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At Minnesota Opera, “The Shining” dazzles

World premiere of Paul Moravec’s opera promises future success

By Peter Alexander

The Saturday (May 7) premiere of The Shining by Paul Moravec at the… 1,544 more words

Performance Reviews

Interview #28!

The twenty-eighth interview on TBPL Off the Shelf went live today!  This time I interviewed author Michael Christie about his pov choice for If I Fall, If I Die… 61 more words

TBPL Off The Shelf

Interview with Michael Christie

Michael Christie is the author of If I Fall, If I Die, which was longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, won the Northern Lit Award, and was selected as a New York Times Editors’ Choice. 1,062 more words


If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie

At 11 years old, Will cannot remember spending time outside. His days consist of staying inside painting masterpieces and helping his agoraphobic mother battle the Black Lagoon that haunts her. 389 more words

Book Reviews

Colorado Music Festival announces diverse 39th summer season

Second season under music director Jean-Marie Zeitouni offers many highlights

Former music director Michael Christie returns to Boulder for a Festival Orchestra concert July 14… 1,924 more words
Performance Previews

If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie

This is a very unique coming-of-age story about Will – a tween who’s kept inside by his mom. She battles agoraphobia, and brought Will (when he was only a toddler) from Toronto to Thunder Bay, to live in her childhood home. 78 more words


The Wizard - RIP Sam Snobelen

A few weekend’s ago I was asked to offer some words at the memorial of a most beloved, long-time member of the Carnegie Centre – Sam Snobelen. 1,082 more words