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Actor is antithesis of bully she plays in Chanhassen’s ‘Hairspray’

Actor is antithesis of bully she plays in Chanhassen’s ‘Hairspray’

| Susan Klemond | March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

When she tucks her long, dark hair under a blonde bouffant wig, Nicole Renee Chapman is just beginning her transformation for a performance of the musical “Hairspray” at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.

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‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ at Chanhassen is a thought-provoking Lenten musical

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ at Chanhassen is a thought-provoking Lenten musical

| March 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

When “Jesus Christ Super­star” open­ed on Broadway in 1971, I recall that many critics attacked the contemporary rock musical, written by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Web­ber, as sacrilegious.

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Priest helps Chanhassen parish heal in wake of arrest

Priest helps Chanhassen parish heal in wake of arrest

| November 16, 2010 | 3 Comments

When Father Paul Kammen, parochial administrator at St. Hubert in Chanhassen, learned about the arrest Nov. 4 of then-pastor Father Michael Krenik on charges of indecent exposure to an undercover police officer, Father Kammen’s initial reaction was confusion, disbelief and anger, he said.

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