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Yesterday | Examiner.com

Young Actors' Theatre presents a delightful production of The Music Man

There is "trouble in River City" as Young Actors' Theatre brings the classic musical The Music Man to the Cuyamaca College Performing Arts Theater for one more weekend, July 24-27.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The State

Go, you chicken fat memories, go

Apple's new commercials for the iPhone 5 and its nifty fitness applications would appear to be targeted at already-trim 20- and 30-somethings, but there is another demographic for whom the commercial's catchy tune –"Go, You Chicken Fat, Go" – inspires memories of an entirely different kind.

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Canada.com

Victoria-born Hollywood choreographer's homecoming 'surreal'

Instagram users share their snapshots as they soak up the sun this week on the beach, at the PNE, in parks and at the ballgame.

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The Capital-Journal

Shirley Jones in 'Music Man' concert to start Broadway series at TPAC

The 2014-15 Broadway Season at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th, will begin Sept.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Broadway Rose Brings 76 Trombones and a Lot of Exuberance to the Music Man

Some theater companies love to reinvent the wheel. They take hold of a classic play or musical and try to find a new way of looking at it.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

What’s with that ‘go you chicken fat go’ iPhone ad?

If you’ve heard the song with the lyrics “go you chicken fat go” in ads for iPhones, you may have stopped and wondered what the heck a song about chicken fat has to do with Apple and its telecommunications products.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Maine - Week of 6/29/2014

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE Hackmatack Playhouse 6/20-7/5/2014 Joseph Kesselring's famous comedy about the crazy Brewster family is the "Chestnut" of American theater.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Nashville - Week of 6/29/2014

THE MUSIC MAN THEATRE MEMPHIS 6/7-6/30/2014 An affectionate paean to Smalltown, U.S.A. of a bygone era, Meredith Willson's THE MUSIC MAN follows fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill as he cons the people of River City, Iowa into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band he vows to organize - this despite the fact he doesn't know a ... (more)

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Susan Egan and More Set for Broadway's Leading Ladies with the Pasadena Pops, Today

The Stars of Broadway are coming out to play with the Pasadena POPS in their one of a kind, simply cannot miss popular outdoor summer concert series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum on Saturday, June 28th with "Broadway's Leading Ladies."

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Washington Post

Why kids in 1960a s knew the a go you chicken fat goa song in todaya s iPhone ads

If you've heard the song with the lyrics "go you chicken fat go" in ads for iPhones, you may have stopped and wondered what the heck a song about chicken fat has to do with Apple and its telecommunications products.

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Directed by Morton DaCosta

Starring Robert Preston and Shirley Jones

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