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  1. Kilmarnock Amateur Operatic Society celebrate 80th year with a cult classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Daily Record

    ... Hairspray, the modern classic, which started off as a cult Jon Waters film, famous for launching the career of Ricki Lake. Robin Hume from the society has fond memories of times past: "KAOS is proud of the reputation we have earned for producing ...

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  2. Movie Pick: John Waters double-dose: 'Polyester' (in Odorama!) and 'Hairspray'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cleveland.com

    ... "Hairspray" next Monday night (9/22) at 7:30. Note: This is the original 1988 dance show comedy with Divine and Ricki Lake, not the John Travolta version from 2007. $6. As a bonus, the Capitol will host a "Highest Hair" contest (winner gets a $25 ...

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  3. Hairspray comes to Stevenage's Gordon Craig TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Crow

    ... anguish. His cast featured heavyweight cross-dresser Divine and Blondie's Debbie Harry, as well as the likes of Ricki Lake, and the finished product was nobody's idea of a mainstream hit. But in 2002 a smoothed-over stage version of the story took ...

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  4. BWW Reviews: Playhouse on the Square Teases Its Beehives in HAIRSPRAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... would be directed by the ever reliable Dave Landis. I first encountered HAIRSPRAY in Waters' original film, with Ricki Lake , Divine, Jerry Stiller , Deborah Harry , and others; and I loved the use of one hit "wonders" which over the years I had ...

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  5. Cinema Showdown: Corny Collins Vs. Connie Corleone EditionRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    ... fuzzy embrace of the mainstream, and it was also Divine's last film. She plays the mother of Tracy Turnblad (Ricki Lake), a Rubenesque teen with dancing feet. Tracy yearns to strut her stuff on the Corny Collins Show, a Baltimore version of American ...

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  6. Ricki Lake Looking For Help To Make Cannabis MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Actress and Tv personality Ricki Lake is urging fans to help her fund a controversial new movie about parents who turn to cannabis to help save their cancer-stricken kids.

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  7. 30 Days Of The 2014 Tony Awards: Day #15 - HAIRSPRAYRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Divine in the original feature film, no less. Along with Fierstein, newcomer Marissa Jaret Winokur ably filled Ricki Lake 's cha-cha heels as Tracy and both took home Tony Awards for their efforts, as did featured actor Dick Latessa as the lovable ...

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  8. Brian Williams lands interview with Edward SnowdenRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... with a challenge. The... (Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times) On air for: One season. Cause of cancellation: "The Ricki Lake Show," Lake's first return to talk TV since 2004, was nixed due to flat ratings. "Always the underdog. From 'Hairspray' till ...

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  9. Ricki Lake lost her virginity to a 'Cry-Baby' co-star: Who do you think it is?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    ... star people would be surprised to learn he hooked up with, Priestley can't really think of anybody. So co-guest Ricki Lake jumps in to save the "Plead the Fifth" round and says, "I lost my virginity to one of the actors on 'Cry-Baby.'" If you ...

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  10. Peaches Christ Celebrates John WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | EDGE

    ... queen, will serve as the evening's hostess and perform in a "Serial Mom"-inspired stage show. Talk-show queen Ricki Lake, who co-stars in the film, will appear live on the giant Castro stage. Yes, Peaches Christ is indeed larger than life. She makes ...

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  11. RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6 - Hotspots Interviews Darienne LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | South Florida Blade

    ... later they painted my face and put me up in drag. When I asked what name I should have, they said "What about Ricki Lake from Hairspray?" I didn't want someone else's name, so they suggested, "Well what about Ricki Lake's little sister Darienne ...

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  12. Peaches Christ puts her twist on John Waters' 'Serial Mom' cult classicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... a second show," confirms Christ. "In part because I really want the magic or my interview with movie's star Ricki Lake to feel spontaneous and fresh and so I'd like to keep it a single show event this time around." Christ has a wonderful evening ...

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  13. SF Bay Has Speakeasy, Keanu Reeves 'Live', Divas in a Fest and 'Serial Mom' SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... is presenting " Serial Mom ," celebrating the movie's 20th anniversary and featuring one of the movie's stars, Ricki Lake. In true Peaches fashion, she will be creating the entire movie with a cast of wonderful characters. Her version, "Serial ...

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  14. Hairspray Actresses Pay Tribute To Show's ComposersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Hairspray stars Ricki Lake , Marissa Jaret Winokur and Nikki Blonsky came together for a rare appearance in New York on Monday to pay tribute to the hit musical's composers Marc Shaiman and Scott Whitman.

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  15. Cheyenne Jackson to Join Lance Horne for First Things Last at Rockwell Table & Stage TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Special guest Cheyenne Jackson has joined the evening, in addition to previously announced Ricki Lake , Ashley Fink , Shane Jenek , Adam Kantor and Julie Garnye with special surprise stars.

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  16. Lance Horne Celebrates First Things Last CD at Rockwood in la with Ricki Lake & More TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... special concert evening at Rockwood Table & Stage in Los Angeles tonight, April 15 at 8:00 PM with guest artists Ricki Lake , Julie Garnye and Lisa Ann Walter , with special surprise stars. They will perform songs from his acclaimed CD First Things ...

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  17. Ashley Fink, Shane Jenek & Adam Kantor to Join Lance Horne at Rockwell Table & Stage, 4/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Special guests Ashley Fink , Shane Jenek and Adam Kantor have joined the evening, in adition to previously announced Ricki Lake , Julie Garnye and Lisa Ann Walter with special surprise stars.

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  18. Lance Horne to Celebrate First Things Last CD at Rockwood in la with Ricki Lake & More, 4/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... concert evening at Rockwood Table & Stage in Los Angeles on Tuesday, April 15 at 8:00 PM with guest artists Ricki Lake , Julie Garnye and Lisa Ann Walter , with special surprise stars. They will perform songs from his acclaimed CD First Things Last ...

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  19. HairsprayRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | DVD Verdict

    ... featuring an enthusiastically dapper host (Shawn Thompson). A hit with all the kids, heavyset Tracy Turnblad (Ricki Lake, Cabin Boy ) auditions for the show, impressing with her smooth dance moves and bubbly personality, much to the dismay of the ...

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