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  1. Lakewood Theatre Company opens 'Anything Goes'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Lake Oswego Review

    Memorable Cole Porter tunes include 'It's De-Lovely,' 'Friendship,' 'I Get a Kick Out of You,' 'All Through the Night,' 'Anything Goes,' 'Take Me Back to Manhattan,' 'Let's Misbehave,' and 'Blow, Gabriel, Blow.' The story is set in 1928, Billy Crocker , a young, love-sick Wall Street broker, stows away on the S.S. American in hopes of winning the heart of his beloved Hope Harcourt .

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  2. Who's behind Broadway's hip-hop hit 'Hamilton'? Jewish biographer Ron ChernowRead the original story

    Yesterday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... He's become a fan of rap - or, at least, an admirer of Miranda's "rhymed couplets that very much reminded me of Cole Porter." Chernow points out that in addition to a hip-hop persona, Hamilton had several Jewish connections: His mother's husband, ...

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  3. Notes on MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | University City Review

    ... and the Parkway. 215-684-7840.> Something very nice and very close to home is at the Walnut St. Theatre where Cole Porter's stylish musical comedy "High Society" runs from Sept. 8 to Oct. 25, based on the stage play and movie of "The Philadelphia ...

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  4. What's on in the arts this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Warrnambool Standard

    ... cast of singers and dancers recapture the spirit of yesteryear in this tribute to the music of Irving Berlin and Cole Porter. THE DARK HORSE: Killara Centre, Camperdown, September 3, 7.30pm. Corangamite Film Society screens this award-winning New ...

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  5. Revisiting Shakespeare at the public libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Manhattan Mercury

    As Cole Porter advised in his lyrics for the 1948 Broadway musical "Kiss Me Kate," this fall may be a good time to brush up on your Shakespeare.

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  6. Intermission Impossible's 2015 Ostrander Predictions - And Who Got Robbed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... Music Direction Yeah, I've got some issues with Kiss Me Kate , but they've got nothing to do with that wonderful Cole Porter score. Adam Laird and Co. got every bit of it just right. Sound Design Gene Elliott built a textured soundscape for New ...

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  7. Bringing the Magic of Broadway to Vegas! Spend a Two-Show Day at...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Playbill

    ... that makes audiences literally stand up and cheer true show stoppers." Attendees can expect to hear songs by Cole Porter , Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Sondheim , Marvin Hamlisch and more. Song titles include "All That Jazz," "Cabaret," "You're ...

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  8. Flashback from 2001: Kiss Me, Kate Los Angeles Opening Night Red Carpet ArrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Playbill

    ... Lilli star opposite one another in a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew in the classic backstage show by Cole Porter and Samuel and Bella Spewack. Michael Blakemore and Kathleen Marshall recreated their Broadway revival direction and ...

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  9. The One Real Problem With Rolling Stone's 'Greatest Songwriters Of All Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | National Public Radio

    ... including people whose works have endured for generations, like Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Duke Ellington, Cole Porter and Antonio Carlos Jobim. That sends the message that the now moment is all that matters, that those historical figures have ...

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  10. BWW Review: Kiss Me Kate is 'Too Darn Hot' at NextStop TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... vibe during certain numbers. NEXTSTOP Theatre's production of Kiss Me Kat e, directed by Michael Bobbitt , is Cole Porter 's timeless musical at its finest. The production runs until September 13, 2015. Tickets can be purchased online or at the ...

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  11. Photo Gallery: Kiss Me Kate at NextStop Theatre, Through September 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Kiss Me Kate", music and lyrics by Cole Porter , book by Bella and Samuel Spewack, plays Thursdays through Sundays through September 13, 2015 at NextStop Theatre Company, in Herndon, Virginia. Check out photos from the show below! The cast includes Paul Scanlan as Fred Graham /Petruchio; Karen Vincent as Lilli Vanessi/Kate; Emily Levey as Lois Lane /Bianca; Stephen Russell Murray Bill as Calhoun/Lucentio, Daphne Epps as Hattie; Hasani Allen as Paul/Hortensio; Bobby Libby as Baptista/ Harrison Howell ; Kevin Place as Ralph/Gangster #1; Drew Stairs as Gremio/Gangster #2; Shaina Murphy as Cab Driver/Innkeeper/Gregory; and Hannah Jennens as Dance Captain/Waiter.

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  12. Tony Bennett Teams With Jazz Pianist Bill Charlap for New LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | RollingStone

    ... for the Grammy-winning jazz-pop crossover LP, Cheek to Cheek , which features tributes to Kern, George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin, among others. "I think something I was craving for myself was a truly authentic collaboration; a true ...

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  13. Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | JD Supra

    In the 1977 Yale Law School Holiday Pageant there was a skit about the Supreme Court, with a song sung to the tune of Cole Porter's "Another Opening, Another Show" from the musical Kiss Me Kate : That parody irresistibly comes to mind with many of the Supreme Court's patent decisions and no more so when considering the Court's end-of-term decision in Kimble v. Marvel Enterprises where the Court let stand its fifty-year ban on royalties post patent expiry .

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  14. Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of Anything Goes at Lakewood Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's De-Lightful, It's De-Lovely, It's ANYTHING GOES, opening September 11 at Lakewood Theatre Company. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in costume below! ANYTHING GOES features music and lyrics by Cole Porter .

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  15. Broadway is back in Old Town TustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Tustin News

    ... and affordable tickets in hopes of bringing theater to the masses. The play is based on the 1999 revival of Cole Porter's musical comedy, which tells the back stories of a cast in 1948 Baltimore that's performing Shakespeare's "Taming of the Shrew." ...

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  16. Julie Benko and Jason Yeager performRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Patch.com

    ... profound collaboration is an evening featuring new interpretations of great American songbook classics from Cole Porter to Brittany Spears. The pair has performed the show throughout New York City and New England. Nite Spot Nights offers six 'night ...

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  17. Julie Benko and Jason Yeager, "Blame It On Our Youth"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Patch.com

    ... profound collaboration is an evening featuring new interpretations of great American songbook classics from Cole Porter to Brittany Spears. The pair has performed the show throughout New York City and New England. Nite Spot Nights offers six 'night ...

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  18. Klea Blackhurst, Barbara Carroll & More Set for Birdland, Week of 8/24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... undeniable importance to both the history of twentieth century entertainment and the iconic composers like Cole Porter , Irving Berlin , George Gershwin and Jerry Herman , who wrote songs just for her. Jim Caruso 's Cast Party is a wildly popular ...

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  19. Wilmington Memorial Library Invites Public to Swim Fever Trio PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Patch.com

    The Wilmington Memorial Library has planned "Swingin' the American Song Book" with the Swing Fever Trio Thursday, Aug. 20 at 2:30 p.m. The Swing Fever Trio applies its distinctive jazz style to the music of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and more.

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  20. The Short ListRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Portland Tribune

    ... the dynamic musical duo of Reece Mashburn and Marianna Thielen in its "wild card" show, doing the music of Cole Porter, Carole King, Dusty Springfield, Paul Simon and Regina Spektor. Marshburn plays the piano and Thielen the drums, bass and a ...

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