Tag Archives: Mississippi River

Take A Bayou Trip With Mr. Sipp

Located right off Highway 55 in between Jackson and New Orleans, the past and future of the blues intersect in an old, forgotten building in . The interstate carries drivers through the Big Easy and into the Delta where the history runs as deep as the . , known professionally as , is building a monument  to the blues legends of Mississippi and creating a sacred space to support and promote the sanctity of live music. “There’s an old historical building that was sealed up in 1925, the old Norwood building in downtown Magnolia, Mississippi that I am bringing up …

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BIG RIVER —THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

ALHAMBRA THEATRE AND DINING REVIEW DICK KEREKES & LEISLA SANSOM [email protected] Take a trip down the for two hours with the ’s second show of 2016, the 1985 Tony Award winning musical, “,” based on ’s great novel “.” The songs by country musician Roger Miller shine through time and time again with warmth and welcome, and are mostly humorous. Producer/Director ’s “Big River“ is brisk, bouncy, and filled with an energetic spirit of fun, although it also includes serious moments related to the practice of slavery during the pre-Civil War era of its Southern setting. The story follows Huckleberry, …

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october, 2021

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