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One Night Only

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Barbra Streisand | MAKE SOMEONE HAPPY with Barbra Streisand

One Night Only

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Barbra Streisand
genre:
POP

We gave it a B

Mere mortals weren’t invited when Babs played her smallest show in decades last year at New York’s tiny Village Vanguard — only contest winners and A-list pals. Of course, with its gauzy camera work, One Night Only, this live CD-DVD might actually offer the truer experience. (Raises for you, lighting guys!) The stripped-down arrangements sometimes mistake drowsy for dreamy. But seeing Barbra downsize her diva act to sardine-can proportions is a kick. B

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