City Lights: Remembering Aretha Franklin; Comedian Samm Severin; And More

"City Lights" remembers Aretha Franklin.
"City Lights" remembers Aretha Franklin.
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Monday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:35: We’ll hear about a scramble to preserve Shakespeare’s words right after his death. We spoke with Tom Key and David Crowe from Theatrical Outfit’s production of “The Book of Will.”
  • 20:46: Producer Myke Johns speaks with Atlanta comedian Samm Severin about releasing her first stand-up album.
  • 27:04: Fellow Detroit native and preacher’s daughter Pearl Cleage joined us to share her own memories and stories of Aretha Franklin.