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  1. Anderson Trio opens Friends of Music season on April 25Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... promise, "We're the same guys, but better." That's the nature of jazz, doing classics by "breaking out." Even Cole Porter, whom they love, surprised folks back in the day, they point out. Their goal is always "to be original," to continue to attract ...

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  2. Playhouse on the Square to Present Kiss Me, Kate, 5/8-31Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Kiss Me, Kate is Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew set to Cole Porter 's greatest score. Fred Graham and Lilli Vanessi, two divorced and flamboyantly egocentric performers, find themselves starring opposite each other in this fun, melodious, and sophisticated musical that is a tribute to theatre in all its greasepaint and glory.

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  3. Brian Stokes Mitchell Joins 10th Anniversary Benefit of Young At Arts, 4/20Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tony winner Brian Stokes Mitchell joins more than 100 children at Young At Arts , a community-based performing arts program that gives out scholarships to deserving young students, to celebrate YAA's 10th anniversary via its annual benefit titled "Broadway to Bronxville" today, April 20, at Christ Church at 6:30 p.m. Dubbed as "The Last Leading Man" by The New York Times , Mitchell won the Tony, Drama Desk, and Outer Critic Circle awards for his performance in the 1999 Broadway revival of Cole Porter 's "Kiss Me Kate." Other Broadway credits include "Women on the Verge of Nervous Breakdown," "Love/Life," "Man of La Mancha," "King Hedley II," and "Ragtime."

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  4. The many faces of Molly RingwaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Kinston Free Press

    ... make sure my kids grew up with it." Ringwald said her 11-year-old daughter had recently become a fan of one of Cole Porter's songs - a fact that makes Ringwald very happy. "I think it's so great when kids listen to something other than what's in the ...

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  5. You're the Top in Marriott Theatre's 'Anything Goes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    ... of "Anything Goes" now playing through May 31 in their 40th anniversary season. The score and lyrics of Cole Porter's 1934 musical is as witty and clever as it was then. Choreography by Marriott's award-winning director and choreographer Marc Robin ...

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  6. Lesli Margherita, Amy Jo Jackson & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with this unapologetically ferocious and singular performer. As an actress, Amy Jo has been seen Off-Broadway in Cole Porter 's Nymph Errant and in multiple shows with the lauded Exit, Pursued by a Bear, as well as all around our fair country in ...

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  7. Leslie Margherita, Amy Jo Jackson & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next WeekRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with this unapologetically ferocious and singular performer. As an actress, Amy Jo has been seen Off-Broadway in Cole Porter 's Nymph Errant and in multiple shows with the lauded Exit, Pursued by a Bear, as well as all around our fair country in ...

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  8. 'The Great American Songbook' jazz concert set for April 19 in CantonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | North Country Now

    University Chorus, a production of St. Lawrence University, will present "The Great American Songbook," a concert of jazz standards and show tunes from the 20th-century, featuring music by George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, Henry Mancini and more. The music begins at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 19, in the Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall, located in the Griffiths Arts Center on Romoda Drive at St. Lawrence University.

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  9. Marriott's 'Anything Goes' awash in laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Daily Herald

    ... effect is one of smooth sailing amid a sea of laughter. "Anything Goes" buoys along thanks to a glorious 1930s Cole Porter score that is wedded to a supremely silly script full of sight gags, witty word play and double-entendres. Marriott deploys ...

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  10. Les Miserables Breaks Maltz Jupiter Theatre RecordsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... season ends with the Tony Award-winning phenomenon Kiss Me, Kate (March 8 - 27), a witty and delightful Cole Porter musical not to be missed! Subscriptions begin at $198. Subscribers save 10 percent to 15 percent on single ticket prices. Subscribers ...

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  11. Hot Sardines turns Eccles Center into 1920s speakeasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Park Record

    ... "(I Don't Stand) a Ghost of a Chance," which was co-written and made into a hit by Bing Crosby in 1932, and Cole Porter's sublime "I Love Paris. Other classic works included Harry Woods' "Moonlight, the Stars and You," during which the band ...

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  12. Ann Hampton Callaway & Liz Callaway Will Bring Sibling Revelry to London HippodromeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... her performance in the hit Broadway musical Swing! She is a platinum award-winning writer who collaborated with Cole Porter and whose songs are featured on six of Barbra Streisand 's recent CD's. Sibling Revelry, the sisters' first major show ...

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  13. Shakespeare at the Library: Chamber Chorus ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Patch.com

    ... present modern reinterpretations of Shakespeare from such popular musicals as Bernstein's West Side Story a nd Cole Porter's Kiss Me, Kate . This is the final concert of the 2014-2015 season of Music at Pequot Library. Concerts are held in the ...

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  14. Review: Tony Bennett + Lady Gaga - charismatic chemistry between legend, pop starRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... by an unnecessarily long music set by their two dueling musical ensembles was forgiven as they launched into Cole Porter's "Anything Goes," followed by their first dance together to their new album title track, Irving Berlin's "Cheek to Cheek." ...

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  15. Patti LuPone, Nellie McKay & More Set for 54 Below This WeekRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Schwartz , Howard Dietz , Jule Styne , Sammy Cahn , Billy Barnes , Harold Arlen , George and Ira Gershwin , and Cole Porter . Enjoy what Don Heckman of The Los Angeles Times described as "a beautifully paced, marvelously delivered torch-song ...

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  16. Julie Wilson: Broadway star and sultry cabaret singer known for her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies One of the greatest of artistes purveying the art of saloon singing, Julie Wilson was dubbed "The Queen of Cabaret" for her distinctive song stylings and respect for lyrics, focusing on such diverse composers as Kurt Weill and Stephen Sondheim - as well as such masters as Jerome Kern, Rodgers and Hart, the Gershwins and, in particular, Cole Porter.

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  17. Jazz Duo Performs Friday at Library Friends CoffeehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Patch.com

    New Britain-born jazz pianist John Brighenti accompanies vocalist Erin O'Luanaigh for a tribute to Peggy Lee and Cole Porter. New Britain-born jazz pianist John Brighenti accompanies vocalist Erin O'Luanaigh for a tribute to Peggy Lee and Cole Porter.

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  18. BWW Reviews: Joshua Warr Converts Cabaret Crowd Into Cult of...Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... floor-length jacket to the strains of Pink's "The Truth About Love" coupled with "Down With Love" by Cole Porter , through which his vocals are completely captivating. He sheds the coat after a marvelous rendition of "My Strongest Suit" from Elton ...

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  19. Julie Wilson, captivating singer of cabaret, dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Washington Post

    ... appearing in Broadway musicals, touring shows or on the London stage . She performed works by George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Harold Arlen, but after Broadway roles in "Follies," "Company" and "A Little Night Music," she became especially known for ...

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  20. Shepley Metcalf to Bring Going Places to Metropolitan Room, 6/3Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Vocalist Shepley Metcalf, lauded by The Boston Globe as an "excellent cabaret/jazz singer,"returns to New York's Metropolitan Room on Wednesday June 3rd at 7 pm with a new show GOING PLACES, a spirited tour from New Orleans to London via songs by composers ranging from Joni Mitchell to Cole Porter to Stephen Sondheim to Mary Chapin Carpenter. Musical director Ron Roy will be at the piano.

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