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The Morning Call
Arts newsmaker Q&A: NCC Summer Theatre producer Bill Mutimer reflects on seasonwith each week and each show. We are still gathering the information but we end
The Morning Call / Posted 17 hours ago
with each week and each show. We are still gathering the information but we ended with over 200 people there to see “Ragtime,” which was nice to see. 3. What were the high points? There were so many high points throughout the summer. I... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Living museum to host steam festivalthe stylish singing of female duo 2 Nightingales, the toe-tapping and swinging
Chichester Observer / Posted yesterday
the stylish singing of female duo 2 Nightingales, the toe-tapping and swinging Vintage Fairground, the hot jazz, blues, ragtime and popular dance tunes of FB Pocket Orchestra, plus Autumn Reeds and vintage vocalist, Miss Em. Visitors can also... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pianist to mark centennial of Scott Joplin's death with concert at Germano'slast years. A counterbalance to Joplin’s unfortunate passing comes from his la
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
last years. A counterbalance to Joplin’s unfortunate passing comes from his lasting fame as the greatest master of ragtime, the melodically catchy, infectiously syncopated style that made an essential contribution to the history of American... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Food & Fun Calendar, Aug. 13-19, 2017older). Sunday brunch: $13 ($9 children 12 and younger). 357-5211. www.topekaci
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
older). Sunday brunch: $13 ($9 children 12 and younger). 357-5211. www.topekacivictheatre.com. n GREAT PLAINS THEATRE: “RAGTIME,” The Musical, book by Terrence McNally, music by Stephen Flaherty, and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. As the 20th century... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lea Salonga returns to Broadway in ‘Once on This Island’which Michael directed, and was incredibly impressed,” she recalled. They also
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
which Michael directed, and was incredibly impressed,” she recalled. They also had the chance to share the stage in the “Ragtime” concert in 2013. ADVERTISEMENT “That Michael has made the transition from actor to director is totally right,” she... Read more
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NJ.com
The 10 defining moments in N.J.'s rich jazz historyquick and exciting style of playing — was a primary bridge between those new so
NJ.com / Posted 7 days ago
quick and exciting style of playing — was a primary bridge between those new sounds coming from New Orleans and the waning ragtime movement, though that Harlem denotation is a little misleading. (Willie The Lion Smith is shown in this file... Read more
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Arts Journal
North of homewe’re doing now. On Saturday we drove north from Connecticut to Maine, where we
Arts Journal / Posted 7 days ago
we’re doing now. On Saturday we drove north from Connecticut to Maine, where we stayed at a seaside hotel, saw a revival of Ragtime that I liked enormously, bought underwear at an outlet mall, and ate lobster three nights in a row. Actually, it was... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Ogunquit Playhouse's production of Ragtime highlights immigration in AmericaAmerica. It seems like the more things change, the more they stay the same. Th
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
America. It seems like the more things change, the more they stay the same. The Ogunquit Playhouse's current production of ragtime seems particularly time in the current political climate. Set in the volatile melting pot of turn-of-the-century New... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Ogunquit Playhouse's production of Ragtime highlights immigration in AmericaAmerica. It seems like the more things change, the more they stay the same. Th
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
America. It seems like the more things change, the more they stay the same. The Ogunquit Playhouse's current production of ragtime seems particularly time in the current political climate. Set in the volatile melting pot of turn-of-the-century New... Read more
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Billboard
The 10 Best Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Sketches: 'Camp Winnipesaukee,' 'History of Rap' & MoreSteve Carell. (And yes, you can absolutely expect a reference to Timberlake’s 2
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
Steve Carell. (And yes, you can absolutely expect a reference to Timberlake’s 20/20 Experience track “Suit & Tie.”) The Ragtime Gals: "SexyBack" You can count on Tonight Show barbershop quartet The Ragtime Gals to make any song sound innocent,... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Home Tour Concert to be held at Franke Center Ragtime Pianist Bob MilneMARSHALL — The Franke Center for the Arts is excited to bring world renowned Ra
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
