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BWW Reviews: Go on the Town, To The Greatest Show You've Never Seen

When the Marriott Theatre in far north suburban Lincolnshire announced it was mounting a production of the 1944 landmark musical comedy "On The Town," most cognoscenti were excited.

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Related Topix: Musical Theater, Theater, Arts, Easy-Listening, Drama Movies, David, Bernadette Peters, Ballet

Thu Aug 21, 2014

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'Dancing Sondheim' Free App for iPhone Set for 9/1 Release

Dances for an iPhone comes in versions for the iPhone , and iPad and is available through iTunes.

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Related Topix: iPhone, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, Ipad, Science / Technology, Arts, Dance, Modern Dance, Easy-Listening

Wed Aug 20, 2014

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Ann Arvia to Join Jonathan Hadary in Arena Stage's Fiddler on the Roof; Full Cast Announced

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Broadway production this fall, Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater mounts a new staging of Fiddler on the Roof, the iconic musical that has captured the hearts of audiences worldwide.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Music!, Tony Awards, Easy-Listening

Tue Aug 19, 2014

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Scott Dreier Set for Doris and Me Tonight at 54 Below

DORIS AND ME is one man's quirky, lovable obsession with music and movie icon, Doris Day .

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'Fiddler on the Roof': Can it still speak to today's audience?

David Jacobs will appear as "Tevye" in the Slidell Little Theatre's production of the Tony-winning Broadway musical, "Fiddler on the Roof."

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Broadway B.O.: $25.2M Week Is Down Even With Nine Perfs For 'Mormon' & `Wicked'

Rocky bowed out after its disappointing run, and the Broadway box office was off about 3% to $25,177,911 from the previous week's $25,926,516.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Easy-Listening

Sun Aug 17, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 8/17/2014

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN UPSTAGE THEATRE 8/1-8/23/2014 IT'S ALIVE! From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation THE PRODUCERS comes this monster new musical comedy.With such memorable tunes as "The Transylvania Mania," "He Vas My Boyfriend" and "Puttin' On The Ritz," YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN is scientifically-proven, monstrously good ... (more)

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Pop/Rock, The Who, Roger Daltrey, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Arts, Opera, New York

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Customer service - oxymoron or obsolete?

Customer service - oxymoron or obsolete? Columnist Jim Morrison examines what should happen when you call Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1oHgPya In addition to the inevitable stay on the line for next attendant, the message is, in many cases, music or a reasonable facsimile thereof.

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Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winner Jerry Mitchell

On Monday, August 18th the Theater People Podcast welcomes Tony-winner Jerry Mitchell .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Legally Blonde, Entertainment, Television, Easy-Listening, Comedy, Ugly Betty, Drama

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Now Playing Onstage in Seattle - Week of 8/17/2014

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS Richland Players 8/8-8/24/2014 The 'G2K' Getting To Know Series: Uniquely adapted musicals specifically for youth performers.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Theater, Arts, Easy-Listening

Sat Aug 16, 2014

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Great Performances

Why has the Broadway musical proven to be such fertile territory for Jewish artists of all kinds? From Broadway's golden age, names like Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, the Gershwin's, Arthur Laurents, Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim immediately come to mind.

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Classical, Stephen Sondheim

Fri Aug 15, 2014

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Scott Dreier Set for Doris and Me Next Week at 54 Below

DORIS AND ME is one man's quirky, lovable obsession with music and movie icon, Doris Day .

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

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Crown to Release New Anniversary Edition of Fiddler on the Roof This Fall

This fall marks the 50th anniversary of a cultural landmark, the original Broadway premiere of Fiddler on the Roof, which ran for nearly eight years, setting records with 3,242 performances.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

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Become a Broadway Investor Online; Fund the Upcoming on the Town Revival

Maxolev Productions announces the launch of a new online investment platform offering equity in Broadway productions, beginning with the upcoming revival of On The Town .

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Marriott Theatre presents 'On the Town'

'On The Town," the 1944 musical that follows the zany adventures of three sailors on a 24-hour shore leave in New York City during World War II, began life as a ballet, "Fancy Free."

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, On the Town, Adventure, Musical Movies, Arts, Ballet, Easy-Listening, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Gene Kelly

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Marriott Theatre presents 'On the Town'

'On the Town' Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire In previews; opens Aug. 20 and runs through Oct. 12 $40-$48 634-0200; MarriotTheatre.com 'On The Town," the 1944 musical that follows the zany adventures of three sailors on a 24-hour shore leave in New York City during World War II, began life as a ballet, "Fancy Free."

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, On the Town, Adventure, Musical Movies, Lincolnshire, IL, Arts, Ballet, Easy-Listening, Celebrities, Gene Kelly, Big-Band

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Theater review: Dancers soar in 'West Side Story' at Western Stage

Roxana Sanchez as Anita and Javi Harnly as Bernardo are standouts in The Western Stage's "West Side Story."

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

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Broadway B.O.: Summer Lull Still Beautiful For...

Tiimes Square cash registers slowed down fractionally during week #11 of the Broadway season, with total box office for 26 shows down about 1.7% to $25,926,516 from last week's $26,391,544.

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Michael Lanning, Alison Lory, and Sam Sherwood to Bring 'THOSE...

Relive and discover the timeless music of '60s music legends such as The Mamas and the Papas, Woody Guthrie , Peter, Paul and Mary, Bpb Dylan and The Beatles in this powerful concert event.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 8/10/2014

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF NEWTOWN ARTS COMPANY 8/7-8/13/2014 In the little village of Anatevka, Tevye, a poor dairyman, tries to instill in his five daughters the traditions of his tight-knit Jewish community in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Family, Kids, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Theater, Jesus Christ Superstar

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