6 hrs ago
100th Anniversary Concert to Feature the Music of Father Joseph P....
What do American Bandstand, the Oscar-winning film "Going My Way," and former New Jersey Governor Brendan T. Byrne have in common? The answer is a 100th Anniversary concert celebrating the life and music of Father Joseph P. Connor, beloved parochial vicar and American music composer at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in West Orange on September 14. The ... (more)
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Bureau County Republican
Circa '21 will present 'White Christmas'
Located in downtown Rock Island, the Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse has been treating audiences to the absolute finest in dining and professional stage entertainment for the past 37 years.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party content provider.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Disney News and Disney Star News
Disney's "The Adventures Of Ichabod And Mr. Toad" On Blu-ray For The First Time
Disney's "The Adventures Of Ichabod and Mr. Toad" has arrived on Blu-ray for the first time ever! Here's a description of the movie release: Experience Walt Disney's timeless classic, 'The Adventures Of Ichabod And Mr. Toad,' on breathtaking Blu-ray for the first time ever! Disney's humorous retelling of two unforgettable classics, The Legend Of ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
De Kalb Midweek
Stage Coachers auditioning for 'White Christmas'
SYCAMORE – Auditions for Stage Coach Players' production of Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" will be held at the Sycamore United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave. in Sycamore, from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 23 and 24 and from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 25. "White Christmas" is based on the 1954 American musical film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring ... (more)
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Unraveling a mystery: Where is Bing Crosby's storied denim tux?
Ramblin' Jack Elliott buttons up the double-breasted Levi's tuxedo jacket that was either Bing Crosby's or a replica.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A Second Look at 'The Country Girl'
The author has written about 1954's The Country Girl before, but in the wake of Robin Williams ' suicide , it deserves a second look.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Thou shalt not miss this movie
In the Golden Age of Hollywood, the priest was generally a figure of benign, good-hearted authority.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Washington Post
TV listings: Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014
"Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin' With Frank & Bing" profiles the composer who wrote such classics as "Swinging on a Star" and "Come Fly With Me."
Disney's 'Ichabod And Mr. Toad' on Blu-ray, 'Detour' and other film noirs on DVD
Disney is making another bid for your hard-earned buckaroos outside the park this summer with five first-time Blu-ray releases today, including some oldies but goodies.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Rock Hall Anniversary: Death of Les Paul
These days, Les Paul is perhaps best known for the solid-body guitar that bears his name, one that would result in not only numerous versions of the instrument, but also a field of players.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Jimmy Van Heusen; Swingin' With Frank and Bing Music TV Special on PBS/WNET
JIMMY VAN HEUSEN : SWINGIN' WITH FRANK & BING celebrates the four-time OscarA -winning composer whose musical genius created dozens of beloved classics for the American Songbook.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Alternative Press
Infernos Lit Up Berkeley Heights With Classic Hits
Last night, music lovers from all over Union Country came to the Berkeley Heights Summer Concert Series where the wildly poplar band, The Infernos, performed and set Memorial Park on fire.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Jimmy Van Heusen at home in California with his Emmy Award and four Oscars.
Celebrate Oscar-winning composer and test pilot Jimmy Van Heusen, who wrote high-flying songs for his legendary pals: "Swinging on a Star" and "Moonlight Becomes You" for Bing Crosby and "Come Fly With Me" for Frank Sinatra, plus "Call Me Irresponsible," "The Tender Trap," "All the Way," "High Hopes," "Here's That Rainy Day" and many more.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Holiday Inn Blu-Ray Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 10/7
Cherished Christmas movie musical classic HOLIDAY INN is set for its Blu-ray premiere later this year and is now available for pre-order.