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The play has been described by The New Yorker as “Sesame Street meets the Exorcist.”

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Mezzo-soprano Chrystal E. Williams, a native of Portsmouth, performed a solo recital in Norfolk recently. Arts Reporter Rebecca Evans offers her review.

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Last week Christina and Michelle Naughton performed a program of piano works at the Robin Hixon Theater as part of Virginia Arts Festival.

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Last Monday evening, the Dover Quartet performed at the Robin Hixon Theater as part of Virginia Arts Festival’s Chamber Music Series.

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Recently, Virginia Arts Festival produced a Mozart Celebration at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. This concert paid homage to his piano concertos, and featured masterful pianist, André-Michel Schub.

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Last week, the acapella trio ModernMedieval sang at the Robin Hixon Theater as part of Virginia Arts Festival. 

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Virginia Arts Festival hosted a lovely, varied program of chamber music recently at the Robin Hixon Theater. Arts Reporter Rebecca Evans shares her thoughts on the night of performances.

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On Monday night, the Norfolk Chamber Consort presented the last concert of their 49th season, titled “Teacher and His Two Students,” at the Chandler Recital Hall. The evening focused on the works of Anton Arensky, and his two most successful students, Alexander Scriabin and Sergei Rachmaninoff.

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