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40 years of Martin Scorsese movies, mashed up as a concert-musical? That's 'American Crime Requiem'

40 years of Martin Scorsese movies, mashed up as a concert-musical? That's 'American Crime Requiem'

A lot can happen in six years.

That’s how long it took L.A.-based For the Record to grow up from a renegade little troupe in an 80-seat East Hollywood dive bar, where it performed concerts inspired by the soundtracks of film directors such as Quentin Tarantino and Baz Luhrmann. Now the group is an industry player with the clout to stage an homage to Martin Scorsese, “For the Record: Scorsese — American Crime Requiem,” in a 500-seat theater in the elegant Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills.  

In between, the company built FTR’s following while performing in modest-sized local venues, produced movie music...

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