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  1. The Margin: The next 'Grease' for high school musicals is ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... - in plans to be licensed by Samuel French - as it has a similar energetic and fun score as another popular classic. "Grease," popularized with the 1978 film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, ranks third in popularity among musicals ...

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  2. 'Grease' Director Objects to His Image Being Used to Promote Hollywood Pedophile MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    'An Open Secret' shows Randal Kleiser briefly, and the movie's producer says he has no intention of removing him from the trailer. Randal Kleiser , the filmmaker best known for directing Grease , is asking that his image be stripped from the trailer of An Open Secret , though his request to distance himself from the film about Hollywood pedophiles may have backfired.

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  3. Saturday Night Fever, GreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    ... e few other movies - and I don't even like disco. The Aero screens it in a double bill of John Travolta musicals with Grease . Both movies provide a unique juxtaposition of nightclub glitz and working-class grit.

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  4. 'Grease Live': Aaron Tveit Can't Get John Travolta's Voice Out Of His HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    Fox is getting into the live musical game with its upcoming production of 'Grease: Live.' We chatted EXCLUSIVELY with Danny Zuko himself, Aaron Tveit, about what's daunting him the most about playing the iconic role.

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  5. Chris Hicks: 'Star Trek IV,' 'Grease,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    Among the vintage favorites being revived on theater screens during August are "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home," "Grease Sing-A-Long," "High Society" and "Airplane!" Local theaters are reviving a number of vintage favorites for film fans during August, ranging from the fourth "Star Trek" movie to the sing-along version of "Grease" to the Sinatra-Crosby teaming of "High Society." . In England at the turn of the 20th century, a young widow rents a seaside cottage, despite rumors that it is haunted, and develops a close relationship with the ghost of a sea captain .

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  6. Prince Andrew in command at Buckingham Palace says Ephraim HardcastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... of the profits going to her Melbourne charity. Olivia, who survived breast cancer, became a star in the 1978 movie Grease with John Travolta. Currently headlining at the Flamingo in Las Vegas, she has brought out a new live album, Two Strong Hearts, ...

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  7. Two performances added to sold-out IceHouse production of 'Grease'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two performances have been added to the sold-out Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse production of the classic rock 'n' roll musical "Grease." The extra shows are at 2 p.m. Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the theater, 1100 N. Unser St. The show is set in 1959 at fictitious Rydell High School, which involves school tough guy Danny Zuko of the Burger Palace Boys gang, who enjoys a summer romance with shy, innocent Sandy Dumbrowski.

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  8. Staten Island People: What's the first album you ever bought?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | SILive.com

    ... and I enjoyed seeing Barry Manilow at Radio City. He was great... and I sang along! The first album I bought was "Grease." I was so excited to use my own money that I got for my birthday. I loved looking at the pictures inside the album jacket ...

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  9. Olivia Newton-John Opens Up About Family's Painful Cancer BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | ABC News

    ... for a mammogram, but that came back negative. It wasn't until she had a biopsy that the cancer was confirmed. The "Grease" legend isn't the only one in her family to deal with the tragedy of cancer. She lost her sister in 2013 to brain cancer. "I ...

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  10. 5th Avenue's 'Grease' keeps audience in stitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | HeraldNet

    ... on the main floor of the 5th Avenue as the fisticuffs landed one of the numbskulls on the laps of an older couple. "Grease" is a popular musical owing in part to the 1978 movie starring John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing and Jeff ...

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  11. Chronicle Classic: - Naked truth,' Gerald Nachman, 1980Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | SFGate

    ... meeting Brooke on Wednesday, we'll discuss the situation with Kleiser - young, tan, handsome, sincere and, since "Grease," rich enough to produce "The Blue Lagoon," which he believed in. Kleiser's a tad uneasy, due to some wiseacre reviews, but ...

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  12. Saturday Night Fever Proves There's Life After BroadwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... abortion, and racial violence. In short, this isn't a retro, feel-good musical like 'Mamma Mia' or Travolta's 'Grease'... But if you're a big fan of the movie in its dramatic entirety, you will be pleased by the way it was magically transported to ...

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  13. Classics cherry-picked from - 80s comediesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... the 1980s. * "Coming to America," 1988 comedy starring Eddie Murphy, 2 p.m. Aug. 9, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Aug. 12. * "Grease" (the sing-along version), 1978 musical comedy co-starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on both Aug. ...

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  14. Lyric Arts brings a grittier, tougher version of Grease to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | City Pages

    One of the first images we get in Lyric Arts' grungy Grease is of actor Michael Conroy's hairy ass, mooning the audience. It's a long way from Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta, and Bee Gees tunes.

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  15. Opening night of 'Grease' at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre played to packed crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    The opening night of the 5th Avenue Theatre's production of "Grease" July 16 had the audience literally dancing in the aisles before and after the show, when Billy Joel Huels and The Dusty 45s musicians set the tone as the Rydell High School band in the late 1950s. "It's our music," said Susie Risedorf , 65, dressed as one of the "Pink Ladies" of "Grease."

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  16. "Grease" performance at IceHouse Theatre nearly sold outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Just like an offer of an ice cream cone in the hot summer, audiences are snapping up tickets to the airy story with the cool music, "Grease." "We are already 80 percent sold out," said Darlin Barry, managing artistic director at the Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse.

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  17. Grease is the word in QueanbeyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Queanbeyan Age

    TEENAGE angst and the dream of young love remain timeless and universal themes in The Q's revival of the '70s hit musical Grease. Roseanna Boyd and Marcus Hurley play high school sweethearts Sandy and Danny in the local production of Grease.

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  18. Lyric Arts gives us down and dirty GreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | City Pages

    ... of classics and taking the occasional risk. Last summer, it was Rent. This year, somewhat surprisingly, it is Grease . If you have memories of Olivia Newton John, John Travolta, and an unexpected Bee Gees tune, set those aside. This Grease takes its ...

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  19. Olivia Newton-John On Playing Her Hits On The Las Vegas StripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | News 88.9 KNPR

    From her hits across musical genres and the decades to her powerhouse performance in the film adaptation of the musical "Grease," her fans span multiple generations. Newton-John has charted and received awards in not only the adult contemporary and pop genres, but also country.

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  20. Future batch of Cinemark cinema classics stress comedyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The next batch of confirmed Cinemark Cinema Classics, beginning in August, finds a heavy emphasis placed on comedy and more light-hearted material. Aug. 16 and 19, the sing-along version of "Grease," with John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John.

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