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  1. 5 things to do in Toronto this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... we recommend doing in the city this weekend. If you're a fan of the 1978 John Travolta-Olivia Newton-John musical Grease there's no better way to wrap up the last weekend in August than by attending a big sing-a-long of the classic film . And the ...

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  2. Almost 80, Mickey Gilley ready to rock Alabama Theatre stageRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... him," Gilley said. A fan of Travolta's hit string of movies, begun in the late 1970s with "Saturday Night Fever" and "Grease," and especially "Pulp Fiction," from 1994, Gilley said he's delighted how "Urban Cowboy" has turned into a cult classic and ...

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  3. Tube Time: Your guide to must-see episodes, Aug. 27-Sept. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... of Columbian drug lord Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura). See the entire first season starting Friday on Netflix. 3 "Grease." Get ready for back-to-school time with this classic 1978 musical starring Olivia Newton-John as a bright and innocent girl who ...

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  4. Who's your Diva, 2015: Week 1Read the original story

    Wednesday | Capital City Weekly

    ... beginning with One Hot Mess Alaska (aka Libby Bakalar) and Alaska's Kit First memorable public performance: Rizzo in "Grease" at summer camp. I loved playing the bad girl. Although I wasn't allowed to smoke real cigarettes on stage, I got to strut ...

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  5. BWW Reviews: Our House, Union Theatre, August 21 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... which as they live out their parallel lives. France, though looking like the oldest teenager since John Travolta in Grease, does some good work as our hero and there's some excellent stuff too from Ailsa Davidson as his sweetheart Sarah. That said, ...

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  6. Grease is the word for Norwich theatre companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Eastern Daily Press

    Danny, Sandy and the rest of the Rydell High School gang will be on stage at Norwich Playhouse from August 25 to 29. Grease is the Norwich-based company's fourth musical production to date, and was chosen after people were asked to vote online for the show they would most like to see Mixed Voice perform. Danny and Sandy - the sweethearts made famous by John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John in the Grease movie - will be played by Jack Harper and Hazel Wilson, and the show will feature all the classic songs from the film including Greased Lightning, You're The One That I Want and Hopelessly Devoted To You.

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  7. 'Scream Queens' star Keke Palmer is working on new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Scream Queens , Palmer, 21 will play Zayday , a sorority sister with a genius IQ. She'll also star in Fox's upcoming Grease: Live as Marty , one of the Pink Ladies originally portrayed by Dinah Manoff in the film. She's previously appeared in ...

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  8. Air Force's Troy Calhoun channels Humphrey Bogart in ad touting new-look websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Gazette

    ... debut of the Falcons football coach. Back in sixth grade, Calhoun donned a leather jacket and joined the cast of "Grease" for a school play. He can't recall the exact character he played, remembering only that he wasn't in the lead role of Danny ...

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  9. Arts & TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | River Front Times

    The film adaptation of the musical Grease bowdlerized the original's racy songs and then compounded that error in judgment by throwing in a disco theme song written by Barry Gibb.

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  10. FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | River Front Times

    The film adaptation of the musical Grease bowdlerized the original's racy songs and then compounded that error in judgment by throwing in a disco theme song written by Barry Gibb.

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  11. GREASE Sing-A-Long Hits Theaters Across the U.S. TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    After successful runs of The Wizard of Oz, Rear Window and The Sound of Music earlier this year, Fathom Events partners with Turner Classic Movies again to bring the " TCM Presents " series to cinemas. The remainder of the series will include Grease Sing-A-Long today, August 19, Roman Holiday on November 29 & December 1 from Paramount Pictures , and Miracle on 34th Street on December 20 & 23 from Twentieth Century Fox.

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  12. "Grease," With John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Playbill

    Building on the success of event-type cinema screenings of operas like Aida and occasional Broadway shows like The Audience , Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies are screening the sing-along version of the 1978 movie " Grease " in 500 theatres across the U.S. Aug. 19. Titled "Grease Sing-A-Long," the print includes the lyrics to the songs on the screen so audiences can join in, in the style of the "Sing-a-long Sound of Music" that has been presented successfully on ABC-TV and elsewhere. It is presented as part of a summer series of classic film revivals.

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  13. 'Grease' Sing-Along is the word(s) at local theaters WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | TwinCities

    "Grease" and "sing-along" go together like, as a song from the movie says, so the only surprise about this event is that it didn't happen long ago. Quibble, if you will, about the lessons learned in the classic 1978 musical, which seems to say that the way to fulfillment for Olivia Newton-John's virginal character is to abandon her principles and wear a lot of spandex, but there's no disputing its fun quotient.

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  14. Director Randal Kleiser Kicks Off Virtual Reality Narrative Short 'Defrost'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the launch of Defrost - an inventive new four-minute narrative VR short, written and directed by Randal Kleiser ( Grease, The Blue Lagoon ), that's envisioned as the pilot for a VR series. A technically-savvy director, Kleiser was excited to ...

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  15. Chloe Lattanzi brushes off online trolls as she lands a role in horror filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    How three Modesto cops 'conspired with defense attorney, his family and business owners to conceal the murder of corrupt scrap metal dealer' New project! Chloe Lattanzi brushes off online trolls criticising her for raunchy display in techno video as she lands a role in mystery horror film She's been faced with a fair share of criticism in recent days following the release of a new techno collaboration with her mother, Grease legend Olivia Newton-John. But Chloe Lattanzi is not letting the online trolls get the better of her, and is in fact set to keep busy with a new project.

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  16. Grease fans flock to King's Gardens for summer screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Southport Visiter

    Thousands of people watched a special screening of Grease at Southport's King's Gardens; photographs by Graham Moreton Film fans of all ages dressed up as characters from the film, and people danced along to the film's many famous songs. Grease, which was first released in 1978, charts a romance between two students at an American high school in 1959.

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  17. Grease Sing-AlongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | River Front Times

    The film adaptation of the musical Grease bowdlerized the original's racy songs and then compounded that error in judgment by throwing in a disco theme song written by Barry Gibb.

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  18. "Grease," With John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Playbill

    Building on the success of event-type cinema screenings of operas like Aida and occasional Broadway shows like The Audience , Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies are screening the sing-along version of the 1978 movie " Grease " in 500 theatres across the U.S. on Aug. 16 and 19, according to Entertainment Weekly. Titled "Grease Sing-A-Long," the print will include the lyrics to the songs on the screen so audiences that join in, in the style of the "Sing-a-long Sound of Music" that has been presented successfully on ABC TV and elsewhere.

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  19. 'Grease' singalong at Bainbridge CinemasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Bainbridge Island

    Break out your pomade and your poodle skirt and prepare to flashback to a simpler time of sock hops and soda pop as Fathom Events, Turner Classic Movies and Paramount Pictures bring "Grease" to Bainbridge Cinemas. The film, arguably the most successful musical of all time, will screen at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16 and again at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19. Tickets are on sale now; the cost is $8.50 for the Sunday show and $10.50 for the Wednesday night show.

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  20. 'Grease' singalong, 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Seattle Times

    "Go grease lightning. " Slick back your hair, grab your poodle skirt and practice your best Danny Zuko strut.

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