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  1. Gaga and Bennett: Making a Great American Art Form Hip AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The American Prospect

    ... pyrotechnics and then, bam! It's done. heek to Cheek's song selection ranges from Irving Berlin (two numbers), Cole Porter, and Jerome Kern and Dorothy Fields-the songbook side-to Duke Ellington (also two numbers). Bennett's affinity for Ellington ...

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  2. The Award-Winning "Anything Goes -The Musical with Music and Lyrics ...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Release News

    Monterey, CA, October 23, 2014 - Save the Date! Broadway is coming to the Monterey Peninsula and you are invited! Presented by the award-winning Broadway by the Bay, there will be four outstanding performances of "Anything Goes - The Musical - with Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter" at the Golden State Theatre, 479 Alvarado, Downtown Monterey on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 8:00 p.m., Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Bring your friends and your family for a fun professionally produced live theatre experience with great talent, beautiful sets and vintage costumes! Enjoy a chance to step back in time and dress in glamorous 1930's attire.

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  3. Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'Cheek To Cheek' From Cheek to Cheek: LiveRead the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Notable music icon Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards, including the recent #1 iTunes Jazz chart-topping single of the Cole Porter musical theatre classic "Anything Goes", and a live performance preview of Gaga and Bennett performing the classic title song is now available to view. Of note, Bennett and Gaga previously collaborated on a duet of the classic "The Lady Is A Tramp" for Bennett's bestselling DUETS II album.

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  4. New Jersey Ballet coming to Centenary Stage Nov. 8-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... New Jersey Ballet presents some of Broadway's most memorable dance sequences set to the music of Sondheim, Cole Porter, Bernstein and more. The New Jersey Ballet then returns to CSC on Sunday, Nov. 9 at 2 p.m., with their exciting double feature ...

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  5. Storm Large, Largo, Penny Arcade, God Hates this Show and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 11/2Read the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (Heinz Records), soulful siren Storm Large flips classic songs head over heels. An epic orchestral rendition of Cole Porter 's "I've Got You Under My Skin," stark harmonies for an "Unchained Melody" and a barn-burning version of Lou Reed 's ...

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  6. She Doesn't Give a Damn What You ThinkBy Itay HodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Daily Beast

    ... "Georgia On My Mind," and Billie Holiday and Arthur Herzog Jr.'s "God Bless the Child." She was rehearsing Cole Porter's "Every Time You Say Goodbye" for a benefit concert a couple of years ago when the proverbial light bulb switched on over her ...

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  7. Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'I Won't Dance' From Cheek to Cheek: LiveRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett collaborate on a cover of "I Won't Dance" in a new live performance clip! Notable music icon Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards, including the recent #1 iTunes Jazz chart-topping single of the Cole Porter musical theatre classic "Anything Goes", and a live performance preview of Gaga and Bennett performing the classic "I Won't Dance" is now available to view. Of note, Bennett and Gaga previously collaborated on a duet of the classic "The Lady Is A Tramp" for Bennett's bestselling DUETS II album.

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  8. Anything Goes National Tour to Play Texas Performing Arts, 12/9-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The national tour of ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter 's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, will make its Austin premiere December 9 - 14 as part of the Lexus Broadway in Austin at Texas Performing Arts. Winner of the 2011 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, ANYTHING GOES sails to Bass Concert Hall under the direction of Sean McKnight and Jennifer Savelli .

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  9. Interview: It's De Lovely, An Evening Of Cole Porter, Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York, October 22-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | York Press

    WHEN Anything Goes turned into Anything Goes West, York Musical Theatre Company director Paul Laidlaw had a a quick decision to make. Several company members had dropped out of the Cole Porter show through unavoidable cicumstances, but Paul spotted the chance to capitalise on the 50th anniverssary of Porter's death - on October 15 1964- by assembling a celebration of the American composer's best numbers for It's De-Lovely: An Evening Of Cole Porter at the Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York, from Wednesday to Saturday.

