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  1. Clockwise from left: "Moving," "It's A Wonderful Life," "Beetlejuice" and "Step Brothers"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Real Deal

    New York real estate is natural fodder for Tinseltown. Think of the drama, the double-crossing, the deals made in whispered conversations, and more double-crossing.

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  2. Review: 'Tilt the Unlit Candle' world premiere in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Examiner.com

    The a world premiere play that opened at West Orange's Luna Stage the weekend of December 5-7 is Tilt the Unlit Candle by Ben Clawson. This is Clawson's third play to be introduced at the Luna Stage .

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  3. VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: DECEMBER 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Playbill

    Produced by Held's husband Florenz Ziegfeld , with a score by Gustav Luders , this show will have a 43-performance run. 1911 Birthday of actor Lee J. Cobb , who will create many memorable roles in the 1930s to 1950s, most notably Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman .

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  4. Cappies Review: Loretto girls brilliantly pull off Marx Brothers-based playRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | El Paso Times

    A bold mustache, classic cigars, curly hair, top hat and fake Italian accent sum up to represent some of the most legendary pioneers of vaudeville and slapstick comedy: The Marx Brothers. However, in Loretto Academy's UIL One Act Play entry, "A Night in the Ukraine" by Dick Vosburgh, Groucho, Chico, and Harpo were brilliantly played by females.

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  5. Comment: Devil in the detail of massive reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Scotsman.com

    Are annual reports any use? How dare I ask, given the prevailing corporate mantra of full disclosure and transparency. But as the volume of this chanted mantra has grown and the size of annual reports has expanded, their usefulness to investors has in many respects declined.

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  6. Gone With The Wind' Screened At Sunday Cinema SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Newtown Bee

    Newtown Cultural Arts Commission member Donna Mangiafico was a perfect Starlet O'Hara, a parody of the iconic film character Scarlett O'Hara from the 1939 film Gone With The Wind . Decades after the film's release, comedian and television show host Carol Burnett performed as Starlet in her skit Went With The Wind , a parody that created a lasting fictional persona of its own.

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  7. Carnegie HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Manhattan Users Guide

    Manhattan got its name from the Native Americans, who called the place Manna-hatta, which meant "hilly island." Carnegie Hill is among the hilliest parts.

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  8. REVIEW: The Penguins of MadagascarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | CFRB

    The new "Madagascar" movie spin off is brought to you by the letter P. P is for penguin and puns. "The Penguins of Madagascar" is the punniest movie of the year.

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  9. The complete Chico Marx piano collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Minnesota Public Radio

    The Marx Brothers, photographed in 1931; top to bottom: Chico, Harpo, Groucho and Zeppo. There was a time when piano playing was fun.

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  10. Stocking up on DVD gifts for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Marina Times

    It's a video-on-demand world, or it will be soon. And yet, here's a column about purchasing DVDs as Christmas presents in 2014.

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  11. Vaudevillian animation carries 'Penguins of Madagascar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Michigan Daily Online

    On its surface, "Penguins of Madagascar" is another frantic joke-a-minute kiddie-comedy following in the footsteps of the borderline schizophrenic "The Lego Movie." Complete with beat-you-over-the-head metaphors, frequent unfunny pop-culture references and one-note characters, "Penguins" could well have been little more than a franchise cash-in, exploiting its most popular comic relief characters to just sell some merchandise.

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  12. Alex Film Anniversary Holiday Theater Treat: Half Dozen Stooge Shorts SoitenlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Examiner.com

    In the historical dateline of classic comedy, beyond dreck reality show conflict and dark dry taste that passes for today's laugh pastimes, was a more lighthearted revelry of Hollywood humor reverie. Led by pioneers of the genre at a time when the old century was less than half new, it was made up of comic teams like The Three Stooges and The Marx Brothers who owned showbiz smiles before the canned laughter of TV laugh tracks.

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  13. Review: 'Penguins of Madagascar' is a good time at the moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | CTV

    "Penguins of Madagascar" is the punniest movie of the year. It never met a pun it didn't like and these penguins give The Marx Brothers a run for their money in the word play department.

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  14. OSF finishes year with third-best attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    A new play about President Lyndon Baines Johnson by Robert Schenkkan and a revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's popular musical "Into the Woods" packed people into seats at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival during the 2014 season. Schenkkan's "The Great Society," a sequel to the 2012 hit "All the Way," filled 100 percent of the seats available in its July 23 to Nov. 1 run in the OSF's Angus Bowmer Theatre.

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  15. 'Andy Warhol's Jewish Geniuses' exhibition opens at the Jewish Museum of AustraliaRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Art Daily

    Andy Warhol's Jewish Geniuses set foot in Australia for the very first time. Warhol's famous portrait series of ten iconic 20th century Jewish figures are being exhibited in all their screen printed brilliance in the Loti Smorgon Gallery at the Jewish Museum of Australia .

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  16. Greg Zyla: Growing up in the fabulous '50sRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... had many coal barons, along with three movie theaters and many live traveling vaudeville shows. People like Groucho Marx were regulars in Shamokin, and one time, Groucho mentioned on his 'You Bet Your Life' quiz show sponsored by DeSoto that ...

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  17. Cosby: another well known person discovered to be a hypocrite?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Examiner.com

    ... have a cigar in hand and seemed to (along with comic David Steinberg ) see himself as heir-apparent to Groucho Marx . I just never found his Fat Albert bits very funny. His many TV shows (again-except for I Spy) just never did anything for me. It's ...

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  18. 'Man Who Came to Dinner' gives Morristown High actors taste of comedy, '30s-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Morristown Green

    Director Zachary Mazouat likes to challenge his young actors at Morristown High School, and they have risen to the task in The Man Who Came to Dinner, which runs from Nov. 21-23, 2014. Nikolas Slackman, left, and Liam Mejia in MHS production of 'The Man Who Came to Dinner.'

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  19. Spend "An Evening With Groucho" at the Kirby Center on Nov. 21Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Citizens' Voice

    The legendary comedian appeared on Broadway, racked up more than a dozen feature films with his brothers and hosted the radio and television game show "You Bet Your Life" during his illustrious career. Marx never did his own stage show, but what if he had? That's the question Frank Ferrante likes to answer in "An Evening With Groucho."

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  20. Greg Zyla: Growing up in the fabulous a 50sRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... had many coal barons, along with three movie theaters and many live traveling vaudeville shows. People like Groucho Marx were regulars in Shamokin, and one time, Groucho mentioned on his “You Bet Your Life” quiz show sponsored by ...

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