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  1. Oscars 2015: Reading's Kate Winslet's name-dropping speech and other Oscar triviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Get Reading

    ... winning for Dallas Buyers Club last year. In contrast, the shortest acceptance speech on the database was made by Patty Duke in 1962 for her role in The Miracle Worker. Oscars acceptance speeches are famed for consisting of gibbering, unbelieving ...

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  2. Tri-Valley calendar: Danville's Village Theatre showing 'Ladies Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Inside Bay Area

    ... program at Las Positas College. This month's film is "The Miracle Worker" (1962), starring Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke and Victor Jory. Pleasanton Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave. Free. 925-931-3400. "The Lion King" -- 7 p.m. both nights. Performances by ...

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  3. Good Stuff: Catch a classic movie at your local libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Contra Costa Times

    This month's film is "The Miracle Worker" , starring Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke and Victor Jory. Pleasanton Library, 400 Old Bernal Ave. Free.

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  4. BWW Reviews: Media Theater's the Miracle WorkerRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Miracle Worker, William Gibson 's classic play which focuses on the stormy relationship between Helen Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan. The original production opened on Broadway in 1959 and bringing praise to its two crowning stars, Patty Duke and Anne Bancroft , who respectively played the deaf-mute Helen Keller and her devoted governess-teacher Annie Sullivan.

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  5. THS Thespians to present 'The Miracle Worker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | LaGrange Daily News

    ... production of William Gibson's "The Miracle Worker." Immortalized onstage and screen by Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke, the classic play opens Sunday at the THS Fine Arts Auditorium. It tells the story of the volatile relationship between the lonely ...

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  6. Off the Wall Theatre takes trashy tour of 'Valley of the Dolls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... "we decided to go for the trashiest show of all." Bad songs with brainless lyrics? Check. Worst performance of Patty Duke's career? Check. A show that's empty and ditsy, vulgar and glitzy? Of course, and that's why we love it. Welcome to "Valley of ...

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  7. Two Days in June: What JFK could do for his countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... D. Eisenhower, mirrored the transitional shift from Frank Sinatra to Elvis Presley and Leave it to Beaver to The Patty Duke Show . But there is a more important historical reason for our continuing fascination with Kennedy: his presidency, however ...

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  8. The Sounds Alike Show on "Frank 'n' George"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KCSB-FM Santa Barbara

    People no doubt say that we are cousins, identical cousins, and that Frank adores the minuet, the Ballet Russe and crepes Suzette, while George loves to rock 'n' roll, a hot dog makes him lose control, but that just confuses the issue and puzzles anyone not old enough to remember The Patty Duke Show . What this week's FnG is about is songs that sound the same, at least to one of the two of us.

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  9. Review: 'The Miracle Worker' at Paul VI Catholic HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... of Helen Keller, Story of My Life. Miracle Worker was later made in to a film in 1962 starring Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke. Born in 1880 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, Helen Keller is a typical happy infant until a fever leaves her blind, deaf, and mute. ...

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  10. Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Sagittarius. They include French astrologer and prophet Nostradamus in 1503; Danish astronomer and mathematician Tycho Brahe in 1546; World War II U.S. air ace Jimmy Doolittle in 1896; former U.S. Sen. Margaret Chase Smith, R-Maine, in 1897; comedian Morey Amsterdam in 1908; comic bandleader Spike Jones in 1911; actor Dan Dailey in 1915; horror novelist Shirley Jackson in 1916; choreographer June Taylor in 1917; TV news producer Don Hewitt in 1922; country singer Charlie Rich in 1932; actors Lee Remick in 1935, Patty Duke in 1946 and Dee Wallace in 1948 ; football Hall of Fame member Ernie Davis in 1939; tennis Hall of Fame member Stan Smith in 1946 ; Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in 1947 and actor Vanessa Hudgens in 1988 .

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  11. Celeb birthdays for the week of Dec. 14-20Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Dec. 14: Actress Patty Duke is 68. Bassist Cliff Williams of AC/DC is 65. Singer-guitarist Mike Scott of The Waterboys is 56. Singer-whistle player Peter "Spider" Stacy of The Pogues is 56. Actress Cynthia Gibb is 51. Actor Archie Kao is 45. Singer Brian Dalyrimple of Soul for Real is 39. Actress Vanessa Hudgens is 26. Dec. 15: Actor-comedian Tim Conway is 81. Singer Cindy Birdsong of The Supremes is 75. Drummer Dave Clark of the Dave Clark Five is 72. Drummer Carmine Appice of Vanilla Fudge is 68. Actor Don Johnson is 65. Actress Melanie Chartoff is 64. Bassist Paul Simonon of The Clash is 59. Country singer Doug Phelps is 54. Actress Helen Slater is 51. Actor Michael Shanks is 44. Actor Stuart Townsend is 42. Actor Adam Brody is 35. Actress Michelle Dockery is 33. Actor George O. Gore II is 32. Dec. 16: Actress Liv Ullman is 76. Writer-producer Steven Bochco is 71. Guitarist Tony Hicks ... (more)

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  12. What The Movies Taught Us About TeachingRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Annie Sullivan (Anne Bancroft), for instance, had to get through to a kicking, biting, almost feral Helen Keller (Patty Duke), who had been deaf and blind since infancy. With only a few gestures to signal what she wants, 7-year-old Helen has no way ...

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  13. Patty Duke goes full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... they were inspired by Duke's show and long hoped she'd appear on theirs. Cameron studied all three seasons of The Patty Duke Show to prepare for her roles as twins, and said she cried when she learned she'd be working with Duke. "There's really only ...

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  14. Character Study - Father John MajeskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Inner Toob

    ... enge was in dealing with a local resident by the name of Archie Bunker..... 'Naked City' 'All In The Family' 'The Patty Duke Show' The 'Law & Order' franchise (Barnard Hughes played Reporter #1 and Father John Majeski......)

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  15. Patty Duke to play twins again on Disney Channel's 'Liv and Maddie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Newsday

    Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Patty Duke, and Dove Cameron, in a scene from the episode, "Grandma-A-Rooney" on the television series, "Liv and Maddie." Duke is playing twins on TV again, this time as a pair of grandmas on the Disney Channel.

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  16. Patty Duke Takes New Role as TwinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... were inspired by Duke's show and long hoped she'd appear on theirs. Cameron studied all three seasons of "The Patty Duke Show" to prepare for her roles as twins, and said she cried when she learned she'd be working with Duke. "There's really only ...

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  17. Patty Duke to play twins, 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... were inspired by Duke's show and long hoped she'd appear on theirs. Cameron studied all three seasons of 'The Patty Duke Show' to prepare for her roles as twins, and said she cried when she learned she'd be working with Duke. 'There's really only ...

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  18. Patty Duke to play twins on Disney showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Recordpub.com

    ... were inspired by Duke's show and long hoped she'd appear on theirs. Cameron studied all three seasons of "The Patty Duke Show" to prepare for her roles as twins, and said she cried when she learned she'd be working with Duke. "There's really only ...

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  19. Guest roles for Duke doubly nostalgic - Sun, 16 Nov 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... said Duke, who lives in Coeur d'Alene under her real name, Anna Pearce. "When (the show) came on the air, there Patty Duke is shown here in a scene from the episode "Grandma-A-Rooney" on the Disney Channel series "Liv and Maddie." (Full-size photo) ...

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  20. Patty Duke to Play Twins on Disney Channel ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    ... were inspired by Duke's show and long hoped she'd appear on theirs. Cameron studied all three seasons of "The Patty Duke Show" to prepare for her roles as twins, and said she cried when she learned she'd be working with Duke. "There's really only ...

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