February 2, 2013 10:18 PM

Robert Trussell | Hippie musical ‘Hair’ in some ways mirrors the present

How should we view “Hair” today? “I think it plays now more as a history show,” says James Rado, one of the writers of the 46-year-old musical. “It thrusts you back into a time that was very interesting and revolutionary, full of these people called hippies. It gives you that experience of what that was like.”

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