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22 hrs ago | East Hampton Today

Goodspeed Announces Cast for New Musical

Goodspeed Musicals is marking thirty years of fresh, innovative, and original new musicals at its Norma Terris Theatre in Chester, CT with the production of The Circus in Winter. This new work will run from October 23 through November 16. This brand new folk, rock musical will feature Teal Wicks and Aaron Ramey leading a cast of The story is based on a book written by Hunter Foster and Beth Turcotte.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Jai Rodriguez Brings Solo Cabaret Show to San Francisco Society Cabaret 9/26-27

Actor, singer and Emmy Award-winning host/actor and Broadway singer/performer, Jai Rodriguez , opens up like never before in his first solo San Francisco cabaret. Appearing two nights only: Friday, September 26 and Saturday, September 27 both evenings at 8 pm - doors open at 7 pm at Society Cabaret at the Hotel Rex located at 562 Sutter Street , San Francisco, CA 94102.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Denver - Week of 9/14/2014

PIPPIN Buell Theatre- Denver Center for the Performing Arts 9/6-9/20/2014 Royal heir Pippin is spurred on by a mysterious group of performers to embark on a death-defying journey to find his "corner of the sky." The original production of PIPPIN, directed by Bob Fosse , premiered on Broadway in 1972.

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The Columbian

At 40, Brooks' 'Frankenstein' proves forever young

The film's writer-director Mel Brooks and actresses Cloris Leachman and Teri Garr gathered at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday night for a 40th-anniversary screening of their comedy classic. As they posed for photos, Brooks and Leachman flanked Garr, who was in a wheelchair.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Miss America 2015: Miss Maine delivers comedic monologue

Audrey Thames delivers a comedic monologue during the talent competition at the third and final day of the Miss America Preliminaries at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ 9/11/14 While most everyone else dove into song and dance during talent portion of tonight's Miss America preliminary, Audrey Thames, Miss Maine, went with comedy. Thames, 19, of Topsham, Maine, who is studying to be a nurse, zestfully recited an abridged version of " Yma Dream ," a bit written by Thomas Meehan - co-writer of "The Producers" - and performed by Anne Bancroft.

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PRLog US Entertainment

DOMA Theatre Company presents the new Mel Brooks musical "Young Frankenstein"

PRLog - Sep. 10, 2014 - HOLLYWOOD -- The hilarious musical stage adaptation of the 1974 cult film by the Tony Award-winning team of Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan , complete with show-stopping numbers, tap-dancing monsters, innuendo and outrageous accents. Dr. Frederick Frankenstein , Young Frankenstein features all of the favorite scenes from the film - plus show-stopping numbers like "Transylvania Mania," "Together Again," "He Vas My Boyfriend" and "Puttin' on the Ritz" .

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The Gaston Gazette

Fun stuff: Kings of Leon, Art Fest, Producers

Kings of Leon to set Charlotte on fire: One of rock music's biggest acts will be at Charlotte's PNC Music Pavilion on Tuesday. Kings of Leon will stop by the outdoor venue, at 707 Pavilion Blvd., to perform hits like "Use Somebody," "Sex on Fire," "Closer" and "Pyro."

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The Maryland Gazette

Mel Brooks' Chinese Theatre cement handprint has six fingers

At least that's what future generations might think when they check out his handprints and footprints outside the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, where on Monday the "Young Frankenstein" director brought a little extra something to his mark-in-cement ceremony: a fake 11th digit. "I wanted to do something just a little different.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

680News

At 40, director Mel Brooksa comic take on a Frankensteina proves forever young

The film's writer-director Mel Brooks and actresses Cloris Leachman and Teri Garr gathered at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Tuesday night for a 40th-anniversary screening of their comedy classic. As they posed for photos, Brooks and Leachman flanked Garr, who was in a wheelchair.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Mel Brooks, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr, Gene Wilder, Theater, Arts

WTOL-TV Toledo

At 40, Brooks' 'Frankenstein' proves forever young

9, 2014. . Mel Brooks prior the 40th anniversary screening of "Young Frankenstein" by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater, on Tuesday, Sept.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

West Linn Tidings

LTC opens 'Young Frankenstein' Sept. 12

It's alive! From Mel Brooks and the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation 'The Producers' comes the new monster musical comedy 'Young Frankenstein,' opening Sept. 12 at Lakewood Theatre Company.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Coverage: Andrea Martin Receives New PIPPIN Portrait on Tony di ...

Yesterday, Tony Award winning Best Revival of a Musical PIPPIN welcomed back Andrea Martin , who won 2013 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for creating the role of "Berthe" in the production - in celebration, a new portrait of Martin was added to Tony di Napoli's prestigious Broadway Wall of Fame! Check out photo coverage of the ... (more)

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Boston Herald

Broadway Box Office: 'It's Only a Play' gets boffo start with Broderick and Lane

Star-heavy Broadway comedy "It's Only a Play" went from zero to 60 last week, launching out of the gate with a strong tally in a week that saw overall Main Stem sales hold steady ahead of the annual back-to-school drop.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

First Look At Rehearsals For West End the Scottsboro Boys

A first look at the cast hard at work in rehearsal for the West End iteration of acclaimed historically-based Kander & Ebb musical THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS is now available to view.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Broadway

Back to the Big Top! Tony Winner Andrea Martin Returns to Broadway's Pippin

It's time to start livin'! Andrea Martin swings back into the Broadway revival of Pippin beginning September 2. She will reprise her Tony-winning role as Berthe for 24 performances only through September 21 at the Music Box Theater.

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The Day

Broadway season features Sting, Jackman and Peter Pan

The coming Broadway season has something for everyone - a musical by Sting, a magician-filled SUV, the incomparable Hugh Jackman, the equally regal Helen Mirren, a musical set in a funeral parlor and not one, but two Gyllenhaals.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Drama Movies, The Elephant Man, Biography Movies, Celebrities, Glenn Close, Comedy Movies, Matthew Broderick, September

Sun Aug 31, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane Team Up for Broadway

A reunion between Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane on the Great White Way for the comedy "It's Only a Play", have returned to star in the new play after co-starring in " The Producers " years ago.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Denver - Week of 8/31/2014

WEST SIDE STORY JESTERS REPERTORY THEATRE 8/7-9/7/2014 Click Here for More Information RING OF FIRE Lake Dillon Theatre Company 8/29-9/21/2014 Click Here for More Information DOUBLE TROUBLE Rocky Mountain Repertory 8/29-9/27/2014 Jimmy and Bobby Martin have the opportunity of a life time ? writing a song for a major motion picture ? except they ... (more)

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Lakewood Theatre Company's Young Frankenstein

IT'S ALIVE! From Mel B rooks and the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers comes the new monster musical comedy Young Frankenstein, opening September 12 at Lakewood Theatre Company.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

New Kickstarter Established For West End the Scottsboro Boys

A new Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign has been established for the West End iteration of acclaimed historically-based Kander & Ebb musical THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

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