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  1. Music Notes: Belle Plaine infuses country, swing, and folkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Nova News Now

    ... classical lessons and singing Royal Conservatory repertoire and then going home and singing Linda Rondstadt and Dolly Parton on the weekends," says Plaine. Her album, Notes From a Waitress, transports listeners back to the 1960s jazz scene with ...

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  2. Six Joan Crawfords - A Three Act Play by Mike Broemmel:Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | PR Log

    ... actors didn't turn in particularly strong performances. In fact, a couple of them - particularly one in the Dolly Parton role of Truvy - were horrible. But, the weaker the actor, the greater the diva-ness in that production," Broemmel said. I asked ...

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  3. June 1, 2015 - Dolly Parton Celebrates 30 Years of DollywoodRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Country Weekly

    Dolly Parton is celebrating a milestone of a different nature this year, the 30th anniversary of her Dollywood theme park in East Tennessee.

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  4. BWW Interviews: NEWSIES' Angela GroveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... that is rich with theatre, many people may know you from your role as Earla in Joyful Noise, the movie starring Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah . Of course, in the South, we love our Dolly and if you're a theatre lover, we appreciated seeing Jeremy ...

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  5. Nick Grimshaw hasn't spoken to Simon Cowell about X Factor jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Radio Times

    ... him on it. Talking about rumours doing the rounds in the media Grimshaw said: "I saw this week they were like, Dolly Parton. Who will it be, Nick Grimshaw or Dolly Parton? Obviously give it to Dolly, although I would like to do it." As previously ...

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  6. The Shires look to success in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Music-News.com

    ... at this year's Glastonbury Festival. The Nashville based radio show, which has hosted country stars from Dolly Parton to Johnny Cash, is considered the home of country music and an invite to perform is a mark of success and respect for any country ...

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  7. Ex LibrisIT'S No Masterpiece, but 'Averton' Tells an Important StoryRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | American Reporter

    ... of relatively unknown Pennsylvanian musicians out-competing such industry icons as "Shania Twain, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson?" Likely it was very few. When asked the band's secret to success, Jolin answered, "I think it's just the ...

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  8. Presby Players present 'Steel Magnolias'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Times Herald-Record

    ... known to audiences through the film version of “Steel Magnolias,” which featured Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts. They are: Patricia Halpenny (Truvy), Mikaela Edelman ...

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  9. Susan Rose Adds Punch To Dolly Parton Show With Chauvet LED FixturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Live Design Online

    PIGEON FORGE, TN Country legend Dolly Parton may have become one of the world's most widely recognized superstars, but through it all the Locust Ridge, Tennessee native has remained steadfastly true to her Smokey Mountain roots. Parton's down home devotion was on full display at her recently concluded My People musical, which celebrates her brother Randy, sister Cassie and other family members who inspired her celebrated career.

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  10. Nottingham celebrates news that kids love reading more than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... co-ordinator Matt Goold explained: "There have been some great projects locally, like Dawn Of The Unread and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, so there's a lot of innovation and encouraging children to read more. Reading is a timeless pleasure and ...

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  11. Thumbnail imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | This is Derbyshire

    Dolly Parton has become the latest celebrity to have a go at uttering the Derby phrase "ay up mi duck". American singer-songwriter Dolly Parton has made a video to thank people in the region for their support in the Imagination Library campaign which was launched on Monday.

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  12. Willie Nelson & FamilyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... ensemble; and October's To All The Girlsa which features 18 duets with music's top female singers including Dolly Parton, Mavis Staples, Sheryl Crow, Loretta Lynn, Wynonna Judd, Rosanne Cash, Alison Krauss, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Emmylou ...

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  13. Award-Winning Bluegrass Musicians During Dollywood's Barbeque & BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Cybergrass

    Dollywood's Barbeque & Bluegrass helps kick off summer with a stellar lineup of bluegrass superstars and a mouth-watering menu of the finest barbeque available anywhere! Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, The Earls of Leicester and J.D. Crowe & The New South are just a small selection of the talented bluegrass pickers taking to the stage during this family-favorite festival. "It's no secret that I love to have all these great bluegrass stars at my Barbeque & Bluegrass festival at Dollywood," Dolly Parton said.

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  14. Dolly Parton's 'ay up me duck' message to NottinghamshireRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Worksop Guardian

    Singer Dolly Parton has used the Nottinghamshire phrase "ay up me duck" to promote a scheme to send free books to children. Angelina Jolie said "ay up me duck" to Derby actor Jack O'Connell during an awards ceremony in Los Angeles in November.

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  15. Netflix Sunday: 'Nine to Five,' starring Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Dolly PartonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Before they became the titular characters on Netflix latest original series Grace and Frankie , Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin were Judy Bernly and Violet Newstead, two hard-working secretaries who, alongside Dolly Parton's Doralee Rhodes, take down their "sexist, egotistical, lying hypocritical bigot" boss Franklin M. Hart Jr. in the 1980 corporate comedy Nine to Five , directed by the late Colin Higgins. Sharply written, empowered and highly inspired, what this formless comedy lacks in plausibility it makes up for with charm and wit to spare, and makes for a cheeky revenge film to boot.

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  16. Dolly Parton says 'ay up me duck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | BBC News

    The country singer gave the East Midlands greeting in a video address to launch her Dolly Parton Imagination Library in Nottingham. Parton followed Angelina Jolie, who baffled audience members in Hollywood when she said "ay up me duck" to Derby actor Jack O'Connell.

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  17. Loretta Lynn, Jack White set for Nashville Walk of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... d I congratulate them on this wonderful honor." Lynn and White will join previous inductees like Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Rascal Flatts, Vince Gill, Keith Urban and Kings of Leon, who were feted prior to the park's temporary closure in 2012.

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  18. Side splitting showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    ... ports to be entertained with sketches full of fun and frolics. There were guest appearances from the likes of Dolly Parton, Shirley Temple, Canadian Mounties, an order of silent nuns (with interesting use of sign language), Jaws the shark, Chinese ...

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  19. Millsboro Lions Club holds 75th Anniversary Variety ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Cape Gazette

    ... original patriotic country-themed song "Green Eyed Sailor Man." (Photo by: Steven Billups) Joyce Bowden brought Dolly Parton to the show with her lip-synching "PMS Blues" and "Harper Valley PTA." (Photo by: Steven Billups) Chris Cordrey brought his ...

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  20. Dolly Parton on Dollywood, her roots, her closet, and fameRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | KFVS12

    ... that I wanted it to be successful. I remember the first year we opened I was so scared that nobody would come," Dolly Parton told us recently. At almost 70 years old, the all-time reigning queen of country music and the most honored female country ...

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