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  1. Lionel Richie Blasts Kanye West For Using The N-word At Brit AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ContactMusic.com

    ... shock value. How he carries on for the next 10 years, we will see." Ahead of the September 2014 release of Barbra Streisand's duet album 'Partners', Lionel Richie talks about the excitement of singing for the 7th track, 'The...

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  2. Samantha Spiro on Sondheim Dream Roles & Finding Friendship in London's Di and Viv and RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Broadway

    ... a show built around women by women, which really is a rarity. You've played two roles associated with Barbra Streisand - Fanny Brice in Funny Girl at Chichester, and of course, Dolly Levi. Both of those situations completely bowled me over at the ...

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  3. Lady Gaga Secures Her Transition From Pop Star To ChanteuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Forbes.com

    ... deal. Don't expect to see her as the same pop star again, but watch as she becomes the current generation's Barbra Streisand or Julie Andrews. This transition comes just in a nick of time, as Gaga's last pop album, Artpop , was considered a flop by ...

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  4. Boiling Springs High School musical could be a first on midstate school stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PennLive.com

    Boiling Springs High School's production of "Funny Girl" Feb. 26-28 could be a first among area schools, believes director Elizabeth Angelozzi. "I've never seen it on a high school stage," she said, of the show made famous by Barbra Streisand on Broadway and film in the 1960s.

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  5. Diana Krall's Wallflower and Bob Dylan's soulful Sinatra - two very different cover albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Diana Krall has managed to balance the elements of jazz and pop in her music for years now, appealing to a broad audience as a singer while retaining enough credibility as a pianist to carry on getting booked for serious jazz festivals. There isn't much jazz to be heard on her latest album, Wallflower , which is produced by Verve chairman and multiple Grammy Award-winning producer David Foster, a fellow Canadian and pianist known for his work with artists such as Barbra Streisand, Chicago, Whitney Houston and Michael Buble.

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  6. Change Her CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Regarding Daniel Henninger's review of David Axelrod's "Believer: My Forty Years in Politics" : Mr. Axelrod quotes a frustrated Barbra Streisand who suggests President Obama needs to talk to people in simpler terms, "I hate to say it, but people are stupid." Perhaps Ms.

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  7. These Producers Are Fearlessly Gaying Up the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Gay.com

    ... he says as a wide grin spreads across his face. "One of the very first shows I saw was Funny Girl with Barbra Streisand, and I'll never forget when she won the Best Actress award [in 1969] for her role in that film. She picked up that Oscar, in that ...

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  8. Michael Bolton to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 3/25Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the careers of artists such as Laura Branigan ("How Am I Supposed to Live Without You"), KISS ("Forever"), Barbra Streisand ("We're Not Making Love Anymore"), Cher ("I Found Someone"), and Kenny G ("By the Time This Night is Over"). Bolton's ...

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  9. Review of a book turned into a movieRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Wasp Blog

    Roger Ebert once said that good movie reviews were good, but bad movie reviews were fun. Anthony Lane's review of the film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey falls into the latter category: Who could conceivably play Christian Grey, the awkward young billionaire with the extensive neckwear collection, let alone Anastasia Steele, the English-lit major who is also, as we gasp to learn, one of the leading virgins of Vancouver, Washington? Many combinations were suggested, my own preference being Nick Nolte and Barbra Streisand, who made such a lovely couple in "The Prince of Tides," but in the end the lucky winners were Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson.

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  10. 'Birdman' tops at ASC Awards; Streisand honoredRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Post Magazine

    ... won consecutive awards for The X-Files (1999, 2000). Award-winning actress-director-producer-writer-singer Barbra Streisand accepted the ASC Board of Governors Award from cinematographer Andrzej Bartkowiak, ASC. She is the only artist to achieve ...

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  11. Centerfold Scott Brown Defends Gov.Walker's Lack Of EducationRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... members of the no degree-having notables. Brown cleverly points out that stars like actress and singer Barbra Streisand have been able to get by just fine without a degree. When people buy songs and movies, the primary impetus is where did this ...

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  12. Ann Hampton Callaway Performs Streisand Classics with the Utah Symphony This WeekendRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Platinum Award-winning writer/vocalist Ann Hampton Callaway graces the stage at Abravanel Hall this weekend, February 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. and joins the Utah Symphony and Principal Pops Conductor Jerry Steichen for "The Streisand Songbook," a production featuring classic hits made famous by Barbra Streisand . Tickets, priced from $18 to $69 , are available for purchase through www.utahsymphony.org or by calling 355-2787.

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  13. To Do This Saturday: Watch Rosie O'Donnell's HBO Doc on Heart DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... Inc. who hosted the lunch, discussed how he came to be involved. "Research and treatment must be better. Barbra Streisand and I share the same outrage that this is not widely known, and launched the "Fight the Ladykiller" campaign to help raise ...

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  14. Celebs 'Heart' Rosie O'Donnell at Manhattan luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    "When a just cause reaches its flood tide ... whatever stands in the way must fall before its overwhelming power." -- Carrie Chapman Catt, suffragist The newest "just cause" was embraced this week by people as divergent as Rosie O'Donnell, HBO's creative documentarian Sheila Nevins, superstar Barbra Streisand , Revlon tycoon Ron Perelman and 40 other VIPs at a lunch at Michael's on 55th Street.

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  15. No Pain, No GainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... virgins of Vancouver, Washington? Many combinations were suggested, my own preference being Nick Nolte and Barbra Streisand, who made such a lovely couple in "The Prince of Tides," but in the end the lucky winners were Jamie Dornan and Dakota ...

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  16. GYPSY Movie Roundup - Everything We Know so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's been one of the most talked about musical projects of the past few years. Stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand has been working with Universal Pictures on a new big screen adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical GYPSY since 2011.

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  17. Richard LaGravenese Talks Last Five Years, Bringing 'Gypsy' to the Big Screen & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In a new interview with Comingsoon.net , THE LAST FIVE YEARS director Richard LaGravenese talks about adapting Jason Robert Brown's off-Broadway musical to the big screen. The director also gives an update on Barbra Streisand's long-gestating film adaptation of GYPSY and confirmed earlier reports that he has re-written the script after recently coming on board as screenwriter.

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  18. Everything vinyl is new againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... when I played my parents' albums over and over again in their small living room, singing Stoney End with Barbra Streisand and Friends with Bette Midler, and making up interpretive dances to Cat Stevens' Moonshadow . And I was glad that Joel had kept ...

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  19. Utah Symphony to honor StreisandRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | The WSU Signpost

    ... concerts appeal to all audiences and ages. This weekend, they're teaming together to honor Broadway diva Barbra Streisand. "These concerts are really popular," Sharon Macfarlane, executive director of the OSBA, said. "It's a tribute to Barbra ...

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  20. Grammys 2015: Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett finally get it rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... between then and Sunday night, because on the Grammys stage - where they performed not long after beating Barbra Streisand for the traditional pop vocal album prize - the singers put more energy into a performance of their album's Irving ...

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