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  1. The 30 Most Awkward Moments In Emmy Awards History Will Make You CringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Seventeen

    ... are no stranger to cringe-worthy mess-ups. Revisit the 30 most awkward moments in Emmy Awards history. When Patty Duke won the Emmy for her role in My Sweet Charlie, her aloof speech sparked rumors she was drunk or on drugs. It turns out her speech ...

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  2. Harvey Mackay: Successful people know the importance of brevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Post-Bulletin

    ... example of when short is sweet. One of the most memorable Academy Award acceptance speeches was delivered by Patty Duke, who won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in "The Miracle Worker." She uttered just two words: Thank you. If ...

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  3. Celebrating Jacqueline Susann's birthday on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Egypt Today

    ... and the problems faced by them that made them turn to drugs. In 1967, the novel was adapted for a movie starring Patty Duke, Sharon Tate and Barbara Parkins. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for its score. Susann also wrote 'The Love ...

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  4. Prizery holds auditions for 'The Miracle Worker'Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | SoVaNow.com

    ... copy from The Prizery's box-office. The stage version is very similar to the original film version starring Patty Duke and Anne Bancroft. Roles include the following: three adult men ages 20 to 60 three adult women ages 25 to 65 seven children ages ...

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  5. IdenticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The West Milford Messenger

    On Sept. 18, 1963, ABC launched a new show called The Patty Duke Show. It ran from 1963 to 1966 and captured the teenage experiences of the time featuring identical cousins, Patty and Kathy Lane, both played by Patty Duke.

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  6. A big week for dolls and cannibals at area arthousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... cheesier but just as beloved classic "Valley of the Dolls." That melodrama about three aspiring stars (played by Patty Duke, Barbara Parkins, and Sharon Tate) whose careers are waylaid by "booze and dope" screens Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the ...

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  7. Lake City Playhouse stages 'The Miracle Worker'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    The play by William Gibson, based on Helen Keller's autobiography, "The Story of My Life," tells how teacher Anne Sullivan broke through to Keller, deaf and blind because of a childhood illness, when it seemed like no one else could. For many in the Inland Northwest, "The Miracle Worker" is also beloved because actress Patty Duke, who starred in the play when it opened on Broadway and won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for her role in the film of the same name, called Coeur d'Alene home until her death last year.

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  8. Lake City Playhouse brings beloved play "The Miracle Worker" to its stage - Thu, 25 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... like no one else could. For many in the Inland Northwest, "The Miracle Worker" is also beloved because actress Patty Duke, who starred in the play when it opened on Broadway and won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for her role in the ...

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  9. Montclair girl tackling the role of Helen KellerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... William Gibson's work is directed by Brant Russell and will be performed through May 21. Elmhurst, Queens native Patty Duke won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress at age 16 for her role as Keller in " The Miracle Worker " in 1962. ...

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  10. Aloha Performing Arts Company presents 'The Miracle Worker'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... Tony Awards, including Best Play. Subsequently the story was adapted for the screen and starred Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke who both won Oscars for their portrayals of Sullivan and Keller. Local actress Nicole Gour plays Keller's teacher, Sullivan. ...

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  11. Two legendary announcers offer perfect hockey menuRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | New York Post

    Though we're often told, "There's more than one way to skin a cat," I'm not interested in knowing any of them. What catches my attention, especially at Stanley Cup playoffs time, is how there is more than one way to watch a hockey game, especially as provided for decades by Sam Rosen and Mike "Doc" Emrick, both - yikes! - 70. Both are acquired tastes easily acquired, yet, like Cathy and Patty from "The Patty Duke Show," they are "different as night and day."

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  12. Actors who played dual roles on popular TV showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | Newsday

    ... waitress, was introduced on "Mad About You" and later crossed over to the other NBC sitcom. PATTY AND CATHY LANE (Patty Duke) "The Patty Duke Show's" identical cousins: Patty, a typical teenage girl from Brooklyn Heights ("a hot dog makes her lose ...

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  13. Feud: Bette and Joan "And the Winner Is"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Crawford: The Winner. Joan turns the green room into her own hosted soiree. She makes insulting small talk with Patty Duke who's just become the youngest ever winner of the Oscar for The Miracle Worker (in a leading role which was deemed ...

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  14. Today In History Slideshow | 04-08-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Winners of the best supporting performers Oscars pose with the presenters at the annual Academy Awards at Santa Monica, Ca., on April 8, 1963. Left to right; presenter George Chakiris, Patty Duke who won the best supporting actress for her role in The Miracle Worker, Ed Begley, names best supporting actor for the Sweet Bird of Youth, and Rita Moreno who presented Begley with his Oscar.

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  15. the Miracle Worker Comes to the Queens Theatre in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Miracle Worker will come to a New York City stage for the first time in seven years when the Queens Theatre features the William Gibson work as its sole annual original production. Directed by Brant Russell and starring Alya Schwartz as Helen Keller and Betsy Hogg as Anne Sullivan , the play will be performed from May 12 to 21. In its 1959 Broadway debut, The Miracle Worker starred Elmhurst, Queens native Patty Duke as Keller, who lived in a prison of silence and darkness until her parents found Anne Sullivan , played by Anne Bancroft .

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  16. Feud: Bette and Joan: How Ryan Murphy Recreated That "Devastating" Oscar NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Read at your own risk.] What ever happened at the 35th Academy Awards? Lawrence of Arabia won seven statuettes, 16-year-old Patty Duke became the youngest winner at the time, and Joan Crawford did something that Feud: Bette and Joan creator Ryan Murphy can only describe as "so batsh-- crazy." Really, it is the type of thing that is too good to be true.

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  17. Sol Negrin Dies: Emmy-Nominated Cinematographer Was 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Deadline

    ... then became a camera operator on the TV series The Naked City , The Defenders , Car 54 , Where Are You? and The Patty Duke Show , as well as feature films like Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster to Where's Poppa? and Across 110th Street . Negrin ...

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  18. Vermont actor, lawmaker Sam Lloyd diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Sam Lloyd craved the greasepaint of Broadway. Then he caught sight of the grit. On Oct. 19, 1961, the actor stepped into New York's Playhouse Theatre - where Anne Bancroft and Patty Duke had just finished their Tony Award-winning run of "The Miracle Worker" - and prepared to open in a new play insiders predicted would be a smash.

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  19. Ernestine Jackson and Allison Brewster Franzetti Round Out 70, GIRLS, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... for Seven Brothers), Don Johanson (Jelly's Last Jam, The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public), JoAnn Mariano (The Patty Duke Show, Out Cry), Patti Mariano (Original Broadway Cast of The Music Man, I Had A Ball, George M!, The Full Monty and more), ...

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  20. Longtime Coeur d'Alene resident Patty Duke remembered in Academy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    In this April 8, 1963 file photo, actress Patty Duke, 16, accepts the Oscar as best supporting actress for her work in "The Miracle Worker" at the annual Academy Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Duke, who moved to Coeur d'Alene in 1990, died March 29, 2016.

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