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  1. Club Fais Do-DoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | LA Weekly

    Fais Do-Do is a Cajun dance party, as well as a phrase used by mothers to tell their infants to go to sleep. The Mid-City nightclub Fais Do-Do is very much a raging Cajun dance party, and a whole lot more besides, with its large bar and adjoining ballroom hosting a dizzying array of music and theater events.


  2. Hugh Jackman Attends First-Ever Holographic Press Conference to Talk CHAPPIERead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    Hugh Jackman recently attended the first-ever holographic press conference, along with Neil Blomkamp to discuss his newest role in CHAPPIE with the Sony Spain press, according to Variety he Tony Award-winner plays a corrupt law enforcement officer, Vincent, who is attempting to construct his own destructive robt with the sole purpose of taking out Chappie . "I loved the way that Neill has given a traditional, out-and-out villainous role a very valid argument against artificial intelligence," Jackman says.


  3. The Sound of Music comes alive at 50Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    THE HILLS ARE ALIVE: It's not all about the music - the scenery is also a big part of the appeal of The Sound of Music. Fifty years ago, one of our greatest and most enduring film love affairs began with the delivery of raindrops on roses.


  4. Malcolm Boyd dies at 91; priest brought prayer to the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | McClatchy

    The Rev. Malcolm Boyd, the Episcopal priest whose book "Are You Running With Me, Jesus?" took prayer out of church onto the city streets in a slangy vernacular not found in Sunday missals, has died.


  5. Tonight's Movie: Smart WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    SMART WOMAN is an enjoyable film meshing political intrigue, murder, and courtroom drama, performed by a fine cast. SMART WOMAN was made for Constance Bennett Productions and released by Allied Artists.


  6. Yasar Kemal, Turkey's literary giant, dies aged 92Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Yasar Kemal, who was one of Turkey's most celebrated writers, a traditional storyteller with a social conscience and an outspoken champion of the Kurdish cause, died on Saturday at the age of 92, state media reported. Turkish author Yasar Kemal talks with the media during a demonstration to support Turkish sociologist Pinar Selek at the entrance of a courthouse in Istanbul, on February 9, 2011 Kemal died in an Istanbul hospital where he was being treated for pulmonary complications, respiratory problems and cardiac arrhythmia since January 14, the official Anatolia news agency said.


  7. The truth about the Sound of Music familyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BBC News

    When it was released 50 years ago, The Sound of Music became one of the most successful films of all time. It was based on the true story of the von Trapp family - but what did they think of it and was their life really like it was portrayed in the movie? "Everyone thinks the Sound of Music was exactly the way things happened, and of course it wasn't because there had to be artistic licence," says Johannes von Trapp.


  8. Anthony Rapp Would Reprise His Role in HEDWIG 'in a Millisecond'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    A Twitter fan recently asked Anthony Rapp if he would consider reprising his role in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, and he gave an enthusiastically affirmative answer. Hedwig and The Angry Inch was originally produced by David Binder off off Broadway at Westbeth and then, under the direction of Peter Askin , ran over two years at the Jane Street Theatre beginning in February 1998.


  9. GODSPELLRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    Barton Natural Gas student James Mayes, 29, is knee-deep in his coursework to become a member of the natural gas industry, but he has always had the desire to be on stage.


  10. Los Angeles Philharmonic goes over the top with Unsuk Chin's 'Alice in Wonderland'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wave

    Rachele Gilmore is Alice and David Howard is the Caterpillar in Los Angeles Philharmonic's production of “Alice in Wonderland.” Unsuk Chin's "Alice in Wonderland," which the Los Angeles Philharmonic presented in its West Coast premiere Friday night in Disney Hall, is brilliant and impressive and exhausting. As with the book it is based on, the opera keeps one hoping against hope that it will eventually make some kind of sense, but keeps on making nonsense for more than two hours all the while throwing a mountain of notes and words at your ears that dazzle, dizzy and eventually wear you out.


  11. Oz on Film, Part Eighty-eight: A New Dorothy meets her Old FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Although this would be the final official trip to Baum's literary fairyland, television audiences paid their annual visit to the MGM musical, and in February of the following year, fans of Tales of the Wizard of Oz got to find out what happened next in that version of the land "halfway to yesterday and back," as Dorothy put it in the prologue of Return to Oz . The hour-long special was presented as part of the General Electric Color Fantasy Hour on NBC.


