Pirandello in Paris

"Six Characters in Search of an Author" by Luigi Pirandello was performed for the first time exactly one hundred years ago in Rome in 1921. It caused a scandal — one of those famous theatre riots where the author has to hide or risk confronting an outraged, bloodthirsty mob.

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I’m just a purist who believes in the concept album and is willing to trust the musician in their presentation. I’m happy to give myself to the narrative, instead of wanting to create my own. And if I do want a mishmash of musical marauding, I’ll turn on the radio.