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3 hrs ago | Mi2n

Jack Woodbridge Returns, Delivers Music With Muscle Where The Beatles Meet The Rolling Stones

Album: You Don't Know Jack, Jack Woodbridge Release Date: Tuesday, Sept 16th, 2014 'Jack Woodbridge's words and music have Cole Porter's passion and melodies, the lyrical insights of Stephen Sondheim, and the singing quality of Harry Connick, Jr.' Al Kasha - Two-time Academy Award winning songwriter As a composer, Jack Woodbridge has scored the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jack, Pop/Rock, Classical, Blues, The Blues Brothers

7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

American Public University to Present a Little Night Music Next Month

American Public University presents A Little Night Music with Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and Book by Hugh Wheeler .

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Related Topix: Classical, Music!, Tony Awards

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Broadway to big screen

In the last decade Hollywood and New York have gone hand in jazz hand. Here are a few films which have gotten the silver screen treatment over the past decade.

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Related Topix: Classical, Celebrities, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renee Zellweger, Richard Gere, Theater, Chicago, Drama Movies, Rent, Musical Movies

BroadwayWorld.com

Jessica Gabrielle Hayoun and More Set for There's Nothing Rougher Than Love, 8/18-24

A New York-style cabaret evening of Broadway melodies and jazz standards sung by some of the Denver area's most promising young talents, Jessica Gabrielle Hayoun and Chanel Karimkhani , along with special guest Barret Harper, will be the featured fare at three local clubs on August 18, 21 and 24. "There's Nothing Rougher Than LOVE" is the theme of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Theater

Madison Magazine

Stage Right/Stage Wrong: Wendy Jones Hill Makes Like MacGyver

As anyone in the theater universe can tell you, there are times when everything on stage goes just perfectly: The audience is thrilled and a unique and memorable magic is created.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Classical

The Washington Post

A a Sundaya to remember

Sometimes, a painting strikes you as so glorious it seems to sing to you. On far rarer occasions, it actually does.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical, Entertainment

MLive.com

Renovations at Bay City Players nearing completion as opening night of Season 97 approaches

Having formed in 1917 as the Bay City Art Club, the modern-day Bay City Players bills itself as Michigan's oldest continuously operating community theater group.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Michigan, Classical, Entertainment

Mon Aug 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Signature's Sunday in the Park with George Gets Reviewed By Pint-Sized Fan

Signature Theatre is currently presenting Sunday in the Park with George, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical, directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner .

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Classical, Theater, Arts

ContactMusic.com

Alex Rodriguez Buys Meryl Streep's Hollywood Home - Report

There were nervous, twitchy looks around the various Hollywood studios when Harvey Weinstein announced he was dipping his toe into the young-adult genre.

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Related Topix: Harvey Weinstein, Classical

Sun Aug 17, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 8/17/2014

URINETOWN MURRAY CITY CULTURAL ARTS 8/19-8/26/2014 One of the most uproariously funny musicals in recent years, URINETOWN is a hilarious tale of greed, corruption, love, and revolution in a time when water is worth its weight in gold.

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Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 8/16/2014

Below is BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar updated on 8/16/2014. For the complete calendar of upcoming events, concerts, openings, closings and more, visit BroadwayWorld.com's Event Calendar .

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Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Classical, Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Theater, Arts, World News, Asia, Afghanistan

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WETK-TV Colchester

Great Performances

Why has the Broadway musical proven to be such fertile territory for Jewish artists of all kinds? From Broadway's golden age, names like Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, the Gershwin's, Arthur Laurents, Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim immediately come to mind.

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Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Broadway, Classical

Oklahoma City Friday

Lyric's "A Little Night Music" a hit

A rom-com set in the 1800s, Lyric Theatre's 'A Little Night Music' is the delightful story of more than a romantic triangle - a hexagon really.

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Related Topix: Classical

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Convention center to host wild animals

Barry DeVoll, seen here with a lemur on his shoulder, hosts Wild Animal Adventure, which will come to Fairfield Friday, Aug. 22. The Wild Animal Adventure will be unleashed at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 at the Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts in the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center.

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Related Topix: Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Valley Youth Theatre's West Side Story Is Brilliant In Every Way

Think about the combined genius of Arthur Laurents , Leonard Bernstein , Stephen Sondheim , and Jerome Robbins and the driving inspiration of William Shakespeare that created West Side Story .

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Related Topix: Classical, Theater, Arts

Playbill

Rob Marshall Discusses Into the Woods Film; What's Out, What's In

In a recent interview with EW.com, director Rob Marshall discussed the Disney film adaptation of Into the Woods and what fans can expect when the Stephen Sondheim - James Lapine musical hits the big screen.

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Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Classical

BroadwayWorld.com

The Hope Players' Into the Woods Supports Hope for Change Foundation This Weekend

Local non-profit theater group The Hope Players announces the latest in their signature series of fundraising performances - Stephen Sondheim 's and James Lapine 's masterpiece Into the Woods.

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Related Topix: Into the Woods, Musical Movies, Non-Profit, Theater, Arts, Classical, Mamaroneck, NY

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Dr. Gonzo comes to Sondheim

Dr. Gonzo - The Doc of Comedy Rock - is bringing his "Off Sabbatical Tour" to the Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts featuring a hilarious combination of stand-up comedy and classic rock at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. His inventive rock 'n' roll musical parodies caught the attention of comedy fans across the nation as well as the ears ... (more)

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Related Topix: Classical

Washington Blade

No walk in the 'Park' for Claybourne Elder

Brynn O'Malley as Dot and Claybourne Elder as George in 'Sunday in the Park with George.'

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Related Topix: Theater, Classical, Sunday in the Park with George, Musical Movies

Playbill

New Stephen Sondheim Song Penned for Meryl Streep Cut From Final Version of Into the Woods Film

Those looking forward to hearing the new song Stephen Sondheim had penned for Meryl Streep for the upcoming film version of Into the Woods will probably have to wait until a DVD with bonus material is eventually released.

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Related Topix: Classical, Into the Woods, Musical Movies

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