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  10. BWW Reviews: Anything Goes Does Everything Right and is a Real DazzlerRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Cole Porter 's ANYTHING GOES sails into Houston for the first stop of its revival national tour. In case a reminder is needed as to why Cole Porter was one of the great 20th century songwriters, we don't need to wait long once the lights go down and the orchestra, conducted by Robbie Cowan, transports the audience to the time of legendary classics with songs such as "I Get A Kick out Of You", "You're The Top", "It's De-Lovely," "Blow, Gabriel, Blow" and, of course "Anything Goes."

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  11. It's De Lovely, An Evening Of Cole Porter, Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York, October 22-25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | York Press

    WHEN Anything Goes turned into Anything Goes West, York Musical Theatre Company director Paul Laidlaw had a a quick decision to make. Several company members had dropped out of the Cole Porter show through unavoidable cicumstances, but Paul spotted the chance to capitalise on the 50th anniverssary of Porter's death - on October 15 1964- by assembling a celebration of the American composer's best numbers.

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  12. Watch Annie Lennox sing 'I Put a Spell On You'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... a mission of musical exploration into a body of work she wanted to know more about after working up a version of Cole Porter's "Every Time We Say Goodbye," with jazz keyboardist Herbie Hancock several years ago for a UN AIDS relief benefit concert. ...

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  13. Photo: First Look - Tony Bennett Graces Cover of New Q MagazineRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... an album debut at #1 in both Billboard's Pop and Jazz Album charts. Two tracks released prior to the album, the Cole Porter classic "Anything Goes", and the Jimmy McHugh and Dorothy Fields standard "I Can't Give You Anything But Love", both debuted ...

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  14. David Byrne, Angel Haze, Alicia Keys & more playing Keep A Child...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Brooklynvegan

    ... called Red Hot & Blue. It was a great experience, and it had the side effect of opening my ears to the music of Cole Porter! So, when she approached me about participating in this year's Black Ball, Keep a Child Alive's annual fundraiser hosted by ...

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  15. Tony DeSare Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko TonightRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... beautiful and memorable melodies ever written, both old and new, plus a few new DeSare originals. From Cole Porter and Duke Ellington to Bob Dylan , Paul Simon and Willie Nelson , the only requirement is a sophisticated, romantic and swinging ...

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  16. Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Judy Garland & Gene Kelly Commemorate Cole PorterRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today we are honoring the 50th anniversary of Cole Porter 's death with a tribute to the stage and screen composer extraordinaire. Experiment Born on June 9, 1891 and passing away on October 15, 1964, iconic Golden Age songwriter supreme Cole Porter virtually did it all over the course of his 73 years on Earth.

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  17. Jazz pianist to give showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Acclaimed jazz pianist Mike Denham will be playing the music and celebrating the lives of George Gershwin and Cole Porter at an event in Poundbury .

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  18. Cole Porter classic, Anything Goes makes Houston premiere at Hobby CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Examiner.com

    Cole Porter's timeless classic and new Broadway revival of Anything Goes will make its Houston premiere at the Hobby Center on October 14-19 as part of the 2014-2015 season of Broadway at the Hobby Center. Winner of the 2011 Tony AwardA for Best Revival of a Musical , Anything Goes sails to the Hobby Center under the direction of Sean McKnight and Jennifer Savelli.

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  19. Backstage Promo Video For Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's Cheek to Cheek: LiveRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Notable music icon Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards, including the recent #1 iTunes Jazz chart-topping single of the Cole Porter musical theatre classic "Anything Goes", and a live performance preview of Gaga and Bennett is now available to view. Of note, Bennett and Gaga previously collaborated on a duet of the classic "The Lady Is A Tramp" for Bennett's bestselling DUETS II album.

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  20. Emma Stratton and Brian Krinsky Lead Anything Goes National Tour, Launching Tonight in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The national tour of ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter 's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, launches in Houston tonight, October 14, 2014 at the Hobby Center's Sarofim Hall. Emma Stratton stars as Reno Sweeney with Brian Krinsky as Billy Crocker.

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