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October 26, 2017
Real Life Revelations from Lady Dynamite’s Maria Bamford

With a new season of Lady Dynamite about to air on Netflix, the edgy, original comedian Maria Bamford is on a roll. Last year Stephen Colbert named her his favorite comedian on planet earth! We can’t wait for her Portsmouth debut at The Music Hall on Friday, November 10. When Deputy Director of Programming/ Performing Arts Curator, Thérèse LaGamma, caught up with Maria by phone she was in the process of moving from one end of Los Angeles to another.  Here’s what she had to say about mentors, show business, and life.

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March 25, 2014
April NOW Magazine is out

The April edition of NOW at The Music Hall is out. We’ve got a great lineup of live shows in April: from Jim Belushi to Feist; Swan Lake to P.J. O’Rourke.

New shows on sale: The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Miss Richfield 1981 “Play with My Poodle”, La Santa Cecelia, Sing-a-long Sound of Music.

Don’t miss Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, Not to mention all the great films: Telluride by the Sea favorites The Invisible Woman and The Lunchbox; Wildcard Movies Babette’s Feast and Crash Reel.

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August 25, 2011
A Conversation with Meredith Vieira & James Braly

Life in a Marital Institution
KS:  Hi this is Kathleen Soldati from the Music Hall in Portsmouth NH.  We’re talking today with Meredith Vieira, the producer of Life in a Marital Institution and James Braly the renowned storyteller that we hear on NPR’s This American Life.  Meredith and James are bringing their hit off-Broadway one-man comic monologue show to the Music Hall Loft September 9-11.  So Meredith and James, welcome.  We can’t wait to see the show!

KS: Meredith, our listeners are most familiar with you from The View and The Today Show and now you’ve moved into producing theater.  Can you tell us a little bit about what brought you to that point in your career?

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August 15, 2011
A Conversation with Lily

Lily Tomlin as Ernestine
From Laugh-In to The Music Hall stage, Lily Tomlin has had audiences in stitches for more than 30 years. Our Deputy Programming Director/Curator Therese LaGamma caught up with her recently to get the backstory on her illustrious career and talk about what makes Lily, Lily.

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