Black Ensemble Theatre to present world premiere: “The Message Is in the Music”

photo Ricky Message in the music The Black Ensemble Theater opens its Five Play Season of Excellence Dedicated to the Music with the World Premiere production of The Message Is In The Music (God Is A Black Man Named Ricky). Produced, written, and directed by Black Ensemble founder and executive director Jackie Taylor, The Message.. is a fanciful, song-filled production featuring selections by superstars ranging from Curtis Mayfield to Stevie Wonder; The Isley Brothers to The Temptations; The Beatles to Paul Simon, just to name a few. Scheduled for an open run, preview performances will begin October 3, with opening night being Sunday, October 18th. More info here.

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Random thoughts: Mozart, Michelle Obama, the office refrigerator

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Pretty cool – Two newly discovered pieces of music written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as a child were just performed in the Austrian city of his birth, Salzburg.

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  • Ahhh…the joys of the dysfunctional office.  I can definitely see someone leaving a note like this (from Passive-Aggressive Notes) in the fridge at my work.  Makes me glad to be on vacation until the end of the month!!!!