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5 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Classical, Stephen Sondheim, New York, Jonathan Larson, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Musical Theater

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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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Examiner.com

American Songbook Hall of Fame adds four more music legends

Framed photos of four more music greats will soon be added to those already hanging on a designated wall at the Palladium in Carmel with the addition of recent inductees at the Great American Songbook Hall of Fame performance Saturday.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Glee's Brad Ellis to Headline an Evening of Classic Broadway in Studio City, 6/23

Following spectacular performances at Upstairs at Vitello's , The Catalina Jazz Club and the El Caballero Country Club, Fraser Entertainment Group welcomes a whole new cast of stars from Broadway, television and radio for AN EVENING OF CLASSIC BROADWAY.

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Theatre Memphis Toots Its Horns in the Music Man

A number of years ago, I was ordering breakfast at the Dogwood Cabin in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and before the food arrived, a barbershop quartet began to harmonize.

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Fri Jun 13, 2014

Mother Jones

Friday the 13th Black Cat Blogging - 13 June 2014

Last night I found myself idly wondering what the deal was with that iPhone ad featuring a song about chicken fat.

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