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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'An Evening of One Acts': Two out of three ain't bad

Eric Ray Anderson, Chris Ensweiler and Jessica Skerritt star in "Riverside Drive" the best of the "Evening of One Acts."


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Celebrities, Vocal

9 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

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There I was, sitting in my chair at the Long Center on Tuesday evening, mentally composing my review of Steve Martin's and the Steep Canyon Rangers' performance, as comfy as Rory McIlroy sitting on a fat lead at the British Open, when Martin blew up my story with three little words: "Mr. Paul Simon."


Related Topix: Cheaper by the Dozen, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Paul Simon, Pop/Rock, Austin, TX

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Weird Al comedy album reaches #1

His career has spanned actual vinyl records, CDs, and now where music can be directly downloaded to computers, phones and tables.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal, Weird

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Free Republic

Where are Lamar's 35-Stops on His Tn Bus Tour? Wouldn't You Like To Know...

U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander is planning a 35-stop bus tour of Tennessee ahead of the Aug. 7 primary, his campaign announced this morning.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Tennessee, Tennessee Government, Celebrities, Vocal, Thad Cochran

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Free Republic

'Weird Al' Yankovic Gets First No. 1 Album On...

After more than 30 years on the charts, comedian-singer "Weird Al" Yankovic earns his first No.


Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Vocal

Tue Jul 22, 2014

This Week Community News

Entertaining 'Scoundrels' opens season

The cast of CATCO's production of the musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels includes Liz Wheeler, Joe Bishara, Matt Clemens, Susan Bunsold Wilson and Todd Covert.


Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Times Herald-Record

NYC comic brings his stand-up to Matamoras

Sandy Marks once had a gig doing stand-up comedy standing on a bar between sports enthusiasts and the Final Four game they were trying to watch on television.


Related Topix: Matamoras, PA, Comedy Movies, The Pink Panther, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Woody Allen, Pop/Rock, Vocal

Seattle Times

Woody, Steve, Sam: actor-writers, and founts of funny

Jessica Skerritt is featured in Steve Martin's "Patter for the Floating Lady," about a magician who woos his sexy assistant.


Related Topix: Family, Comedy Movies, Father of the Bride, Blue Jasmine, Celebrities, Vocal, Midnight in Paris, Fool for Love, Drama Movies

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Chris Brown and Drake To Make Fun Of Their Feud In ESPY's Sketch

Chris Brown & Drake To Make Fun Of Their Feud In ESPY's Sketch Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.16.2014 Drake's in trouble... TMZ reports that Chris Brown and Drake are set to mock their feud in a sketch for the ESPY awards on ESPN.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Little Shop of Horrors, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Music, Entertainment

Fayetteville Flyer

Giveaway: Steve Martin, Aug. 3 at Arkansas Music Pavilion

The legendary performer will be at the Arkansas Music Pavilion with The Steep Canyon Rangers and singer/songwriter Edie Brickell for a show on Sunday, Aug. 3. Martin, who made a name for himself as a stand up comedian and writer in the early 1970s before becoming a superstar in classic films like The Jerk and as a regular on Saturday Night Live , ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Arkansas, The Jerk, Celebrities, Vocal, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Steve Martin's fire hydrant found

A hydrant presented by the Nelson fire department to actor Steve Martin as a parting gift following filming of Roxanne in 1986 is now a North Shore lawn ornament - after being rescued from a campground where it was bound for the scrap heap.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal, Fire

Mon Jul 14, 2014


LIVE: Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers @ the Palace Theatre, 6/20/14

There aren't many - any? - banjo players who can demand a top concert ticket price of $80.


Related Topix: Country, Folk, Steep Canyon Rangers, Celebrities, Vocal, Recreational Vehicle, Award

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Post-Standard

Hangar Theatre stages ferociously funny "Little Shop of Horrors"

A half century after its first appearance as an ultra-low budget black and white movie meant to fill the bottom half of cheapie double features, "Little Shop of Horrors," the tale of a hapless florist's assistant, the girl of his dreams, and the man-eating plant that comes between them has become part of American mythology.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Little Shop of Horrors, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Rick Moranis, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Richmond and Twickenham Times

WIN a pair of exclusive seats to watch Robert Lindsay in Butler

WIN a Pair of Exclusive Butler Seats Worth A 250 Each, Offering a Seat in the Box, Champagne and Nibbles in a Private Room Served by a Butler A pair of tickets to see Dirty Rotten Scoundrels to be won! See the show from a box at the Savoy Theatre, with champagne and nibbles served by a butler! "An Utter Joy From Start To Finish" The Times ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Robert Lindsay, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Steve Martin Announces Twitter 'Hiatus' to Work on New Musical Bright Star

No one ever said that writing musicals was easy, and Steve Martin has just announced a Twitter break to focus on his new musical, Bright Star.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Vocal, Twitter, Steve Martin & Edie Brickell, North Carolina

Sat Jul 05, 2014


Bowled Over With Patriotism

One can't get more patriotic than having a program featuring the Los Angeles Philharmonic conducted by John Morris Russell in a red, white and blue bow tie, the U. S Air Force Band of the Golden West, and iconic Steve Martin with Edie Brickell and the Steep Canyon Rangers at the Hollywood Bowl.


Related Topix: Los Angeles Philharmonic, Classical, Comedy Movies, Father of the Bride, Family, Celebrities, Vocal, Edie Brickell, Pop/Rock, Folk, Steep Canyon Rangers

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Steve Martin brings banjo and laughs to the Hollywood Bowl

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell played music from their album "Love Has Come For You" at the Hollywood Bowl on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Father of the Bride, Family, Celebrities, Vocal, Steve Martin & Edie Brickell, Folk, Steep Canyon Rangers, Entertainment

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Town Topics

Singing and Dancing, Seducing and Swindling Win the Day In "Dirty...

SCOUNDRELS IN COMPETITION: Lawrence Jameson and his protA©gA© A Freddy Benson wager over who can first win over and extract $50,000 from a rich American soap heiress, in Off-Broadstreet Theatre's revival of the musical comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," playing in Hopewell.


Related Topix: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crime Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Michael Caine, Vocal

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Review: Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon add fuel to 'Tammy's' comic engine

This is the first joint big-screen project for Melissa McCarthy, and Ben Falcone, her husband and frequent collaborator, who co-wrote, directs and even has a small part.


Related Topix: The Heat, Melissa McCarthy, Comedy Movies, The Jerk, Celebrities, Vocal