Lisa Loeb and fellow Brown University alumni musicalize 2020

today08/06/2021 15

share close

NEW YORK (AP) — Group reunions on Zoom have rarely been the fuel for good art.

But one has created a musical, actually 10, to be precise. Grammy Award-winner Lisa Loeb was inspired to capture the weirdness, wonder and horror of 2020 during a Brown University online reunion. She tapped dozens of her fellow alumni to create “Together Apart,” a collection of 10 mini-musicals that capture a year online.

There are stories about speed-dating during the pandemic, elementary school taught through Zoom, a pair of divorcees forced to become roommates, moms struggling through quarantine and a family game night that spins out of control.

Loeb is best known for her 1994 Billboard number one song “Stay (I Missed You)” from the soundtrack of the movie Reality Bites.


Written by: Editor

Rate it

Previous post


Teen’s body found after pulled under Ocean City rip current

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy’s body was recovered Thursday, a day after he is believed to have drowned in Ocean City, Maryland. The Washington Post reports that officials said the incident began around 3:50 p.m. Wednesday when the teen, who is from Annapolis, was swimming in waist-deep water in the ocean near 112th Street. Capt. Butch Arbin of the Ocean City Beach Patrol said the boy “got […]

today08/06/2021 108