  12. Your Week in Viral Videos: Led Zeppelin on xylophones; llama timelapseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    We'll get there, but first Julie Andrews needs to scream at you like she's a member of Motorhead . Mary Poppins lends itself remarkably well to being dubbed with hardcore death metal lyrics.


  13. Sound Off Exclusive Clip: Roger Bart's Funny & Touching Rent Themed One Night Stand AuditionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    The phenomenal backstage documentary ONE NIGHT STAND is now available on DVD and as a digital download on Vimeo and Amazon Instant and fans have the chance to make their own appearance as part of THE 24 HOUR MUSICALS event thanks to the contest now available to enter until midnight tonight. For the last several weeks, BroadwayWorld has been celebrating all things ONE NIGHT STAND with a special weekly series leading up to the conclusion of the contest showcasing the exclusive online world premieres of all four 15-minute musicals in their entirety for a very limited time as well as other special features and exclusive clips.


  14. Whatever Happened To Scott Weinger Of 'Full House' And 'Aladdin' Fame? [Flashback]Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Socialite Life

    Between his portrayal of D.J. Tanner's hot, jock boyfriend, Steve Hale, on the T.G.I.F. staple Full House , and as the voice of Aladdin in the Disney animated film and series, Scott Weinger was the object of many young girl's affection in the early-mid '90s. After launching his career as a young actor in Hollywood, Weinger fought against the stereotype of tragic child stars, deciding instead to grow up to be a successful and seemingly well-adjusted adult.


  15. Boston Ballet's 2015-2016 season announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Boston Ballet's 2015-16 season will be highlighted by the return of John Cranko's "Onegin" and by the company's first performance of John Neumeier's "Mahler's Third Symphony." The spring will bring a pair of repertory programs featuring world premieres by Karole Armitage and Boston Ballet principal guest artist Yury Yanowsky , plus work by George Balanchine, William Forsythe, Leonid Yakobson, Lonide Massine, Jos Martinez, and Norbert Vesak.


  16. "Considering Beloved"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Cultural Gutter

    In my interpretation of The War of the Worlds , the Martians attack hapless planet Earth not because they need water or are merely imperialistic, but in retaliation for us having sent El Brendel to their planet.Armed with the knowledge of the shtick El Brendel will force upon both his Martian and human viewers, when the 1930 science fiction musical comedy Just Imagine asks us to "just imagine," it seems more of a chilling warning than a hopeful dream. Once you have experienced the comedic stylings of this one time vaudeville sensation, you will have no choice but to stare directly into the muzzle of that Martian heat ray, shrug, and admit that we're really getting what we deserve.


  17. The REAL Sound of Music's Maria Von Trapp was a domineering and angry 'wild creature'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    The real-life Maria could hardly have been more different from her portrayal in the classic film musical which came out 50 years ago Hailed as the world's most beloved musical - it is the true story of a girl who wants to be a nun but falls in love with a widower and his seven children. Julie Andrews warbling her way across the mountains in the role of Maria von Trapp remains one of the silver screen's iconic images.


  18. Nightcrawler - DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | IndieLondon

    Jake Gyllenhaal is also on sizzling form in the central role of Lou Bloom, an opportunist loner trying to make a living who stumbles upon the idea of selling TV networks on-scene footage of car crashes or crime scenes. Given the competitive nature of the industry, as personified by Bill Paxton's rival cameraman, Lou resorts to increasingly desperate measures to be there first and get the best shot.


  19. From 'Pulp Fiction' to Oscar meme, Travolta highs and lowsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The China Post

    Since strutting onto the big screen in "Saturday Night Fever," John Travolta has had a career marked by dramatic ups and downs, from comeback king to Internet meme. Travolta's latest step back into the spotlight at Sunday's Academy Awards was uneasy.


  20. Tyree: 'The Sound Of Music' turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    If you watched this year's Academy Awards, you probably know that March 2 marks the 50th anniversary of the U.S. debut of the beloved film "The Sound Of Music." But I digress.