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THEATER: A brilliant and complex musical: ‘Next to Normal’ on stage at Media Theatre

By Frank Burd For Digital First Media A rock musical about a mother struggling with a mental illness is not your usual theater fare. It opened on Bro|

Grammy-winner drops by Montgomery County Community College Center for Music Technology. MORE: Nearing completion, a recording, mixing and mastering suite will be open to the public

Montgomery County Community College’s Lively Arts Series recently hosted five-time Grammy-winning jazz trumpeter, composer, arranger and band leader Terence Blanchard. ...

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