i penned this a while ago, but feel it every time we visit there …

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posted by admin on November 1, 2007, at 1:00 am | filed under poetry | no comments »

i’m happy to share the news that henry krieger and i have been commissioned by the kennedy center to write a new musical as part of their upcoming japan festival which will happen in february … it’s called

up in the air

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posted by bill on October 8, 2007, at 1:00 am | filed under productions, up in the air | no comments »

thanks to the director amon miyamoto, henry krieger and i have a commission from the kennedy center to adapt the japanese story (well-known there) “boonah, the tree-climbing frog” into a musical for a japan festival they are doing this upcoming february … the idea for the following lyric, which is the opening number of the show, came from amon, who thought it reflects the general attitude both here and in japan these days …

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posted by admin on October 4, 2007, at 1:00 am | filed under poetry, up in the air | no comments »