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Times of Oman
Hollywood love story: The six-year secret of Ginger and Fred
Fred Astaire stormed out of his dressing-room at Hollywood's RKO studios, slamming the door behind him."
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Tricia's Retro Film Reviews: Funny Face
Funny Face is the 1957 musical starring Fred Astaire and Audrey Hepburn. Maggie Prescott is searching for the next Quality magazine model.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
VIDEO: Cold War-era classic 'On The Beach' released on Blu-ray
On the Beach , the apocalyptic film from 1959 starring Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, and Fred Astaire, comes out on Blu-ray this week.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Night of musical escapism promised at the Leeds Grand
Direct from its tremendous success in London, where it picked up three Olivier awards for the Best New Musical, Best Choreography and Best Costumes, the spectacular West End production Top Hat will return to Leeds Grand Theatre.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Review: Top Hat dazzles with tap dancing and beautiful costumes at New Wimbledon Theatre
The beautiful costumes, high energy tap-dance routines and a live orchestra make Top Hat a truly spectacular production for all the family.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
Jonathan's Weekend Playlists
Abbey Lincoln - Throw It Away - A Turtle's Dream Frank Sinatra - I'm Not Afraid - Frank Sinatra's Greatest Hits, Vol.
Perseid meteor shower peaks. Cloudy? Watch online
Look skyward for a celestial treat Monday night. A magnificent meteor shower will rain down on Earth while the super moon blasts the universe.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Denver woman in terrorism case plans guilty plea
The Serenity crew is coerced into pulling a train robbery. When they discover the stolen cargo is actually medicine intended for refugees, they are forced to reevaluate their priorities.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Noah Racey, Corey Mach, Hayley Podschun, Patti Murin and More to Lead ...
It's time to celebrate! Goodspeed Musicals announces a top-notch cast for its brand new, world premiere musical, Irving Berlin 's Holiday Inn.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Albany Times Union
doug elkins choreography; photo Christopher Duggan
Choreographer Doug Elkins says his new work, "Hapless Bizarre," onstage at Jacob's Pillow next week, is "an 8-year-old's version of what a French film looks like."
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.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Dudes, the double-breasted is back
British Royalty, pic: August 1931, HRH,Edward, Prince of Wales pictured wearing a French beret while at Le Bourget Airport, Paris, The Prince of Wales was to become King Edward VIII for a short while in 1936 but abdicated due to his romance with Mrs, Wallis Simpson IT TAKES A THIEF - "Gallery with Fred Astaire" - Shoot date in 1969.
Top Hat Will Return to London Prior to Launching Uk tour
Top Hat, winner of three Olivier Awards, for 'Best New Musical', 'Best Choreography', 'Best Costume Design' from its seven nominations, and winner of the Evening Standard Award for 'Best Night Out', returns to London to open its new tour at New Wimbledon Theatre on Tuesday 12 August where it will run for two weeks until Saturday 23 August.
The Avedon eye on life
By 1957, photographer Richard Avedon was already renowned enough to have a film based, in part, on him: the Audrey Hepburn/Fred Astaire romantic comedy Funny Face, about a bookish young girl's transformation into a high-fashion model after being discovered by a gentlemanly lensman with a penchant for dance.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett Team Up for 'Cheek to Cheek' Jazz Album
Anything goes when it comes to Lady Gaga , the eccentric 28-year-old who isn't afraid to veer away from her pop pedigree to show an unfamiliar side to her.