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  1. Capitol Steps is Putting The 'Mock' Back In DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Capitol Steps , a Washington DC-based comedy troupe that began as a group of Senate Staffers, will present a show based on songs from their current album "Make America Grin Again" in Salt Lake City at The Commonwealth Room on October 23rd, 2018. Two weeks before the election! The Capitol Steps have elevated political satire to an art form.

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  2. Your Playlist: Capitol StepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    I'll be honest, I won't be playing this in class anytime soon. I cannot stand the song Hotel California.

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  3. Southern Fried Chicks onstage in LivermoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Pleasanton Weekly

    ... co Comedy Competition, the Reduced Shakespeare Company, Chicago's the Second City, Late Nite Catechism and the Capitol Steps.

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  4. The Capitol Steps Returns To San Diego To Make America Grin AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The award-winning Capitol Steps , America's premiere political-musical-satire troupe, is heading back to the Spreckels Theatre in San Diego on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 8 PM. Their last show in 2017 was a sellout and fans can expect this show to follow suit.

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  5. The Capitol Steps Perform Every Friday And Saturday In Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Their current show, Make America Grin Again, includes songs and satire from their new CD of the same name. he Capitol Steps mine their laughs from materials ripped from today's and tomorrow's headlines, you never know whether Stormy Daniels, Vladimir Putin, Jeff Sessions, or Kim Jong-un might appear from Mar-A-Lago or The White House.

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  6. The Capitol Steps Return To Durham With Make America Grin AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The award-winning Capitol Steps , America's premiere political-musical-satire troupe is heading back to the Carolina Theatre in Durham on Saturday, October 6 at 7:30 PM. Their last show in 2017 was a sellout and fans can expect this show to follow suit.

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  7. 4 Surefire favorites, offbeat new acts spice Kravis Center's 2018-19 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... Itzhak Perlman, The Four Tops and The Temptations, Chris Botti, Bernadette Peters, Michael Bolton, the Capitol Steps. That's to be expected. "The ones we bring back, we bring back because there's a demand and they sell out," said Lee Bell, senior ...

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  8. 4 Surefire favorites, offbeat new acts spice Kravis Center's 2018-19 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... Itzhak Perlman, The Four Tops and The Temptations, Chris Botti, Bernadette Peters, Michael Bolton, the Capitol Steps. That's to be expected. "The ones we bring back, we bring back because there's a demand and they sell out," said Lee Bell, senior ...

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  9. The Capitol Steps Return for Summer Residency in LenoxRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2018 | Nippertown!

    The Cranwell Spa & Golf Resort in Lenox welcomes back nationally acclaimed comedy troupe the Capitol Steps for another summer season filled political satire and hilarious song parodies. Since 1981 when they began, the Capitol Steps have recorded more than 37 albums and been featured on NBC, CBS, ABC and PBS television channels.

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  10. Musical comedy troupe The Capitol Steps mock Trump at Memorial HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    The group, fresh off its "Orange Is the New Barack" album, will show off its biting songs about the current president this Sunday Elaina Newport's phone demeanor is the chipper disposition of someone who cannot get to work soon enough. The sole remaining original member of the Capitol Steps, a musical political-parody group she co-founded in 1982, Newport picks up her extension and responds immediately with unbridled enthusiasm.

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  11. Paramount Announces Fall/Winter Season Shinyribs, Ira Glass, and Potted Potter all on the horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Boz Scaggs at the Paramount Theatre Friday, Nov. 2: Tom Papa at Stateside at the Paramount Saturday, Nov. 3: Capitol Steps at the Paramount Theatre Saturday, Nov. 10: Ray Wylie Hubbard at the Paramount Theatre Tuesday-Sunday, Nov. 13-18: Potted ...

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  12. 5 things to do this weekend in the suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Daily Herald

    ... 10:15 p.m. Friday, May 11; 7 and 9:15 p.m. Saturday, May 12; 7 p.m. Sunday, May 13. Capitol comedy: Watch the Capitol Steps satirical troupe poke fun at politics Saturday at College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. ...

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  13. Monday, April 16th a " PA Lobby Day for Animals ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Altoona Mirror

    ... animals of Pennsylvania. 1:00 p.m. Rally with legislators, advocates and canine guests from across the state (Capitol Steps); In case of rain (Media Center). a Rep. Ryan Bizzarro (D-3) remarks and presentation of Humane Legislator of the Year - Rep. ...

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  14. Political satire group the Capitol Steps takes inspiration from both...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... a joke somewhere." For the last 36 years, Newport, a founding member of the political satire group the Capitol Steps, has looked to political leaders and both national and international events for sources of comedic inspiration. Never-ending ...

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  15. Photo PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | AssortedStuff

    ... nuities in a building named for Reagan. I like the pattern in the seats of the auditorium. This is home of the Capitol Steps, a political satire group that started early in the Reagan administration. The irony is not lost.

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  16. Struthers to celebrate 135th anniversaryRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Times Observer

    The theater will host a 135th anniversary gala Saturday featuring the Capitol Steps - the group that puts the MOCK in democracy. Since the 125th anniversary, the building has been chemically cleaned, the exterior repainted, new curtains have been hung, a new heating system installed, and many other improvements.

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  17. Capitol Steps at Struthers Library TheatreRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2018 | Times Observer

    On Feb. 24, the theatre's doors will re-open to celebrate 135 years and the completion of major renovations with an 8 p.m. show featuring the political satire troupe, The Capitol Steps. The Capitol Steps is a hilarious political comedy show that offers a playful mix of song and standup, lampooning modern political leaders and taking on the major issues of the day.

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  18. Sanity in Your EarbudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Stranger

    ... comedians and games played with audience members for prizes. In another era, this might sound like some hokey, Capitol Steps-style bullshit. It's anything but. We're living in perhaps the most absurd time in American history, and Lovett or Leave It ...

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  19. Sanity in Your EarbudsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... comedians and games played with audience members for prizes. In another era, this might sound like some hokey, Capitol Steps-style bullshit. It's anything but. We're living in perhaps the most absurd time in American history, and Lovett or Leave It ...

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  20. Capitol Steps bringing political parodies to ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Morning Call

    Washington, D.C., political satire group The Capitol Steps will perform songs from its latest album, "Orange is the New Barack!" 3 p.m. Sunday at Reading Area Community College's Miller Center for the Arts. Washington, D.C., political satire group The Capitol Steps will perform songs from its latest album, "Orange is the New Barack!" 3 p.m. Sunday at Reading Area Community College's Miller Center for the Arts.

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