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  1. JD Souther talks 'Tenderness,' Ronstadt, 7/10-11Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... melodies and evocative lyrics designed to paint pictures in the minds of listeners. Souther could be a modern Cole Porter when he drops such couplets as "I want to dance real slow and mean it / Move you all around the floor / Till the hours go like ...

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  2. Hartford Stage's Darko Tresnjak seals his passion for risk with 'Kiss Me, Kate'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... and Murder," which won four Tony Awards in 2014, including best musical and director, and a revival of the 1948 Cole Porter musical "Kiss Me, Kate," a co-production between the Hartford Stage, where Tresnjak has been artistic director since 2011, ...

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  3. Solo Perduta AbbandonataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    ... and psychological strength. Just listen to Ethel Merman singing "Down in the Depths on the Ninetieth Floor" from Cole Porter's 1936 hit musical, Red, Hot and Blue . How well a person manages to cope with depression may also be a function of their ...

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  4. Globe taps final 'Kate' castRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... The Globe's "Kate" is a co-production with Hartford Stage in Connecticut, which just concluded its run of the Cole Porter-scored classic from 1948. The leads for the Globe show remain the same: the Broadway veterans Mike McGowan ("Priscilla Queen of ...

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  5. Real Food and Real Music - Jazz and organic food event in BudeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PR Log

    ... be playing some favourite jazz standards that the audience will recognise, for example from Duke Ellington and Cole Porter, and my own material," added Jan. "There will also be plenty of inventive improvisation, spontaneous composition and jazz ...

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  6. OWU unveils 2015-16 calendar of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... box office. 8 p.m. April 8-9, 15-16; 2 p.m. April 17, 2016 - "Red Hot & Cole" with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, and book by James Bianchi, Muriel McAuley and Randy Strawderman. The musical revue of the life and music of Cole Porter ...

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  7. Darko Tresnjak Helms Anastasia Barzee in Kiss Me, Kate, Starting Tonight at The Old GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Old Globe 's presentation of Kiss Me, Kate, the classic musical comedy featuring a book by Sam and Bella Spewack and an iconic score by Cole Porter , begins tonight, July 1, on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre , part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. This spectacular revival, a co-production with Hartford Stage, is choreographed by Peggy Hickey and directed by Hartford Stage Artistic Director and former Old Globe Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak , who won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, which made its world premiere at The Old Globe and Hartford Stage in 2013.

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  8. All Aboard! Stages St. Louis' Anything Goes to Set Sail on July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    STAGES St. Louis continues the voyage through its 29th season with the tap-happy Broadway classic, Anything Goes. The de-lovely Cole Porter musical comedy from Broadway's Golden Age will run July 17th - August 16th at the Robert G. Reim Theatre in Kirkwood.

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  9. 15 of Harvard's most successful dropoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Boston.com

    ... at Harvard. He was a student from 1897 to 1899, but he left due to health concerns. From 1913-14, composer Cole Porter was a Harvard Law School student, but he transferred to attend the Harvard School of Music from 1915 to 1916. In 1949 he won a ...

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  10. Beloit man favors Big Band EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... died off," he said. "Some young people are discovering that rock is pretty simple compared to George Gershwin or Cole Porter. So I play standards - songs that have lasted through the years." Fifty years from now, performers will still be singing and ...

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  11. (Mostly Musicals) Presents the Heat is on, 7/06Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... veterans to recent LA arrivals. This show will continue to surprise and delight audiences with sizzling songs by Cole Porter , Jason Robert Brown , George & Ira Gershwin , Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Irving Berlin , Christine Lavin , Duke ...

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  12. 5 fun things to do this weekend June 26-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WPTV Local News

    ... "Welcome to Broadway" features stunning costumes, scintillating sets, and spectacular music and dance from Cole Porter to Bob Fosse, including songs like "I Got Rhythm" and "Le Jazz Hot." Seek in the City Delray Beach - Saturday, June 27, 2015, 2 - ...

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  13. Get IN & Get OUT Calendar: Friday to ThursdayRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | West Hawaii Today

    ... runs from 7 to 9 p.m. With Binti Bailey as the featured vocalist, the show includes music by Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Sippie Wallace, Woody Herman, and others. The Satin Dolls are dancers Binti Bailey, Pennie Sullivan and Karen Ippoliti. The ...

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  14. Nicky Wood's Welcome to Broadway Plays the Barn Theatre This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... featuring all the charm of Gene Kelly and zeal of Fred Astaire . The show includes tunes from Irving Berlin to Cole Porter , including "Let Yourself Go," "Too Darn Hot," "Lullaby of Broadway," "Anything Goes," "Singing in the Rain," and "De Lovely." ...

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  15. Tonight's Movie: Kiss Me, Kate (1958) at UCLARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Tonight was a very special screening at UCLA, the 1958 Hallmark Hall of Fame TV production of the Cole Porter musical KISS ME, KATE. This terrific TV-movie was shown on the final evening of the Archive Television Treasures series.

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  16. Mike McGowan & Anastasia Barzee to Lead Kiss Me, Kate at The Old Globe; Darko Tresnjak DirectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The complete cast and creative team have been announced for The Old Globe 's presentation of Kiss Me, Kate, the classic musical comedy featuring a book by Sam and Bella Spewack and an iconic score by Cole Porter . This spectacular revival, a co-production with Hartford Stage, is choreographed by Peggy Hickey and directed by Hartford Stage Artistic Director and former Old Globe Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Darko Tresnjak , who won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical for A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, which made its world premiere at The Old Globe and Hartford Stage in 2013.

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  17. Antonio Adolfo Graces Seattle's Brazilian SceneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | All About Jazz

    Showing his stylistic breadth, Adolfo followed with Cole Porter's "Easy to Love," demonstrating how effortlessly a North American standard can be rejuvenated via a Brazilian jazz interpretation. made a rare West Coast appearance for a one- niter on May 22 at a storied downtown Seattle , Washington venue, The Triple Door .

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  18. Antonio Adolfo -- Adolfo Graces Seattle's Brazilian SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | All About Jazz

    Showing his stylistic breadth, Adolfo followed with Cole Porter's "Easy to Love," demonstrating how effortlessly a North American standard can be rejuvenated via a Brazilian jazz interpretation. made a rare West Coast appearance for a one-niter on May 22 at a storied downtown Seattle , Washington venue, The Triple Door .

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  19. Theater review: Anything GoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Creative Loafing

    Jacob Estes as Moonface Martin, Ashtyn Hutchings as Reno Sweeney, and Matthew Blake Johnson as Billy Crocker in Anything Goes . In olden days, when Cole Porter was composing his first musicals, his songs and lyrics were outstanding, the scripts written by his collaborators were superb, but the songs had only a tenuous connection to the plot.

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  20. Meals on Wheels: 'One Is A Lonely Number'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... friends. This week the subject was movies. Muriel told Penny about a movie she had seen on TV, "De-Lovely," a Cole Porter biopic starring Kevin Kline and Ashley Judd. When Muriel mentioned a Robert DeNiro-Liza Minelli movie, Penny said she saw ...

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