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  1. Razzle dazzle leads Helpmann nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | NEWS.com.au

    LAVISH visual feasts Strictly Ballroom and The King and I shine at the nominations for the 2014 Helpmann Awards, announced at a series of events across Australia tonight.

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  2. Same-Sex Dancers Decry Proposed UK Ballroom 'Ban'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | EDGE

    ... Friday. The world of competitive ballroom dancing - satirized famously in Baz Luhrmann's film "Strictly Ballroom" - has traditionally been dominated by couples made up of a man and a woman, although a small number of same-sex dancers currently also ...

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  3. Strictly no same-sex dancing? Outcry as UK dance body seeks to change ballroom dance rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Coast Reporter

    ... Friday. The world of competitive ballroom dancing - satirized famously in Baz Luhrmann's film "Strictly Ballroom" - has traditionally been dominated by couples made up of a man and a woman, although a small number of same-sex dancers currently also ...

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  4. UK ballroom dance rules change sparks outrage, no same-sex couples allowed?Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Examiner.com

    ... from mainstream competitions. As the AP notes, the world of dancesport, satirically portrayed in the film "Strictly Ballroom" by Baz Luhrmann, has traditionally been dominated by couples consisting of a man and a woman, but a small number of ...

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  5. Strictly no same-sex dancing? Outcry as UK governing body seeks to change ballroom dance rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Vancouver Sun

    ... Friday. The world of competitive ballroom dancing - satirized famously in Baz Luhrmann's film "Strictly Ballroom" - has traditionally been dominated by couples made up of a man and a woman, although a small number of same-sex dancers currently also ...

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  6. UK's gay ballroom dancers to be banned from mainstream competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sydney Star Observer

    ... said, as members of Sydney Dance FIENDS had "samba'd our way" down Oxford St with Baz Luhrmann to promote Strictly Ballroom: The Musical . "I do find it quite sad as we had looked up to the UK as an example of what Australia might be like and it's ...

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  7. Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin cut stylish figure attending...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Daily Mail

    ... The couple - who have been married for 17 years - have worked together since Luhrmann's debut feature Strictly Ballroom in 1992, where she served as the production and title designer. From there she has collaborated on every single one of his films, ...

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  8. Horoscope: June 07, 2014Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Australia, on this date in 1964. This birthday gal is known to movie fans for her roles in such films as "Strictly Ballroom," "Year One" and "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." She reprised her film role in the short-lived series "My Big Fat Greek Life" and ...

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  9. Strictly fun when she's on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | St. Marys Star

    A star is born: Strictly Ballroom the Musical star Regina Fosse is related to legendary choreographer Bob Fosse.

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  10. How about a new way of rating movies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Age

    ... made a lot more sense, except for the bit where we didn't get our money back. Then, the first time I saw Strictly Ballroom , it was dubbed into German. No, I hadn't acquired a dodgy bootleg copy in my desperation to see it as soon as it came out. I ...

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  11. Horoscope: June 07, 2014Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Australia, on this date in 1964. This birthday gal is known to movie fans for her roles in such films as "Strictly Ballroom," "Year One" and "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." She reprised her film role in the short-lived series "My Big Fat Greek Life" and ...

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  12. Sonia Kruger still bananas for Strictly Ballroom fruit costume but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    'I'd have to do some serious work!': Sonia Kruger, 48, says she's still bananas for her Strictly Ballroom fruit costume but isn't quite as brave to wear it 22 years later TV host Sonia Kruger may look just as stunning as the day she first slipped into the fruit-festooned costume she wore as dancer Tina Sparkle in hit film Strictly Ballroom.

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  13. Baz Luhrmann and wife Catherine Martin take meetings in the bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... year The couple - who have been married for 17 years - have worked together since Luhrmann's debut feature Strictly Ballroom in 1992, where she served as the production and title designer. From there she has collaborated on every single one of his ...

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  14. Baz Luhrmann 'in talks' about directing an Elvis Presley biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... crossing the t's for several weeks. A Little Less Conversation: Baz Luhrmann has just opened stage musical Strictly Ballroom in Sydney and is in talks to direct an Elvis movie After hitting a high note with his Oscar-winning wife Catherine Martin ...

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  15. Baz Luhrmann Could Direct Elvis Presley BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | /film

    Elvis Presley was one of the greatest showmen in the history of music. Who better to chronicle his story, then, than one of the greatest showmen in the history of film? Baz Luhrmann , the director of Strictly Ballroom, Moulin Rouge, Romeo + Juliet and The Great Gatsby , is in talks to direct an untitled biopic about The King.

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  16. Baz Luhrmann in Talks to Direct Elvis Presley Biopic for Warner Bros.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of William Shakespeare'sRomeo + Juliet (1996), starring DiCaprio and Claire Danes, and the celebrated Strictly Ballroom(1992), starring Paul Mercurio and Tara Morice. The soundtrack albums for Romeo + Juliet and Moulin Rouge!, executive produced by ...

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  17. Strictly Ballroom obsessed Sydney woman proposed to on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... that reveals how many people around you are sick 'I'm still in shock!' Boyfriend of woman obsessed with Strictly Ballroom proposes to her on stage at end of hit show A Sydney woman who grew up annoying her brother by playing Baz Luhrmann's Strictly ...

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  18. Baz Luhrmann 'in talks' to direct movie version of cult Seventies Western TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Kung Fu movie. The 51-year-old has been busy launching the stage musical version of his debut film Strictly Ballroom in Sydney, and is looking at adapting the Seventies Western TV show Kung Fu into a feature film. Kung-fu fighting?: Baz Luhrmann has ...

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  19. Review Roundup: Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom- All the ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Baz Luhrmann 's exciting, action packed STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL, presented by Global Creatures, is the inspiring story of a championship ballroom dancer who defies all the rules to follow his heart.

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  20. Mixed reviews for Strictly musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | BBC News

    Critics have said Baz Luhrmann's stage musical fails to live up to the magic of his 1992 film Strictly Ballroom, with the Sydney Morning Herald saying it "sparkles but falls short".

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