MARSHALL — The Franke Center for the Arts is excited to bring world renowned Ragtime pianist Bob Milne to Marshall for a special Home Tour concert on Saturday, Sept. 9. Generally regarded as the finest Ragtime player alive today, Milne will present... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Bruce J. Davidson Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, from 4-7 p.m. and again at the church on Friday fro
The Shawano Leader / Posted 9 days ago
on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, from 4-7 p.m. and again at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Bruce is remembered for his love of painting, ragtime piano playing, excellence as a golfer, and long, long, looooong s... Read more
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Arts Journal
In Maine, a Broadway-worthy RagtimeIn the first of two Wall Street Journal drama columns filed this week from New
Arts Journal / Posted 9 days ago
In the first of two Wall Street Journal drama columns filed this week from New England, I review a Maine revival of Ragtime. Here’s an excerpt. How are American theater companies, most of whose leaders incline unabashedly to the left, responding to... Read more
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NBC New York
Lea Salonga Will Lead "Once on This Island" Revivalwill be "Glee" star Alex Newell, "Greenleaf" star Merle Dandridge, and Quentin
NBC New York / Posted 10 days ago
will be "Glee" star Alex Newell, "Greenleaf" star Merle Dandridge, and Quentin Earl Darrington, of the recent revival of "Ragtime" and "Cats." Salonga, Newell, Dandridge and Darrington join the previously announced Phillip Boykin (Tonton Julian),... Read more
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Arts Journal
Beside the seasidewhich is where Mrs. T and I are today. We drove up to Maine on Saturday to see
Arts Journal / Posted 11 days ago
which is where Mrs. T and I are today. We drove up to Maine on Saturday to see a show, the Ogunquit Playhouse’s revival of Ragtime, and we’re staying, as we always do when we go to Ogunquit, at Cliff House Resort, a hotel perched on the edge of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Listen to jazz or try a waltzDance Weekend taking place Thursday through Sunday. Not only will participants
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Dance Weekend taking place Thursday through Sunday. Not only will participants enjoy music from the Victorian, Gilded, Ragtime, and Jazz ages, they can join sewing circles for expert advice on period dress and hairstyles. The New England... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Countdown to classBradlee's Postmodern Jukebox reimagines contemporary pop, rock and R&B hits in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox reimagines contemporary pop, rock and R&B hits in the style of yesteryear's swing, doo-wop, ragtime and Motown. Bradlee, who founded the group in 2009, has described Postmodern Jukebox as "pop music in a time... Read more
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BC Local News
Frank David Jazz Band plays Fraser Valley Concert Series Saturdayor Lounge. So wear something hip, ready your best nostalgic flashbacks, and swi
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
or Lounge. So wear something hip, ready your best nostalgic flashbacks, and swing your way over for a night of footloose ragtime jiving. For more information about the series, including the full concert schedule, please visit the Abbotsford Art... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Frank David Jazz Band plays Fraser Valley Concert Series Saturdayor Lounge. So wear something hip, ready your best nostalgic flashbacks, and swi
Abbotsford News / Posted 13 days ago
or Lounge. So wear something hip, ready your best nostalgic flashbacks, and swing your way over for a night of footloose ragtime jiving. For more information about the series, including the full concert schedule, please visit the Abbotsford Art... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Chair Affair swingsa good crowd on Thursday evening, July 27, at Otero Junior College Banquet Room
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
a good crowd on Thursday evening, July 27, at Otero Junior College Banquet Room. Leon Davis entertained with his ragtime and country western swing piano while the guests milled around during the silent auction, bidding on the many... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Ragtime' a moving musical at Northampton Community CollegeRagtime,’ the musical snapshot of life at the turn of the 20th century, is a bi
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
Ragtime,’ the musical snapshot of life at the turn of the 20th century, is a big show based on a novel by E.L. Doctorow. Terence McNally masterfully turned the sweeping story into a production packed with music by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
12 picks for family-friendly culture in AugustIn La Cañada Flintridge, the concluding concert of Descanso Gardens’ summer per
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
In La Cañada Flintridge, the concluding concert of Descanso Gardens’ summer performance series will feature the ragtime and Dixieland blues band. 6 p.m. Aug. 1. Free with general admission ($4-$9, kids younger than 5 free). (818)... Read more
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BC Local News
