January 6, 2001
Live from the Fitzgerald Theater on Exchange Street in downtown St. Paul, A Prairie Home Companion welcomes Laurie Lewis, Tom Rozum and Bruce Molsky on their "Winter's Grace" tour, plus a salute to Twelfth Night with actor Charles Keating and a 12-person drum ensemble with Marc Anderson.

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Iniquity on the Tunda (Charles Keating and Sue Scott)
News from Lake Wobegon

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02:01GK Talk
04:45Too Busy for Art - GK and Band
07:15Applause, GK Back Announce, Intro Pat Donohue
07:46Boogie Woogie Dance - Currently Employed Band
10:43Applause, GK Back Announce
11:00West St. Paul Script
12:27GK Intro Charles Keating, Applause, GK Talk With Charles
16:08Twelfth Night Show Script
24:40Applause, GK Back Announce, Intro Laurie Lewis
26:29Breakin' Up Christmas - Laurie Lewis, Tom Rozum, Bruce Molsky
29:13Applause, Laurie Intro Next Song
29:28Winter Grace
33:24Applause, Laurie and Bruce Intro Next Song
34:03Sail Away Ladies - Bruce Molsky, Laurie Lewis, Tom Rozum
37:53Applause, GK Back Announce
38:10Powdermilk Biscuit Break
39:51Applause, GK Talk
40:23Bush is President
42:20She is More to be Pitied than Censured into 'Twas Christmas Day in the Poorhouse
48:06Applause, GK Back Announce
48:18The Lives of the Cowboys
58:44GK Talk, Intro N'Swode
59:18N'Swode Drum Ensemble
1:03:48Applause, GK Back Announce
1:04:16Avalon (Intermission)
1:07:49Applause, Welcome Back, Greetings
1:11:06Tom Keith - SFX script
1:17:27Applause, GK Back Announce, Talk to Laurie
1:18:36Earth Moves in a Mysterious Way
1:22:36Applause Intro Snowy Road Swaltz
1:26:50Applause, GK Back Announce
1:48:07Applause; Intro Roaring Judy
1:50:16Applause, GK Back Announce, Intro Band
1:50:58Iniquity on the Tunda
1:53:48Applause, Credits
1:55:12Forever Young Into Sally Johnson Playoff

Photos from the show
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Charles Keating Bruce Molsky, Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum
Marc Anderson and N'Swode Tom Keith as the Dancing Dog
Tom Rozum and Laurie Lewis Tim Russell as George W. Bush
Sue Scott in Iniquity on the Tundra

Guest Recordings
  • Laurie Lewis
  • Bruce Molsky
  • Tom Rozum
  • Marc Anderson
  • Music Information
    Performers, music sources and credits
    Guest Information
  • Laurie Lewis
  •   Bruce Molsky
  •   Tom Rozum
  • Charles Keating
  • Marc Anderson
  • Scripts
  • West St. Paul
  • Twelfth Night
  • Bush is President
  • 'Twas Christmas Day in   the Poorhouse
  • Lives of the Cowboys
  • Tom Keith - SFX
  • Iniquity on the Tunda

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