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Vintage Aquarius

Hair co-creator James Rado recalls a shady doc who showed up backstage to give the original cast amphetamine-laced "vitamin shots."
Diane Paulus lets down her Hair
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  April 17, 2009

Age of innocence

The musical, which draws on idioms from jazz and swing to gospel to early rock and roll, is more like American Bandstand gussied up with uniforms.
Barrington Stage revives The Human Comedy
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  July 07, 2006

Collage of culture

Peace, love, and good vibes — with bells on. Add to that a festive atmosphere, a social conscience, and a psychedelic rock score, and you have a fair summary of the epochal musical Hair , which Brown University Theater is staging through March 19.
Brown’s Hair is making a statement  
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 16, 2006