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13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Anything Goes Launches Uk and Ireland Tour, November

Stage Entertainment , in association with Sheffield Theatres , are delighted to announce the UK and Ireland tour of Cole Porter 's classic musical comedy, ANYTHING GOES.

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Related Topix: Theater, Anything Goes

Mon Sep 01, 2014

York Press

Cole Porter classics to get a fresh airing

THE John Wilson Orchestra will mark the 50th anniversary of composer Cole Porter's death with a new album of his Hollywood classics next month and an accompanying autumn tour.

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Related Topix: The Orchestra, Big-Band, Jazz, Frank Sinatra

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Seth MacFarlane is a family guy at the Bowl's John Williams tribute

A sentence perhaps many thought or wished that they would never see. But there he was, the "Family Guy" creator, in the cool of a beautiful August evening, dressed in a formal white jacket and a black vest and bow tie, singing Cole Porter.

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Related Topix: Ted, Animated TV, Family Guy, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, American Dad, Seth MacFarlane, Jazz, Music

Thu Aug 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett Set For Cheek to Cheek HSN Special, 9/13

Iconic crooner Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album titled CHEEK TO CHEEK containing multiple American Songbook standards and a new behind the scenes special spotlighting the collaborative effort is set for HSN next month according to a new announcement.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Light Opera Works to Present Cole Porter's Greatest Hits, 10/3-12

Light Opera Works will present COLE PORTER'S GREATEST HITS October 3 through 12 at the Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Jazz, Theater

BroadwayWorld.com

South Bay Musical Theatre to Stage Kiss Me, Kate, 9/27-10/18

Combining Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" with Cole Porter 's brilliant music and lyrics, KISS ME, KATE is an irresistible classic that has been delighting audiences for over 60 years, running over 1,000 performances on Broadway and winning Tony Awards for Best Musical and Best Score.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Music!, Tony Awards

Tue Aug 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lady Gaga Shares Clip Of 'Bewitched, Bothered & Bewildered'

International music superstar Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop icon Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards, including the recent #1 iTunes Jazz chart-topping single of the Cole Porter musical theatre classic "Anything Goes", and Gaga shares a snippet of another theatrical standard in a new social ... (more)

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Theater Works opens MasterWorks season with 'I Get a Kick out of Cole'

Dominik R. Rebilas, Marie Gouba, Kathleen Berger and Roger K. Nelson in the Theater Works presentation of "I Get a Kick Out of Cole," which opens at the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts Friday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Night and Day, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Musical Movies

Sun Aug 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lady Gaga Shares New Clip Of Pal Joey Showstopper

Music icon Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards, including the recent #1 iTunes Jazz chart-topping single of the Cole Porter musical theatre classic "Anything Goes", and Gaga shares a snippet of another theatrical standard in a new social media clip ... (more)

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Tony Bennett On Recording Cole Porter's RED, HOT & BLUE With Lady Gaga

World renowned crooner Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album titled CHEEK TO CHEEK containing multiple American Songbook standards and this week Bennett revealed that he intends to record a follow-up showcasing Cole Porter's classic score for the stage musical RED, HOT & BLUE.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Tickets Go on Sale 8/24 for Anything Goes at The Hobby Center This Fall

The national tour of ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter 's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, will make its Houston premiere October 14-19 as part of the 2014-2015 Season of Broadway at the Hobby Center.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Four Season's Theatre Begins 75th Anniversary Season With Kiss Me, Kate This Weekend

KISS ME, KATE will reopen the historic Union Theater in August 2014, after two full years of renovations, and help them kick off their 75th season in style.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Wisconsin, Jazz, Stevens Point, WI, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, Illinois State University

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Billboard

Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga Already Planning 'Cheek To...

Tony Bennett says he and Lady Gaga plan to spend more time joined at the musical hip -- or, if you prefer, cheek.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Gay Times

Tony goes Gaga... for Gaga

Yep, we all swooned when Tony Bennett and Gaga performed a duet of The Lady is a Tramp back in 2011 - well if you haven't been keeping track they've been recording an album together! The album Cheek to Cheek is available to pre-order right now and is due for release 23 September.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lady Gaga Unveils Cover For New Tony Bennett Duets Album, Cheek to Cheek

Iconic crooner Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album titled CHEEK TO CHEEK containing multiple American Songbook standards and this week Gaga utilized social media to share a first look at the cover for both the standard and deluxe edition of the collaboration.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Hispanic Business

With 'Kiss Me, Kate!,' Madison continues its love affair with musical theater

Opening Friday for a three-show run, the 1948 Cole Porter musical "Kiss Me, Kate!" is based on Shakespeare's "Taming of the Shrew."

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KURB-FM Little Rock

Lady Gaga Will Make Young People "Fall in Love with" Standards, Predicts Tony Bennett

Collaborating with Lady Gaga is part of Tony Bennett 's not-so-secret plan to turn young kids on to legendary songwriters and their classic tunes, the crooner says.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

RedlandsJazzman Marcus Roberts plays Redlands Bowl on Friday

Marcus Roberts, left, says drummer Jason Marsalis and bassist Rodney Jordan do more than support the piano in the trio's arrangements.

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The Jersey Journal

Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn opens 2014-15 season with 'Can-Can'

Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Drive, in Millburn opens its 2014-2015 season with the Broadway-bound, world-class revival of Can-Can starring Kate Baldwin as Pistache and Jason Danieley as Aristide.

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Related Topix: Millburn, NJ, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Animation Movies, Peter Pan, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Jazz, Theater, Arts

BroadwayWorld.com

Lady Gaga Shares More Samples From New Tony Bennett Duets Album

Legendary recording artist Tony Bennett teams up with chart-topping pop superstar Lady Gaga for a new duets album containing multiple American Songbook standards and this week Gaga utilized social media to share a sample of the Cole Porter classic "Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye" and has now posted another clip of the arresting and romantic track.

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Related Topix: Jazz, Tony Bennett

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