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  1. German Alexander (Bernardo) and Natalie Cortez (Anita), dancing.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Item

    The musical by Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents, Stephen Sondheim and Jerome Robbins, at Paper Mill Playhouse, 22 Brookside Drive, Millburn, through June 26. Schedule: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 1:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday. Revivals of Broadway shows - even classics - are often seen as opportunities to rejigger, rethink, reimagine.

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  2. 'I couldn't give a f***. Stylist? Style myself I say' - Gabriel Byrne ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Independent.ie

    ... Images) Gabriel Byrne is up for a Best Actor Tony Award for his role in Long Day's Journey into Night on Broadway, but the Irish star couldn't care less what he wears on the night. According to the Financial Times, Editor in Chief of American Vogue ...

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  3. Meet the 92-year-old still making music on Broadway :0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | New York Post

    Most theater fans don't know Seymour "Red" Press by name, but they cherish the famous Broadway musicals he's worked on: "Gypsy" starring Ethel Merman, "Pippin" with Ben Vereen, the original productions of "Dreamgirls" and "Nine," and at least 71 more. Press, an icon around Shubert Alley, is a music coordinator, meaning he hires pit-orchestra musicians to achieve the perfect sound.

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  4. MTT and S.F. Symphony Bring Broadway to Van Ness with On the TownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | SF Classical Voice

    Given his deep connection to the music of Leonard Bernstein, Michael Tilson Thomas' choice of On the Town, the composer's 1944 Broadway debut, was a natural one for a May 25-29 set of San Francisco Symphony semistaged concerts. What made the move not so obvious is the dance-driven-nature of the piece, which grew out of the Jerome Robbins ballet Fancy Free.

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  5. Broadway transplant blooms in S.F. concert hallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... of three sailors on 24 hours of liberty in New York - made its mark as Jerome Robbins' ballet "Fancy Free," a Broadway musical, a 1949 film with Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra (Kelly also directed, Bernstein boycotted the film because it revised the ...

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  6. Review: Triumphant 'On the Town' revival turns Davies Hall into 'New York, New York'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony made the point with considerable style and flair Wednesday evening at Davies Symphony Hall, reviving Leonard Bernstein's exuberant 1944 musical in a semi-staged production that felt about as fully realized as this great American classic can get. Adapted from the Jerome Robbins ballet, "Fancy Free," which featured a Bernstein score, "On the Town" was made into a Broadway hit with the addition of book, lyrics, and narration by Betty Comden and Adolph Green.

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  7. Karen Mason & Lee Roy Reams to Pay Tribute to Jerry Herman at The Iridium, 5/31Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in a show called "IT'S TODAY" with Alex Rybeck at the piano. The show is at 8:30. Karen Mason , has appeared on Broadway in JEROME ROBBINS BROADWAY, SUNSET BLVD, MAMMA MIA, HAIRSPRAY and WONDERLAND and in Cabaret and Concert rooms all over United ...

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  8. Raking in the Chips: Charlotte d'Amboise Will Return to Chicago on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Broadway

    Isn't it grand? Two-time Tony nominee Charlotte d'Amboise will return to Broadway's Chicago on June 6, stepping in for Dylis Croman as Roxie Hart. The Tony-winning revival is playing at the Ambassador Theatre.

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  9. Symphony's - On the Town' is a shot of elationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | SFGate

    ... in Davies Symphony Hall on Wednesday night during the San Francisco Symphony 's magnificent performance of this Broadway classic knew just how he felt. What Michael Tilson Thomas and a cast of wonderfully gifted singers have created is nothing less ...

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  10. Michael Tilson Thomas goes 'on the town' with a delightful Bernstein revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... who we once were and how we may have come to be what we now are. On the Town opened at the Adelphi Theatre on Broadway on December 28, 1944, the same month in which, three years earlier, Pearl Harbor had been bombed and the United States entered the ...

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  11. Photo Coverage: Cirque du Soleil's PARAMOUR Company Takes Opening Night BowsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Cirque du Soleil - PARAMOUR is the organization's first production created specifically for Broadway. PARAMOUR just opened last night, May 25 at the Lyric Theatre and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special night.

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  12. Sing-along to 'President Trump: The (Mock) Musical!'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    It's not news that Broadway will pretty much take any idea, no matter how ridiculous, and turn it into a musical. Case in point: "Rocky, "Carrie," "Big Fish," "Spider-Man," So, would you really be that surprised if the big shots on the Great White Way turned to the current GOP frontrunner for an autobiographical musical based on his life and political career? Whether it's the "woman card," or "immigrants" or "Muslims" or "Mexico," in just a few short months, Donald Trump has given us more classic quotes and material than Jerome Robbins could dream up if he had five lifetimes.

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  13. Ivanka Trump shows off her post-pregnancy body at the Broadway...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    And Ivanka Trump showed off her fabulously slim post pregnancy body in a white printed dress as she attended the Broadway Opening Night of Cirque Du Soliel's Paramour in New York City on Wednesday. The 34-year-old businesswoman looked pretty as a picture as she walked the red carpet in her sophisticated ensemble.

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  14. Theater review: Mountain Play delivers high-flying a West Side StoryaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... “Somewhere” and “I Feel Pretty,” with lyrics by a young Stephen Sondheim in his first Broadway gig. With a book by Arthur Laurents (who would go on to collaborate with Sondheim again on “Gypsy”), the musical ...

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  15. Showbiz duo Comden and Green: sharpest collaborators inRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | SFGate

    ... "The Band Wagon" and "Auntie Mame," and created the book and lyrics for some of the most enduring classics in Broadway musical history. Based on Jerome Robbins ' ballet "Fancy Free," "On the Town" opened in December 1944 and won raves for the ...

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  16. Out Of AnatevkaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Live Design Online

    One of Broadway's most beloved - and longest running - musicals is back again. Fiddler On The Roof, lovingly revived by director Bartlett Sher , features designs by an award-winning team: sets by Michael Yeargan, costumes by Catherine Zuber, lighting by Donald Holder, and sound by Scott Lehrer.

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  17. Broadway's 2015-2016 Season Ends On $1.37B High NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Deadline

    Ticketbuyers clamoring to be in the room where it happens - namely the Richard Rodgers Theatre, home of the season's runaway blockbuster Hamilton - helped push the Broadway box office to its highest tally ever as the 2015-2016 season came to a close on Sunday. Total attendance reached 13,317,980 and Broadway shows rang up $1,373,253,725 in grosses, making it the best attended and highest grossing season in Broadway recorded history.

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  18. Fringe Festival review: 'From Broadway to Obscurity'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Eric Gutman performed close to 1,200 shows in the Broadway sensation "Jersey Boys,"on tour and in New York, before stepping away from the footlights and returning home to Michigan. His show "From Broadway to Obscurity" tells his tale through stories and show tunes both familiar and unexpected.

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  19. MTT & San Francisco Symphony go 'On the Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    If Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony's 2013 performance of the score from West Side Story is anything to go by, they'll have another sure-fire hit on their hands with this week's production of a semi-staged version of Leonard Bernstein's music from the Broadway hit, On the Town . With narrators Amanda Green - daughter of lyricist and playwright Adolphe Green - Broadway and TV star David Garrison , and an all-star Broadway cast and creative team, this new concert setting of On the Town has absolutely everything going for it.

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  20. George Benson Jazz's up the Grand TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... This he played and sang beautifully. His closer was another cover tune that he had great success with, On Broadway. This was the perfect show closer. It was a stretched out version that had an absolutely fantastic drum solo by Khari Parker. It got ...

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