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  1. Things you Didn't Know About EasterRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Insider Monkey

    ... focus on Easter traditions themselves: here are some things you didn't know about Easter. The Fifth Avenue Easter parade might only be a New York tradition, but many other cities have taken a liking to this holiday gallivanting through the city. ...

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  2. The Kansas City Chorale captures The Nelson with Spring SongRead the original story

    Monday Apr 6 | Examiner.com

    The Kansas City Chorale, beginning with " Prayer ," by Rene Clausen, owned the marble and glass-propelled acoustic the evening of Saturday, April 4, during the hour-long program in the Nelson's Kirkwood Hall. A nearly sellout crowd sat spell-bound, treated to a glistening program ranging from the sublime to "Over the Rainbow," with memories of Judy Garland and Irving Berlin's " Easter Parade," once sung by Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine.

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  3. It's not Judy Garland's Easter Parade AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | CNN

    If Judy Garland sprung from the frames of her 1948 classic, Easter Parade, she would never recognize the event that takes place on New York's Fifth Avenue today as the same parade. But let's be honest about the times we live in.

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  4. Easter Parade, The Shawshank Redemption, Easy A: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Radio Times

    Now here's a real Easter treat a glorious musical set at Easter time and featuring star-crossed lovers and numerous songs by Irving Berlin, most memorably A Couple of Swells performed by Fred Astaire and Judy Garland. It's a backstage story with not much of a plot, largely involving Astaire trying to turn the ingnue Garland into a star as a way of getting back at his former dancing partner and girlfriend Ann Miller, who has split up with him.

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  5. TV Diary quiz: Name these Easter filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... film stars Fred Astaire who is devastated when his dance partner Ann Miller leaves the act? Answers: 1. "Easter Parade." 2. "The Passion of the Christ." 3. "The Greatest Story Ever Told." 4. "The Robe." 5. "Ben-Hur." 6. "Jesus of Nazareth." 7. "Son ...

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  6. 'Easter Parade' in concert at Firehouse SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Pleasanton Weekly

    That spring classic, "Easter Parade," made in 1948 and starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire, is being celebrated at the Firehouse Arts Center on Easter weekend in a cabaret-style tribute with the Irving Berlin songs and scenes from the film. Performances will be at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday, April 4. The revue revisits the favorite songs, including "Steppin' Out With My Baby," "Shakin' the Blues Away," "A Couple of Swells," "It Only Happens When I Dance With You," and of course the classic "Easter Parade."

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  7. It Takes a VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... was entering the golden age of the American movie musical. He made a string of hits, notably Good News (1947), Easter Parade (1948), Lili (1953), and High Society (1956). He was known for two qualities. First, he helmed numbers and scenes with high ...

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  8. Toronto hatmaker on the art of crafting modern 'crowns' fit for a queenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Ever since I first saw the 1948 film Easter Parade with Judy Garland and Fred Astaire, I've been charmed by the notion of an Easter bonnet. While it's unlikely I'll besporting a frilly chapeau on city sidewalks any time soon, I could be inspired to rock some fabulous headwear at the Queen's Plate at Woodbine racetrack in July.

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  9. Book Review: Charles Walters: The Director Who Made Hollywood DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... director with the effervescent GOOD NEWS (1947). Walters' MGM musicals also included wonderful films such as EASTER PARADE (1948), SUMMER STOCK (1950), LILI (1953), EASY TO LOVE (1953), THE GLASS SLIPPER (1955), and HIGH SOCIETY (1956). He retired ...

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  10. Easter ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | KUIC-FM Vacaville

    Not even the Cadbury bunny could make a confection as sweet as El Campanil Theatre's tribute to Irving Berlin's immortal Easter Parade. This cabaret-style musical revue pays homage to the 1948 holiday film starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire by revisiting favorites from the Berlin songbook like "Steppin' Out With My Baby," "Shakin' the Blues Away," "A Couple of Swells," and of course, "Easter Parade."

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  11. Ray Quinn Joins Cast of the Songbook of Judy Garland TourRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... classic hit songs from some of Judy's hugely popular films such as A Star is Born, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade and The Wizard of Oz. The set of songs will include I Got Rhythm, The Trolley Song, The Man That Got Away, Get Happy,Zing! Went ...

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  12. Classic Hollywood Throwback Thursday Featuring Fred AstaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Socialite Life

    ... Never Get Rich in 1941 with Rita Hayworth , Holiday Inn in 1942 with Bing Crosby , Ziegfeld Follies in 1946, Easter Parade in 1948 and Funny Face in 1957 with Audrey Hepburn . 1959's On The Beach and 1974's The Towering Inferno were two non-musical ...

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  13. Ray Quinn Joins the Cast of Judy - the Songbook of Judy Garland Uk TourRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... classic hit songs from some of Judy's hugely popular films such as A Star is Born, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade and The Wizard of Oz. The set of songs will include I Got Rhythm, The Trolley Song, The Man That Got Away, Get Happy,Zing! Went ...

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  14. Opposites find common ground in love, laughter, musicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... came wrapped in a large box, which Jim presented at dinner. It was a top hat Astaire wore in the 1948 film "Easter Parade." "His name is inscribed inside, and the hat even includes all his sweat bands as well as the production numbers the hat was ...

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  15. Lorna Luft to Headline Garland Show Judy: The Life and Music of a Hollywood LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Broadway

    ... together with songs from some of Garland's classic films including A Star is Born, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade and The Wizard of Oz. Numbers will include "I Got Rhythm," "The Trolley Song," "The Man That Got Away," "Get Happy," "Zing! Went ...

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  16. New Judy Garland Show Starring Her Daughter Lorna Luft to Tour UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... classic hit songs from some of Judy's hugely popular films such as A Star is Born, Meet Me in St. Louis, Easter Parade and The Wizard of Oz. The set of songs will include "I Got Rhythm," "The Trolley Song," "The Man That Got Away," "Get Happy," ...

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  17. Summer Strallen Joins London Workshop of Revamped Easter ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Daily Mail writes that Summer Strallen has signed on for tomorrow's January 30th workshop reading of Ken Ludwig 's new adaptation of Irving Berlin 's EASTER PARADE, featuring additional songs by Berlin and helmed by Jerry Mitchell . The 1948 movie version of EASTER PARADE, featuring Fred Astaire and Judy Garland , included songs such as "Easter Parade", "It Only Happens When I Dance With You", "Steppin' Out With My Baby" and more.

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  18. Sheridan Smith to Lead London Workshop of Revamped Easter Parade; Jerry Mitchell to Helm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Daily Mail reports that Sheridan Smith is in negotiations to star in a London workshop of Irving Merlin's EASTER PARADE, featuring a new book by Ken Ludwig and additional songs by Berlin. Jerry Mitchell will direct.

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  19. Goodspeed's Holiday Inn Raises Nearly $24,000 for BC/EfaRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the classic film that first starred Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby . Raise a glass of cheer to "Happy Holiday," "Easter Parade," "Be Careful, It's My Heart" and more of the world's greatest show tunes. Holiday Inn features music by Irving Berlin and a ...

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  20. BroadwayWorld's Holiday Roundup 2014- Small Screen EditionRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... expressly for the film, the most notable being "White Christmas". The film features the complete reuse of "Easter Parade", written by Berlin for the 1933 Broadway revue As Thousands Cheer. The film's choreography was by Danny Dare . In 1943, the ...

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