More Noise Than Funk

Brustein, Robert
March 1996
New Republic;3/4/96, Vol. 214 Issue 10, p31
Reviews the dance and musical play "Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk" being performed at the New York Public Theatre in 1996.


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