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  1. Anything Goes at Huron Country Playhouse IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The London Free Press

    Jayme Armstrong and company in Drayton Entertainment's production of the Broadway hit, Anything Goes, featuring music by Cole Porter, on stage in Grand Bend at Huron Country Playhouse until Aug. 6. The Play : The musical Anything Goes, with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, presented by Drayton Entertainment, directed and choreographed by Michael Lichtefeld with musical direction by Jeannie Wyse. The Show : The original Broadway production in 1934 starred such stage and screen luminaries as Ethel Merman, William Gaxton as Billy Crocker and Victor Moore as Moonface Martin.


  2. Bebel Gilberto a first lady of bossa-novaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... she can deftly meld to her seductive reinventions of such disparate classics as Neil Young's "Harvest Moon," Cole Porter's "Night and Day," Radiohead's "Creep" and Os Mutantes' "Baby." Bebel's warm, evocative singing is a model of nuance and good ...


  3. With Old Chums, Life Is a CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The New York Observer

    ... Mame in which they even spoof each other . There's a "Friendship" medley, blending songs by Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, Jule Styne and Henry Mancini. And for younger fans of pop, several selections by Harry Nilsson and Carly Simon lead to a ...


  4. Great Piano Trios: Fred Hersch and Brad MehldauRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Stereophile

    ... The two albums share a sensibility in repertoire, though Mehldau's seven tracks delve more into standards: Cole Porter's "I Concentrate on You," Buddy Johnson's "Since I Fell for You," Charlie Parker's "Cheryl," and Jack Strachey & Holt Marvell's ...


  5. Marin IJ Readersa Forum for July 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... be able to see it only this upcoming weekend, July 21, 22, 23, and 24, at The Playhouse in San Anselmo. This is Cole Porter at his finest, and you probably already know and love most of the songs. Don't miss it. As a business tenant a block from the ...


  6. Acclaimed Vocalist Todd Murray Performs at The TRIADRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 |

    ... and Latin beats, rock and pop, CROON travels popular music from the 1920's to the present and features songs by Cole Porter , Duke Ellington , Burt Bacharach , Elvis Presley , The Beatles and Bing Crosby . There is also a studio recorded CD ...


  7. Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration and More Set for August at BirdlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 |

    ... world"! The duo's unique blend draws from the great Italian, Brazilian, French and American songwriters such as Cole Porter , Jobim, Ivan Lins and Morricone among others. The Broadway at Birdland concert series is proud to present "Duets" with ...


  8. Events for the coming week: Concerts in parks, live music, books, storytelling and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Olympian

    ... lineup, see . Performing music from Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and others, PC & J, along with the Percolators , playing pop, jazz, blues and rock, will be at the Lacey ...


  9. EMP presents Anything GoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | BlogTO

    In this toe-tapping adventure on the high seas, etiquette and convention get tossed out the porthole as two unlikely couples navigate their way to love a . Proving that sometimes destiny needs a little help from a crew of singing sailors, an exotic disguise, and some good old fashioned blackmail! Winner of three Tony Awards, Anything Goes is filled with spectacular dance numbers and a boatload of classic tunes by Cole Porter including "I Get A Kick Out Of You", "You're The Top", and of course the title song "Anything Goes".


  10. Lunt and Fontanne: the Celestials of Broadway to Make New York Premiere at FringeNYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 |

    ... night of The Visit on Broadway in 1958. Friend Laurence Olivier gave them the nickname "The Celestials," and Cole Porter 's musical Kiss Me Kate was inspired by their offstage battles. Actor-playwright Mark E. Lang co-stars with his wife Alison ...


  11. Steve Ross review: Charm is not the varnish but the furniture itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... certain age. Suave, agile and accurate, it is the perfect instrument to flutter across the multisyllabic wit of Cole Porter, Noel Coward, Eddie Cantor and the rest. A Steve Ross show winds back the clock and one's cares simultaneously. The ...


  12. Whitfield, Greensill to perform at Jazz at Chimes concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Inside Bay Area

    Jazz at the Chimes' fourth concert of 2016 will feature popular vocalist Wesla Whitfield and pianist Mike Greensill at 2 p.m. July 17 at Chapel of the Chimes, 4499 Piedmont Ave., Oakland. At this concert, entitled "I Could Write a Book," Whitfield and Greensill will delve into the storytelling songs of the Great American Songbook from George Gershwin to Cole Porter, from Rodgers and Hart to Frank Loesser, from Irving Berlin to Cy Coleman.


  13. Kelli O'Hara, Leslie Odom, Jr., Billy Porter & More Set for Bay...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 |

    ... Pizza relli and Broadway soprano Jessica Molaskey on March 26 and on February 12, an exclusive, award-winning Cole Porter tribute evening for Bay Area Cabaret's VIP donors by Australian cabaret star Michael Griffiths . Tickets go on sale July 7. For ...


  14. Katie McQuaid's Scene in Manchester: Fenway Frank: Vote for 'Le Chien Poutine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 |

    ... gazebo for the 2 p.m. show, and hear great American music by Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Ellington, Cole Porter and more. To find out about more of Manchester's musical events, visit . If you have an interesting item for ...


  15. Jazz Hero Charlie Parker's Mystery MusicBy Ted GioiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | The Daily Beast

    ... We are treated to never-before-heard music with a big band from the recording sessions for Parker's album of Cole Porter songs. New takes from the celebrated 1950 quintet session with Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk are included, as well as ...


  16. FIDDLER's Julie Benko Set to Perform at Cornelia Street CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 |

    ... Ms. Benko and will highlight old favorites, reimagined classics, and "would-be standards" by such luminaries as Cole Porter , Jerry Bock , Johnny Mercer , and more. "Coming from the musical theater tradition, I am always curious as to why certain ...


  17. Stage Door Players to Present Kiss Me, KateRead the original story

    Friday Jul 1 |

    Wrapping up the wildly successful 42nd Season of Dunwoody's very own professional theatre, STAGE DOOR PLAYERS produces the musical comedy, "show within a show", Kiss Me, Kate, music and lyrics by Cole Porter , book by Sam and Bella Spewack . Alan Kilpatrick directs, Nick Silvestri is the music director, and Jen MacQueen choreographs.


  18. Artistic Collection Of Tiny Shakespeare Books At Yale British Art CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 |

    ... have images of Shakespeare himself. Included in the show are several volumes of "Brush Up Your Shakespeare," the Cole Porter song (from "Kiss Me, Kate") paying homage to Shakespeare. (The exhibit takes its name from lyrics of that song, "But the ...


  19. Music Picks June 22 - 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Metro Santa Cruz

    ... a breadth of American music traditions, including folk, pop, country and rock. Known to pull from the likes of Cole Porter, Leonard Cohen, Duke Ellington and Nellie McKay, the members of Duchess-Amy Cervini, Hilary Gardner, and Melissa ...


  20. Shane Wood Jazz Trio kicks off summer concert series at Lakeville's Center StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 |

    ... showcases several different styles including blues, funk, ballads, and traditional jazz standards with some Cole Porter in addition to the contemporary jazz arrangement sounds of Stevie Wonder and The Beatles. You may remember the group from their ...