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'Fiddler on the Roof's' universal themes still resonate after 50 years

On Sept. 22, 1964, after the long-awaited Broadway opening of "Fiddler on the Roof," invited guests gathered at New York's swank Rainbow Room to celebrate.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

the Winter's Tale, Goose!, Cinderella and More Set for New York...

New York Theatre Ballet announces the 2014-15 season, which will include a national tour and repertory performances at the 92nd Street Y , New York Live Arts and Danspace .

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Pop/Rock, Cinderella, Theater, Easy-Listening, Dance

Connecticut Post

'Joe's View' for August 31

Barbara Isenberg's "Tradition!" which St. Martin's Press will publish on Sept. 2, covers the history of "Fiddler on the Roof" from its Broadway debut in 1964, through the production of the hit film version in 1971, and the many revivals all over the world.

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Related Topix: St Martins Press, Publishing, Media, Comedy Movies, Fiddler on the Roof, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Easy-Listening, Theater, Arts, East Haddam, CT, Haddam, CT

Sun Aug 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Seattle - Week of 8/24/2014

THE DROWSY CHAPERONE LEAVENWORTH SUMMER THEATRE 7/29-8/28/2014 A rare combination of unprecedented originality and blinding talent, THE DROWSY CHAPERONE boldly addresses a great unspoken desire in all of our hearts: to be entertained.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Musical Theater, Eastlake (Seattle, WA), Easy-Listening

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Herald

Marriott has a fine day 'On the Town'

It took 70 years, but "On The Town" -- the 1944 Broadway musical about a trio of sailors on a 24-hour shore leave -- has finally arrived.

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, us Travel, North America Travel, Chicago Travel, Travel, Arts, Ballet, Lincolnshire, IL

BroadwayWorld.com

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

BroadwayWorld.com

'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

BroadwayWorld.com

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

BroadwayWorld.com

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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Related Topix: Easy-Listening

NOLA.com

'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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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Social Software, Theater, Arts

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Deadline

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

BroadwayWorld.com

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

Door Reminder

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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BroadwayWorld.com

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

BroadwayWorld.com

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

WETK-TV Colchester

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

BroadwayWorld.com

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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Related Topix: Easy-Listening

Thu Aug 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

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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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Wed Aug 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

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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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, York, NY, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, Coney Island, NY

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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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