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  1. VIDEO: On This Day, March 16- Happy Birthday, Victor GarberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 16 |

    ... ion as Daddy Warbucks in the musical "Annie," and also appeared in " Rodgers & Hammerstein 's Cinderella" and "The Music Man."


  2. At the Norris Theatre, - Picasso at the Lapin Agile' can still draw an audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | LA Daily News

    ... ever heard of him, either. Sullivan's characterization is big. Einsteinian big. He channels Robert Preston in "The Music Man," but bigger. The performance is somewhat augmented, though, by costume designer Diana Mann's loud plaid jacket. Mann also ...


  3. Kristin Chenoweth will keep things fresh in Costa MesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | The Wave

    ... with selections meaningful to the venue's location. "If I'm in Indiana, I'm gonna do something from 'The Music Man.' If I'm in Oklahoma, I'm gonna spotlight Rodgers and Hammerstein." Chenoweth said her list of material is constantly increasing and ...


  4. 5 movies that had us rooting for bad guysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Channel3000

    ... of avenging her father's death. He, however, was killed while committing robbery by the actual "bad" guy. "The Music Man" is a unique tale, because it has its star try to make good on his con, but in doing so still manages to twist the idea of who ...


  5. 5 movies that had us rooting for bad guysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | KION 46

    ... of avenging her father's death. He, however, was killed while committing robbery by the actual "bad" guy. "The Music Man" is a unique tale, because it has its star try to make good on his con, but in doing so still manages to twist the idea of who ...


  6. Above, a trio of actors performs in last year's Festival of New Musicals at Goodspeed Musicals.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... are The Life of a Child Actor, Marionette Magic and The State of the NEA while at noon you can pick from The Music Man: David Krane, The Business of Show: How to Produce Commercially and Show and Tell. From 1-2:30 p.m., the Scherer Library will show ...


  7. Ben Platt's Career Evolution: From Pitch Perfect to Dear Evan HansenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | E! Online

    ... Ben know at the time, but he'd soon be snagging the biggest roles on Broadway! His early stage credits include The Music Man alongside Kristin Chenoweth , Les Misrables , Hair and Into the Woods . In 2012, Platt left Columbia University after six ...


  8. Today in History for Dec. 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... under Ho Chi Minh launched widespread attacks against the French. In 1957, Meredith Willson's musical play "The Music Man" opened on Broadway. In 1961, former U.S. Ambassador Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., 73, suffered a debilitating stroke while in Palm ...


  9. Grade-school gym nightmares: Go, You Chicken Fat, GoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Boing Boing

    ... on a soundstage in early 1962 at the same time as the Warner Bros. recordings for the film soundtrack of The Music Man. Recorded on the same three-track 35MM magnetic film as the soundtrack recordings, it featured Robert Preston's vocal isolated on ...


  10. Jim Dale and Robert Cuccioli to Headline Ziegfeld Society's HERE'S...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 |

    Tony Award winner Jim Dale and Tony nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Robert Cuccioli headline in HERE'S LOVE TO THE MUSIC MAN: A Celebration of Songwriter Meredith Willson , the opening event of The Ziegfeld Society's ninth Season, honoring the 60th Anniversary of THE MUSIC MAN which received the 1958 Tony Award for Best Musical, and its legendary creator, Meredith Willson . Hosted, written and directed by Tony nominee and Theatre World Award winner Walter Willison , Artistic Director of The Ziegfeld Society.


  11. 'Unsinkable Molly Brown' floats back onto BroadwayRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | New York Post

    ... for a popular 1964 movie starring Debbie Reynolds. It has an infectious score by Meredith Willson, who wrote "The Music Man." The script, by Richard Morris, pulled the show down. The second act - about Molly's boring life after her adventure on the ...


  12. Broadway legend Kristin Chenoweth offers concert to Rowan U.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... The Good Wife ; given concerts around the world; and starred in television productions of the musicals Annie , The Music Man , and Hairspray . Her latest movie is the all-star animated holiday film, The Star , opening in late November. She also can ...


  13. Rance Howard, Ron Howard's Father, Dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | SFGate

    ... appeared in films like "Chinatown," "Cool Hand Luke," "Independence Day" and alongside a very young Ron in "The Music Man" and on "The Andy Griffith Show." During his six-decade career, he also appeared in TV series like "Make Room for Daddy," ...


  14. Musical Theatre Westa s a The Music Mana delights with finale surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    Davis Gaines stars as Professor Harold Hill in Musical Theatre West's production of Meredith Willson's "The Music Man," directed by Jeff Maynard and choreographed by John Todd and now playing at the Carpenter Center for the Performing Arts in Long Beach. Photo by Caught in the Moment Photography.


  15. Kristin Chenoweth Reveals Her Hardest Song for Her to Perform; Watch Her Sing ItRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 |

    ... is the most difficult, she recalled a classic: Chenoweth played Marian Paroo in the 2003 television version of The Music Man, opposite Matthew Broderick . Watch below as she performs the number in the film and again in concert! Kristin Chenoweth ...


  16. Kristin Chenoweth to play 'The Real Fairy Godmother' in ABC pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 |

    ... on NBC's "Hairspray Live," and before that, they teamed with her on a television remake of "Annie" and "The Music Man" as well as the Broadway revival of "Promises, Promises." According to Variety, Zadan/Meron Productions' head of development, Mark ...


  17. Photo Flash: Kristin Chenoweth, Michael Feinstein Highlight Songbook Celebration in CarmelRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 |

    ... including sheet music, recordings and other artifacts from artists such as songwriters Meredith Willson (The Music Man), Johnny Burke ("Swinging on a Star"), Gus Kahn ("It Had to Be You") and Hy Zaret ("Unchained Melody"). The Gaynor collection ...


  18. Con Men, Kings, and Producers: Matthew Broderick Brings Broadway to the Big (and Small) ScreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 |

    ... he starred opposite Tony Award winner, Kristin Chenoweth , in the televised adaptation of Meredith Willson 's The Music Man. Stepping into the shoes of the fast-talking Harold Hill, Matthew sparkled as he swindled the folks of River City, Iowa, and ...


  19. Matthew Broderick joins Fox's 'A Christmas Story' live musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... a Tony for "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" in 1995. And he starred in the 2003 TV movie of "The Music Man."


  20. My Word: Piedmont needs the right kind of green infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    To misquote Robert Preston from the early 1960s musical, The Music Man: "Piedmont's got trouble with a capital T and that rhymes with P and that stands for pollution." Most Piedmonters don't associate pollution with our town, but City Hall is about to implement new programs and spending to address stormwater runoff from our streets and greenhouse gases from our homes.