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  1. Truly Scrumptious TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Tucson Weekly

    So you won't see Dick Van Dyke in the flying car, but I bet the super talented from the Christian Youth Theater will come pretty close, just as they do with many of their youth performed, but quality productions. "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," opens next week and runs from March 26-29 at the Pima Community College Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre.


  2. How Dick Van Dyke became a surprising and professional CGI artist/ animator on Diagnosis MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 |

    ... effects, and even went as far as buying the same green screen equipment used to make the car fly in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to muck around with at home. When the Amiga Toaster system was released in the late 80s, which allowed you to render 3D ...


  3. Is this conclusive proof that Dick Van Dyke invented the moonwalk in the 1950s?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 |

    Better known now for solving crimes as the tap dancing, roller-skating, clarinet playing Doctor Mark Sloane in Diagnosis Murder, Dick Van Dyke was a huge television celebrity in the 1950s His show named, with the kind genuine of originality typical of US television at the time, The Dick Van Dyke Show was a comedy and variety show in which he did the kind of dancing and singing and comedy shtick which won him audience favour and lead him to starring roles in both Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Mary Poppins . And allowed him in the future to incorporate singing and dancing and stuff into what is basically a detective show about doctors.


  4. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: Whidbey Children's Theater debuts classic tale of whimseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | South Whidbey Record

    A group of children will embark on a fantastical early 20th century adventure to the land of Vulgaria aboard a spirited former race-car by the name of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. The children, aged 8-13 years, are part of a 25-person cast of actors in the upcoming Whidbey Children's Theater production, "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang."


  5. That'll never fly! Amateur mechanic builds a three-wheeled replica ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... holding AK-47s and handguns That'll never fly! Amateur mechanic builds a three-wheeled replica of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Bang in his garage - from a Reliant Rialto John Rothwell is a big fan of the film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and spent three years ...


  6. PopWatch Confessional: The worst movie a kid has made you sit throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    For a pop-culture obsessive, watching the kids you love morph into mini-movie hounds is a beautiful thing . At least, until those kids seize on a movie they can't get enough of, and insist on watching it again and again and again.


  7. Steps Off Broadway to Present CHITTY, CHITTY, BANG, BANGRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 |

    Steps Theatre is flying in the "fantasmagorical" Broadway musical Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang! It is the very first time this production is to be staged by a regional theatre in the Greater Boston Area. Based on the 1968 Sherman Brothers tuneful film, the musical centers around an eccentric inventor and his flying car.


  8. Dick Van Dyke, 89, grabs healthy green smoothie while running errandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... and white sneakers. The legendary actor, who has starred in beloved films such as Bye Bye Birdie and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, is still staying active in his career. His latest film, Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb, hit theatres on December ...


  9. Dick Van Dyke Sets Memoir on Aging for 90th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... and career of a Hollywood legend." Van Dyke, the star of such classics as The Dick Van Dyke Show , Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and Mary Poppins , continues to remain active 60 years after his first network TV appearance. He'll reprise his role as Cecil ...


  10. Ruble Crisis Forces Automakers To Stop Selling Cars In RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Jalopnik

    ... and you make huge promises, well, they can come to bite you. On this day in 1968, the musical film "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" opens in New York City . The movie featured Dick Van Dyke, who had made a splash four years before in the Disney musical ...


  11. RachaelWest published Christmas TV Guide 2014: what's on TV this Christmas Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... an old racing car with the help of his outgoing father and two children. After christening the car Chitty Chitty Bang Bang the family are surprised when it turns out the car has magical powers. With combined talent from the makers of Mary Poppins ...


  12. VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: DECEMBER 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Playbill

    ... the Boys , and create memorable TV and film roles in "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Mary Poppins" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang". 1951 Henry Fonda is at the Point of No Return ! Paul Osborn adapted this John P. Marquand novel about an executive who ...


  13. 'I've loved ballet ever since I was a kid, I wanted to be a dancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... about our diminishing butterfly population he created a butterfly garden at his home Chartwell. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. I must have been about 36 when I first saw it but I was still mesmerised. What a car! Ballet. I read Noel Streatfeild's Ballet ...


  14. The Late Late Toy Show: What's in store?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 |

    ... left feet!" "I will attempt to sing three songs in one, a medley feel to it - and, of course, the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang song," he revealed. "My head is melted from having it stuck in my head for the past six weeks." RTE producers have decided not ...


  15. Tubridy hopes to make a Toy Show bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 |

    The theme of this year's show is Chitty Chitty Bang Bang...The show will see a record number of children from all over the country appearing, with over 269 performers and toy testers taking part in the show. .. Picture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin.


  16. The James Bond Car That Got Its Own MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Jalopnik

    What do James Bond and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang have in common? Ian Fleming wrote both of them. Did you know that? I didn't know that.


  17. State Theatre presents Family-Friendly Film Series, free for kids 12 & underRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    This winter, the Michigan Theater presents its Toyota Family-Friendly Film Series, which features films that are free for children 12 and under. The movies will show on Sundays at 1:30 p.m., and include Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , My Neighbor Totoro , and Elf .


  18. European royalty meets Hollywood royalty at Princess Grace AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... jokes and tumbles from his 50-year career through "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Mary Poppins," "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," and "Diagnosis Murder," Van Dyke bounded up onto the stage, as energetic as ever. The Hollywood legend, age 88, whose latest film ...


  19. Review: Shadows Of War, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Birmingham HippodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | IcWalsall

    Created in the 1940s by Robert Helpmann (best known as the child catcher in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), it is no wonder that Miracle in the Gorbals is so edgy. A world away from the traditional fairy tales, this work is set in the poverty-stricken ...


  20. Video: Dick Van Dyke Performs New Original Song for Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse ClubRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 |

    ... the seminal '60s situation comedy "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and the film classic "MARY POPPINS" and "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang." About his role in the episode, Van Dyke said, "Anytime it's Disney, I always show up. This is the first time I've ever ...