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3 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

John Shearer: 75 Years Of The Wizard Of Oz

It was not showing for multiple weeks, as might be the case today, but for just four days - from Sunday, Aug. 27, 1939, to Wednesday, Aug. 30. That, of course, was typical for the time.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Barry Manilow's New Album, My Dream Duets, Out 10/28 & Available For Pre-Order

Internationally celebrated recording artist, composer and performer Barry Manilow is set to release a new duets album later this year titled MY DREAM DUETS and it is now available for pre-order.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Boston.com

"Oz with Orchestra' Entrances Tanglewood Crowd of All Ages

Almost exactly 75 years after "The Wizard of Oz" debuted in theaters, the Tanglewood grounds surrounding the Koussevitzky Music Shed were transformed into a land of Berkshires-meets-Oz for the Boston Pops' Aug. 22 performance of " Oz with Orchestra ."

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

August 25, Peter Snow at BookCourt

The article focused on the then-Mayor Hylan who accused mayoral candidate Frank D. Waterman for paying bribes.

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ABC News

PHOTO: 75 Years Since Toto and Dorothy Arrived in Oz

Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Judy Garland, and Bert Lahr in costume as they dance along the yellow brick road in a publicity still from the film "The Wizard of Oz," 1939.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Broadway

.com Summer Camp, Day 22! Chita Rivera's Got Plenty of Beehives

We're gonna be honest: Things around the Broadway.com offices have gotten really boring the last few weeks.

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Philly.com

9 'Wizard of Oz'-themed vacation rentals to honor its 75th anniversary

Seventy-five years ago, Dorothy Gale and her dog Toto were carried away by a wicked tornado to the magical technicolor land of Oz.

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Newsday

'Wizard of Oz,' more films that prove 1939 was the greatest year in movies

Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy and Jack Haley as the Tin Man in a scene from 1939's "The Wizard of Oz."

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DNA India

Harry Potter reunion could have happened in 'The Wizard Of Oz', reveals Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe has revealed that there were plans to remake of Judy Garland's 'The Wizard of Oz', in which he would have been starring with his 'Harry Potter' co-stars.

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Berkshire Eagle

at Tanglewood: Pops goes the 'Wizard'

More people have seen "The Wizard of Oz" than any other film, according to the Library of Congress, thanks to television and multiple home video releases.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Hispanic Business

Judy Garland: Frozen in time, looking over the rainbow

One reason she made such an impact in "The Wizard of Oz," a mega-budget production released in 1939, was simple: her voice.

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The Wichita Eagle

Wizard of Oz' collections grow

Swinging open the doors to Melodie Foreman's spare bedroom in Independence, Mo., feels like that moment Dorothy Gale steps out of her black-and-white world.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Theater review: Witches fly in Tuacahn's 'Wizard of Oz'

Ivins a Given Tuacahn's propensity for creating live theater as a spectacle, you have to think that director Timothy Threlfall was rubbing his hands together in anticipation of staging "The Wizard of Oz."

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

YourObserver

Theater Review: 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow'08/15/14 Read Marty...

What are the connections between Bette Midler and Judy Garland? If you've ever asked yourself that question, Katy Halenda's "Somewhere Over the Rose" will answer it.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

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TODAY IN HOLLYWOOD HISTORY: Bert Lahr as the Cowardly Lion, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Judy Garland as Dorothy, and Jack Haley as the Tin Woodman, sing in this scene from "The Wizard of Oz," distributed by Warner Bros.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Michael Hughes and Brent Thiessen in Rehearsal for Soulpepper's a Couple of Swells

Scroll down for footage of them in rehearsal! A COUPLE OF SWELLS is a throwback to the era of 1950s and 60s television variety hours, hosted by the likes of Frank Sinatra , Judy Garland , Dean Martin and Julie Andrews .

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Alabama Live

Movies in the Park continues Friday with 'The Wizard of Oz'; grab dinner at food truck event

Judy Garland, Jack Haley, Ray Bolger in the 1939 film, 'The Wizard of Oz.' The Historic Huntsville Foundation will show the film as part of its Movies in the Park series on Aug. 15 at 8 p.m. in Big Spring Park, behind the Huntsville Museum of Art.

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Daily Mail

Rare Wizard of Oz storyboard paintings emerge 75 years after release

They're not in Kansas anymore! Rare storyboard paintings used to plan out The Wizard of Oz emerge 75 years after film's release We don't know of they were hidden by the Wicked Witch or just lost somewhere over the rainbow, but a pair of incredibly rare paintings used to plan the filming of timeless movie The Wizard of Oz have emerged for sale - 75 ... (more)

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Advocate

Op-ed: Judy Garland's Final Effort to Tell Her Own Story

"A book for which publishers have been angling for years has been signed and sealed," proclaimed Random House in a press release dated January 4, 1960.

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Advocate

Judy Garland and Noel Coward Let Loose

If you are a fan of a certain age, Judy Garland was the epicenter, the first real diva in a gay man's life.

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