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  1. Kathy Najimy to Lead Benefit Reading of Lauren Gunderson's Solo Play Natural ShocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Broadway

    ... turn in The Kathy & Mo Show: Parallel Lives (with collaborator Mo Gaffney). Najimy has been seen on-screen in Sister Act, Veep and Younger . The Natural Shocks National Project is generously supported by a grant from the Harnisch Foundation. For ...

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  2. Hail Zuri Full of Grace! Sister Zuri takes you to Heaven in WBT's Sister Act ResurrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | White Plains CitizeNetReporter

    Zuri Washington is Delores Van Cartier on her way to Heaven in Sister Act. All Photos Courtesy Westchester Broadway Theatre by John Vecchiolla They JUST take something old and dated wrangle it make it their own and so new at the same time.

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  3. Sister ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Sister Act is based on the 1992 movie of the name, starring Whoopi Goldberg. Deloris Van Cartier, the singer with more sass than sense who ends up in hiding at a convent when her married club-owning crime-boss boyfriend, Curtis finds out she's snitched to the cops about his murdering an associate.

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  4. Photo Flash: All Holy Breaks Loose at Scera's Production of Sister ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The cast has come up with a hashtag #DivasWhoBelieva, and the divine divas of SCERA's "Sister Act: The Musical" are prepared to dazzle. The premise: It's the 1970s and exuberant disco diva Deloris Van Cartier wants a recording contract.

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  5. Jeremy Jordan, Bianca del Rio, Stephanie J. Block, and More Announced for Provincetown This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... P-Town debut of a new show by Kathy Najimy called "Lift Up Your Skirt. Najimy, the star of "Hocus Pocus," the "Sister Act" films and voice of Peggy Hill on "King of the Hill," will perform on July 3 at 8:30 PM; Bianca Del Rio , RuPaul's Drag Race ...

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  6. Urging middle schoolers to consider the conventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... them, their image of a nun is an older white woman, he said (despite the enduring legacy of Whoopi Goldberg in "Sister Act"). "It's less common for women of color, particularly African American girls," he said. "We need to begin to intentionally ...

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  7. Urging girls to consider entering conventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | The Columbian

    ... them, their image of a nun is an older white woman, he said (despite the enduring legacy of Whoopi Goldberg in "Sister Act"). "It's less common for women of color, particularly African American girls," he said. "We need to begin to intentionally ...

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  8. Look out Sister Jean, Michigan has Father BenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | Toledo Blade

    ... Unfortunately, in the modern world, we either don't hear about sisters at all, or our image is Whoopi Goldberg in Sister Act. Mother Teresa gets a certain amount of attention, but she tends to be idealized. "It's good to see. The nice thing about ...

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  9. Whoopi Goldberg Will Join Tiffany Haddish in Upcoming Tyler Perry ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and she has starred in such films as "Jumpin' Jack Flash," "Clara's Heart," "The Long Walk Home," "Soapdish," "Sister Act," "Made in America," "Boys on the Side," "Ghosts of Mississippi," "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," "Girl, Interrupted," and ...

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  10. Field trip urges middle-school girls to consider the conventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... them, their image of a nun is an older white woman, he said (despite the enduring legacy of Whoopi Goldberg in "Sister Act"). "It's less common for women of color, particularly African-American girls," he said. "We need to begin to intentionally ...

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  11. Society in full swing with singing sisters and disco divasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... Superior, played by Pam Mellor. Although a GAOS member for many years, Hannah Fish makes her directorial debut in Sister Act with Jane Thedham as musical director.

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  12. Whoopi Goldberg sells her Pacific Palisades mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... treble. At the time, Whoopi was reportedly the world's highest paid actress starring in blockbuster hits such as Sister Act and The Lion King. Successful: The 62-year-old View host snapped up the luxurious property in the upmarket neighbourhood, ...

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  13. What it means to be the world's smallest womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Rediff.com

    ... to be carried around for the most part. IMAGE: Jyoti with Kathy Najimy, the popular Sister Mary Patrick from the Sister Act films. Photograph: Kind courtesy Jyoti Amge/Twitter "She ( Jyoti ) was diagnosed with the condition when she was three or ...

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  14. 'Sister Act' to be Performed at Wayne TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | NBC29

    Producers at a community theater in Waynesboro say their theater will be the first to show a certain Broadway hit in Virginia. "Sister Act" will premiere at the Wayne Theatre.

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  15. See Sister Act like never before at Leeds Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Wharfedale Observer

    A LIVE 35-piece gospel choir and band will accompany the on-screen nuns when the film Sister Act opens at Leeds Town Hall. The feel-good musical will be staged on Saturday, March 3 accompanied by the Uplifted Voices choir - featured on The Voice and The X Factor - giving powerful, goosebump-inducing performances of songs like My God and I Will Follow Him.

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  16. No pushover: Meghan McCain brings conservative voice to a oeThe View,a and ratings riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Washington Times

    ... strong bond with "The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg. He thought his daughter would relish working alongside the "Sister Act" alumna. Ms. McCain joined "The View" after having hosted Fox News' "Outnumbered" and Pivot TV's late-night news show ... 9 comments

  17. Whoopi Goldberg Eying a Broadway Return in HELLO, DOLLY?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and she has starred in such films as "Jumpin' Jack Flash," "Clara's Heart," "The Long Walk Home," "Soapdish," "Sister Act," "Made in America," "Boys on the Side," "Ghosts of Mississippi," "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," "Girl, Interrupted," and ...

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  18. 'Hello, Dolly!' could bring Whoopi Goldberg back to Broadway stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Newsday

    ... had a front-row seat. But she added: "I don't have any plans at the moment." So, what would it take to get the "Sister Act" performer on the Great White Way? A leading role in the hit Broadway revival of "Hello, Dolly!" might do the trick. "I could ...

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  19. BWW Reviews: Mister Act a Hilarious Spoof Done RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Inc. (LRI)/ Peaches Christ productions. Mister Act is Peaches' satirical rendition of Whoopi Goldberg 's classic Sister Act , working in staple drag talents and jokes based around her star power. Yes, Latrice will face out and exclaim, "Get those ...

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  20. Steinhardt Brings Soul to - Sister Act'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Washington Square News

    Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development put on a vibrant production of "Sister Act" at the Frederick Loewe Theatre this past Sunday night. Complete with sequin-covered habits and all, the cast and crew put on a performance comparable to the most spirited of church services.

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