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Elmira Star-Gazette
FALL THEATER PREVIEW: Nearly 60 shows around regionchoreography and the Fab Four. The classic 1959 musical — music by Jule Styne,
FALL THEATER PREVIEW: Nearly 60 shows around region
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
choreography and the Fab Four. The classic 1959 musical — music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Arthur Laurents — is based on the memoirs of striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee, and focuses on her mother Rose, the ultimate... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Gustavo Dudamel, Cecilia Bartoli and a grim, bizarre 'West Side Story' in Salzburgbefore coming to the main festival. To make it reasonable for a 50-year-old me
Gustavo Dudamel, Cecilia Bartoli and a grim, bizarre 'West Side Story' in Salzburg
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
before coming to the main festival. To make it reasonable for a 50-year-old mezzo to sing Maria — who is described in Arthur Laurents’ book for the show as “an extremely lovely, extremely young girl” just off the boat from Puerto Rico —... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Barbra Streisand is comfortable, if not serene, in her spacehabit of continually tweaking her role as Miss Marmelstein, the overworked secr
Barbra Streisand is comfortable, if not serene, in her space
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
habit of continually tweaking her role as Miss Marmelstein, the overworked secretary in Wholesale, provoked its director, Arthur Laurents, into criticism that stings her to this day. “He said: ‘You’re never gonna make it in showbiz. You’re too... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
STX Entertainment Drops Barbra Streisand’s ‘Gypsy’ Remakewhich features music by Jule Styne (“Bells Are Ringing”), lyrics by Stephen Son
STX Entertainment Drops Barbra Streisand’s ‘Gypsy’ Remake
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
which features music by Jule Styne (“Bells Are Ringing”), lyrics by Stephen Sondheim (“Into the Woods”) and a book by Arthur Laurents (“West Side Story”), is considered by many critics one of the best musicals of all time since its 1959... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Barbra Streisand, still gunning for 'Gypsy,' samples some Stephen Sondheim at Staples Centerlong-aborning movie dream, even if the musical will inevitably be Streisand-ize
Barbra Streisand, still gunning for 'Gypsy,' samples some Stephen Sondheim at Staples Center
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
long-aborning movie dream, even if the musical will inevitably be Streisand-ized. (That sound you’re hearing is book-writer Arthur Laurents, who ran hot and cold about the idea, turning over in his grave.) The concert — schmaltzily titled “The... Read more
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The Sault Star
Yun travels world with West Side Storycreative figures associated with West Side Story – composer Leonard Bernstein,
Yun travels world with West Side Story
The Sault Star / Posted 1 months ago
creative figures associated with West Side Story – composer Leonard Bernstein, choreographer Jerome Robbins and writer Arthur Laurents. Yun, 31, was hired about two weeks ago. He is now learning the score. There'll be about eight shows a... Read more

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