This I Believe Rhode Island: Letting Your Soul Fly
For many of us, music is central to our lives, whether it’s in the form of casual listening on our MP3 players, as spectators at symphony concerts and the opera, or as passionate performers. Shakespeare’s Duke Orsino put it one way in Twelfth Night, “If music be the food of love, play on.” For others of us, music has been our salvation, a remarkable source of comfort and confidence, as we hear from thirteen-year-old .
Lauren Durkin is a seventh grader at The Wheeler School in Providence. Her love of music and theater has led her to performances at local theaters such as Trinity Repertory and the Gamm Theatre.