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1 hr ago | Dallas Observer

Rhythmic Souls Gives Dallas a Taste of the Tap Dance Legends this Weekend

Shuffle, ball, change. Aaaaaand, dig! Those are the only tap dance words that stuck with me from the beginner adult class I took last fall.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Entertainment, Comedy Movies, Singin' in the Rain, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Big-Band

4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Danny Kaye Returns to Arlington

"If Danny Kaye had not been born," a Hollywood writer once observed, "no one could possibly have invented him.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, White Christmas, Musical Movies, Danny Kaye, Celebrities, Fred Astaire, Jazz, Big-Band, Will Ferrell

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Screenwriter Dean Ward Partners with Choreographer Michael Rooney on...

Screenwriter Dean Ward idolized Gene Kelly as a kid and even learned to tap dance, eventually taking lessons from legendary hoofers including Gregory Hines , Savion Glover and Charles 'Honi' Coles.

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Related Topix: Chelsea Lately, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Singin' in the Rain, Musical Movies, Hot Chicks, Chelsea-Handler, Celebrities, Big-Band, Arts, Dance

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'An American in Paris' Finds Broadway Home

The musical adaptation of the 1951 Gene Kelly film will begin previews in March, following its world premiere in Paris.

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Related Topix: Big-Band, Classical, Gershwin, Entertainment

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

What's happening around Dunedin

The event will feature Berkeley Preparatory School Highlander Band, Sabra MacGillivray and Celtic Touch Dancers as well as the Dunedin High School Scottish Highlanders Band, the Dunedin Highland Middle School Band, the city of Dunedin Pipe Band, St. Andrews Pipes and Drums of Tampa Bay and the Egypt Temple Shrine Highlanders Pipe Band.

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Related Topix: Dunedin, FL, Brigadoon, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Cyd Charisse, Van Johnson, Big-Band

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Jersey Journal

The Tap City Festival honors beloved Hollywood hoofer Gene Kelly

That goes double for stars who are also dance legends such as the late Gene Kelly, who will reappear with his toes a-twinkle in a program titled "Gene Kelly: The Legacy" on Wednesday at Symphony Space in Manhattan.

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Related Topix: Summer Stock, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Big-Band, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Jazz, Judy Garland, Entertainment

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Jewish Journal

Salute to Leonard Bernstein

Abe Freed, 85, of Lantana , said he is not quite old enough to have seen the original Broadway production in 1944 of "On the Town," iconic composer Leonard Bernstein's first Broadway show.

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Related Topix: Bernstein, Classical, Comedy Movies, On the Town, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Frank Sinatra, Jazz, Big-Band

Sat Jun 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Come See BRIGADOON on the Big Screen in Millennium Park, 6/29

Pack a picnic and see the 1956 film version of Brigadoon in celebration of the Goodman's spectacular new production! This Sunday, June 29, Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events will partner with Goodman Theatre to present a FREE screening of the classic movie musical in Millennium Park, featuring Gene Kelly and Cyd Charisse .

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Related Topix: Brigadoon, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Big-Band, Cyd Charisse

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