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  1. the Bridges of Madison County Gets the Broadway Treatment in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Before theater veteran Bartlett Sher directed THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY on Broadway in 2014, and before its 1995 run as a movie starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep , the love story was a slim book penned in two weeks by an unlikely first-time Iowa novelist, college business professor Robert James Waller. The book was on the New York Times best seller list for about three years.

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  2. Theater review: a The Bridges of Madison Countya at Fair ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Star-Telegram.com

    - It may have begun as a sap-laden, best-selling novel in 1992, but the musical version of The Bridges of Madison County , which opened Tuesday at the Music Hall at Fair Park courtesy Dallas Summer Musicals, is surprisingly bold. Based on the Robert ...

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  3. BWW Review: the Bridges of Madison County Pops The Question-Just How Romantic Are You?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY is an artistically pleasing, emotionally fraught production that asks you to believe in true love and soul mates. The show is something of a litmus test and begs the question, "How romantic are you?" Do you believe in true love, love at first sight, or soul mates? The musical has landed at Theatre Under The Stars just as Valentines Day is coming up over the horizon, and after watching the production it has occurred to me that I might not be the most romantic person in the world.

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  4. Burger for man who hams it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Fox News

    ... 139-year-old eatery also has a claim in Hollywood history and was featured in the 1995 film "The Bridges of Madison County" -which stared Clint Eastwood. There's even a spot at the counter that pays homage to the actor. This is hardly the first ...

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  5. Historic Iowa cafe now offering the Trump Burger boasting beef, onions and lots of hamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Washington Times

    ... There's a little Hollywood heritage as well. The small cafe was featured in the 1995 film "The Bridges of Madison County." Principle actor Clint Eastwood's spot at the counter is considered a must-see among visitors. Meanwhile, The Old Queen's Head ...

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  6. Hungry for politics? Try Trumpburger or 'Bernie's Yearning' ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... Trump is the most expensive item at the cafe where Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep ate in The Bridges of Madison County . But c'mon, what did you expect? And if you still have an appetite, maybe you'd like to top it off with a rare scoop of ...

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  7. The Bridges of Madison County, the Musical, Has More Than One Kind of Lost ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Houston Press

    Yes, I was one of the 50 million who bought and presumably read Robert James Waller's 1992 novel The Bridges of Madison County .

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  8. The Bridges of Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Houston Press

    Acclaimed playwright and Pulitzer Prize winner Marsha Norman didn't hesitate when she got a call asking her if she'd be interested in adapting The Bridges of Madison County for the stage.

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  9. The Bridges of Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Houston Press

    Acclaimed playwright and Pulitzer Prize winner Marsha Norman didn't hesitate when she got a call asking her if she'd be interested in adapting The Bridges of Madison County for the stage.

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  10. The Bridges of Madison County Arrives in Houston. Bring On the Hankies.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Houston Press

    Acclaimed playwright and Pulitzer Prize winner Marsha Norman didn't hesitate when she got a call asking her if she'd be interested in adapting The Bridges of Madison County for the stage.

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  11. Pics! Life Imitating Art: Proposal at Fiddler On the RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Playbill

    ... if You Can Get It ) as Mendel, Alexandra Silber ( Master Class ) as Tzeitel, Jessica Vosk ( The Bridges of Madison County ) as Fruma Sarah, Lori Wilner ( The Assembled Parties) as Grandma Tzeitel, Aaron Young as Sasha and Jennifer Zetlan ...

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  12. WGA Awards: Richard LaGravenese to Receive Career Achievement HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The screenwriter of 17 feature films including 'The Fisher King,' 'P.S. I Love You,' 'A Little Princess,' 'The Bridges of Madison County' and 'The Last Five Years' will be honored at the guild's New York ceremony on Feb. 13. Richard LaGravenese will be given a career achievement honor at the 2016 Writers Guild Awards New York ceremony on Feb. 13, it was announced Thursday. The screenwriter will receive the Ian McClellan Hunter Award for Career Achievement.

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  13. Jeremy Jordan, Andrew Rannells, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and More Celebrate the L.A. Opening of The BridRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Playbill

    Elizabeth Stanley and Andrew Samonsky co-star as Francesca Johnson and Robert Kincaid in the national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical The Bridges of Madison County , which officially opened Dec. 10 in Los Angeles, California. A star-studded audience turned out! Stanley stars in the role of Italian American housewife Francesca opposite Samonsky as National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid.

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  14. BWW Review: National Tour of the Bridges of Madison County Bows Gracefully at the AhmansonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Bridges of Madison County The Broadway Musical /book by Marsha Norman /music & lyrics by Jason Robert Brown /based on the novel by Robert James Waller/ Bartlett Sher 's original direction recreated by Tyne Rafaeli / Ahmanson Theatre /through January 17 The Bridges of Madison County was a hit film in 1995 for Meryl Streep and Clint Eastwood . The 2014 Broadway musical version with a gorgeous operatic score by Jason Robert Brown and stellar book by Marsha Norman is now playing at the Ahmanson downtown through January 17. When you look closely, there's so much to praise that it makes no sense whatsoever that the show closed early on Broadway and won only one Tony for Brown's music.

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  15. BWW Review: The First International Production of the Bridges of Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Discovering just how the commercial and critical reception of the stage or film adaptation of any bestselling book would pan out will mostly likely never be boiled down to an exact science. We know only two things for certain about the outcome of Robert James Waller's novella THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY's previous adaptations: one, Meryl Streep in the film is distilled genius in her dowdy, aproned Francesca Johnson; and two, Jason Robert Brown --through his contemporary stylings in lyrical narrative and breezy, fascinatingly climactic approach to orchestrations--deserves a niche among the pantheon of contemporary storytellers in musical theater.

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  16. 'The Bridges of Madison County' at the Ahmanson: After the seduction, the story dragsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Francesca and Robert share a dance in the national tour of "The Bridges of Madison County," which launched at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. Francesca and Robert share a dance in the national tour of "The Bridges of Madison County," which launched at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles.

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  17. Be transported to 'The Bridges of Madison County' at the AhmansonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Reading the comments about Prince Charles and his second wife Camilla, you know there are people who cannot excuse adultery even for true love. Can you excuse adultery? Then " The Bridges of Madison County " is a musical that appeals to those who believe in brief encounters and a type of unrequited love dashed by responsibilities.

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  18. Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy on What George Lucas Thinks of 'Force...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... may have made her the best possible candidate for the job. The list includes Clint Eastwood ( The Bridges of Madison County ), Robert Zemeckis ( Back to the Future ), David Fincher ( The Curious Case of Benjamin Button ) and, above all, Steven ...

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  19. 'The Bridges of Madison County' crosses into lush terrains, composer promisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and was made into a feature film released this year starring Anna Kendrick . Then there's "The Bridges of Madison County." The show, with music and lyrics by Brown, seemed to have the makings of a hit when it opened on Broadway last year. Based on ...

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  20. Elizabeth Stanley and Andrew Samonsky Heat It Up in First Pics From The Bridges of Madison County ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Playbill

    Elizabeth Stanley and Andrew Samonsky co-star as Francesca Johnson and Robert Kincaid in the national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical The Bridges of Madison County , which officially opened Dec. 1 in Des Moines, IA. Stanley stars in the role of Italian American housewife Francesca opposite Samonsky as National Geographic photographer Robert Kincaid.

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