Something in the Game is more than a musical tribute to Knute Rockne: it’s hagiography | Theater Review | Chicago Reader

Something in the Game is more than a musical tribute to Knute Rockne: it’s hagiography 

It does, however, feature some excellent Equity actors and extraordinary Northwestern students.

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Justin Barbin

To say that book writer Buddy Farmer and composer Michael Mahler's newish biomusical respects its subject, legendary 1920's Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne, would be downplaying the sheer extent to which it venerates the guy. No doubt his contributions to university…

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