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  1. How Will NBC Handle Drug Pushers, Slave Drivers, And Sex Workers In 'The Wiz'?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Unicorn Booty

    Yesterday, NBC announced that they will air a live TV performance of the 1975 African-American Broadway musical The Wiz with an updated book by openly gay, white playwright Harvey Fierstein and some help from the arty acrobats of Cirque Du Soleil. It's a great choice - much more modern and diverse than NBC's first two live musicals The Sound of Music and Peter Pan - but several of The Wiz 's scenes could land NBC in hot water with viewers, if they're not careful.

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  2. The musical "The Wiz" is coming to TV and back to Broadway.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KNOE-TV Monroe

    NBC said Monday it will air a live production of the hit 1970s stage reinvention of "The Wizard of Oz" in December. The network says its partner on the TV version is Cirque du Soleil's new stage theatrical division, which will then present "The Wiz" on Broadway for the 2016-17 season.

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  3. MSO Pops to Perform from Disney Songbook in Concert, 4/24Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops presents Disney in Concert: Tale as Old as Time on April 24-26, 2015 at the Marcus Center for Performing Arts. Experience the magic of Disney as guest conductor Stuart Chafetz leads the orchestra and vocalists Lisa Livesay, Whitney Claire Kaufman, Aaron Phillips, and Andrew Johnson in a concert of memorable melodies and Disney visuals.

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  4. Live Broadcast Of 'The Wiz' To Air On NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | StarPulse.com

    A live broadcast of the iconic all-black version of "The Wizard of Oz" titled"The Wiz" will air on NBC this coming December. The groundbreaking musical was a hit on Broadway in the 1970s, winning a Tony Award for Best Musical.

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  5. DeLorean reunion to honor famous sports carRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    In a personal trip back to the future, a couple of hundred veterans of DeLorean Motor Co.' s brief, intense existence will gather near the company's one-time factory in Northern Ireland in May for a DeLorean reunion to honor famous sports car DETROIT -- In a personal trip back to the future, a couple of hundred veterans of DeLorean Motor Co.'

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  6. The Muppets' Gonzo gets down to 'The Humpty Dance'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Zap2it.com

    "Sesame Street" is known for expertly parodying pop culture, taking on everything from "Downton Abbey" to "House of Cards." But sometimes it's fun to go a different way, with a performance that would definitely not be featured on PBS Kids in the morning.

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  7. Like a rolling stone: Aloke Dasgupta's journey from accountant...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Easy Reader News

    Aloke Dasgupta, who has played with the Rolling Stones, Cheap Trick, and Gwen Stefani, outside his Torrance home. Photo by Brad Jacobson On a quiet street in North Torrance lives an internationally renowned performer who has jammed with the best in the business.

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  8. NBC, Cirque du Soleil bringing - The Wiz' to TV, BroadwayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    NBC said Monday it will air a Dec. 3 live production of the hit 1970s stage reinvention of "The Wizard of Oz." Its partner on the TV version will be Cirque du Soleil's new stage theatrical division, which will then present "The Wiz" on Broadway for the 2016-17 season.

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  9. NBC will debut New Live TV Musical 'The Wiz' on Dec. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    NBC will be bringing the beloved story of the Wizard of Oz through the African/ American musical adaptation of 'The Wiz' to televisions all over America in collaboration with the Cirque du Soleil's team! NBC will be making a live television production of the broad way musical ' The Wiz '. NBC and Cirque du Soleil will partnership together to bring the stage production to television across America .

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  10. Birmingham Comics Festival: Richard Elson to make rare appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcBurton

    Birmingham Comics Festival is aiming to celebrate Britain's finest artists and writers, bring award-winning international creators to the UK for the first time and shine a light on the talents of tomorrow. Many have memories of Richard Elson's fun art for Sonic the Hedgehog, while today's readers wait for the latest weekly serial adventures he produces for 2000 AD or his drawings of such iconic superhero characters as The Mighty Thor and The Incredible Hulk for Marvel.

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  11. Adam West and Burt Ward team up for new 'Batman' animated filmRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    "You can look forward to a new animated Batman full-length 90 minute feature coming out on the 50th anniversary," Ward said during the panel, a video of which you can see embedded below. "One of possibly two, but for sure one, that Adam and I are going to be doing the voices for."

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  12. Odd SquadRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ODD SQUAD is a PBS KIDS live-action media property designed to help kids ages 5-8 learn math. The show focuses on two young agents, Olive and Otto, who are part of the Odd Squad, an agency whose mission is to come to the rescue whenever something unusual happens.

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  13. DWTS, the results - the buzz 6:50Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | B104

    Last night was Latin Night on "Dancing With the Stars". The celebs who put on the hottest performance were Nastia Liukin and Ryker Lynch , who each earned an impressive 34 out of 40. After all the dancing was done, "Bachelor" Chris Soules , Noah Galloway , and Charlotte McKinney were all in danger of being sent home.

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  14. NBC reveals 'The Wiz' as next live TV musical specialRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    In this Oct. 4, 1977 file photo, Diana Ross, center, as Dorothy, Michael Jackson, right, as Scarecrow, and Nipsey Russell as Tinman, perform during filming of the musical "The Wiz" in New York's World Trade Center. Ted Ross, portraying the Lion, is partly hidden behind Russell.

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  15. 'Walking Dead' finale Q&A: Lennie James talks Morgan's return and season 6Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    He fought back a new threat , rescued Daryl five and six. I do have a very rough sense and it is -- I hope we get to tell the story in the way that Scott said to me he hopes we get to tell the story.

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  16. NBC, Cirque du Soleil bringing 'The Wiz' to TV, BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Diana Ross, center, as Dorothy, Michael Jackson, right, as Scarecrow, and Nipsey Russell as Tinman, perform during filming of the musical "The Wiz" in 1977 NBC said Monday it will air a Dec. 3 live production of the hit 1970s stage reinvention of "The Wizard of Oz." Its partner on the TV version will be Cirque du Soleil's new stage theatrical division, which will then present "The Wiz" on Broadway for the 2016-17 season.

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  17. NBC teams with Cirque du Soleil for next live TV musical: 'The Wiz'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    NBC said Monday it will air a Dec. 3 live production of the hit 1970s stage reinvention of " The Wizard of Oz ." Its partner on the TV version will be Cirque du Soleil's new stage theatrical division, which will then present "The Wiz" on Broadway for the 2016-17 season.

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  18. 'The Wiz' Is Your Next NBC Live MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Peter Pan Live , NBC's last musical, didn't quite stick the way the network probably wanted. The following disturbing Vine is its lasting mark: But NBC is giving it another go, and its next target is a live rendition of The Wiz - the 1978 Motown version of The Wizard of Oz that featured Diana Ross , Richard Pryor and, of course, Michael Jackson .

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  19. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Gaming Nexus

    What a difference a second playthrough can make. Here I was, all set to dump on the final chapter of Resident Evil: Revelations 2 after seeing what was the 'bad' ending, but then I thought, 'I should give the good ending a shot.'

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  20. Photo: FILE - In this Oct. 4, 1977 file photo, Diana RossRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Oct. 4, 1977 file photo, Diana Ross, center, as Dorothy, Michael Jackson, right, as Scarecrow, and Nipsey Russell as Tinman, perform during filming of the musical "The Wiz" in New York's World Trade Center. Ted Ross, portraying the Lion, is partly hidden behind Russell.

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