Jazz in the Caetani courtyardnumbers. Joining The Company B Jazz Band is local supporting act Mice in the H
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
numbers. Joining The Company B Jazz Band is local supporting act Mice in the Honey Bucket, a homegrown street corner ragtime trio hammering country blues and syrupy jazz standards on rhythm guitar, tenor banjo, and mandolin. Mice in the Honey... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Jazz in the Caetani courtyardnumbers. Joining The Company B Jazz Band is local supporting act Mice in the H
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 16 days ago
numbers. Joining The Company B Jazz Band is local supporting act Mice in the Honey Bucket, a homegrown street corner ragtime trio hammering country blues and syrupy jazz standards on rhythm guitar, tenor banjo, and mandolin. Mice in the Honey... Read more
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The Morning Call
Summer theater abounds, but winding downJuly 30, at the Allentown College. Info: muhlenberg.edu/smt. Running though Aug
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
July 30, at the Allentown College. Info: muhlenberg.edu/smt. Running though Aug. 6 are Northampton Community College’s ”Ragtime” and “13: The Musical.” Info: nccsummertheatre.org. Three plays continue through Aug. 6 at the Pennsylvania... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Song Farmer to perform at West Broad Street Farmers Marketgroup is a member of the WoodSongs Front Porch Association, who perform in comm
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 20 days ago
group is a member of the WoodSongs Front Porch Association, who perform in communities across the country. The musicians have a varied backgrounds from blues, jazz, ragtime, mountain folk, Celtic and bluegrass. The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p... Read more
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The Columbian
Big bands, hot tunes, cool kidslaunched the Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra because nobody in this region was del
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
launched the Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra because nobody in this region was delving all the way back to the Dixieland and ragtime styles of the 1920s. That was back before the word “jazz” even had a standard spelling. And it was before guitars... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Arts Around Town: A night of Argentine tango, folk music at Miller Symphony Hallwill perform in concert Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at West Park in Allentown. Northa
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
will perform in concert Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at West Park in Allentown. Northampton Community College Summer Theatre's "Ragtime the Musical" closes out its summer offerings with performances through August 6 on campus at 3835 Green Pond Road,... Read more
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Daily Press
'Ragtime' to run through August at Peninsula Community TheatreGrab your tissues and prepare to be propelled back into the early 20th century
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Grab your tissues and prepare to be propelled back into the early 20th century as “Ragtime the Musical” rolls onto the Peninsula Community Theatre’s stage beginning this weekend. “Ragtime” follows three distinct storylines of families trying to... Read more
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Daily Press
Top 10: Railroad club open house, music at Victorian Station, Harry Potter bashAlzheimer's Walk. It will be held at Gloucester House, 7657 Meredith Drive in G
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
Alzheimer's Walk. It will be held at Gloucester House, 7657 Meredith Drive in Gloucester. Info: 804-693-3116. In Ticket. ‘Ragtime’ opens at PCT The Peninsula Community Theatre (10251 Warwick Blvd., Newport News) opens the musical, “Ragtime.” The... Read more
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metro
New London bars and pop ups to check out this Augustalongside a transformation of the bar (Claridge’s Bar will have a makeover to l
metro / Posted 22 days ago
alongside a transformation of the bar (Claridge’s Bar will have a makeover to look like Dead Rabbit), there’s going to be ragtime piano sessions in the evening – do book though.(Picture: Mark Arrigo) And unusually, it also features a deli where... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Get set for Lapstock Festival 2017popular in the West Country and their music is influenced by rock ‘n roll, Gyps
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 22 days ago
popular in the West Country and their music is influenced by rock ‘n roll, Gypsy jazz and Romani music, Balkan music, ragtime, New Orleans music, and ska and they proved an immense hit with festival goers at Glastonbury. A drum and digeridoo... Read more
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The Morning Call
PSF gets extreme with 'Troilus & Cressida'2755 Station Ave., Center Valley. Tickets: $25-$39. pashakespeare.org, 610-282-
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
2755 Station Ave., Center Valley. Tickets: $25-$39. pashakespeare.org, 610-282-9455. NCC closes first summer season with ‘Ragtime: The Musical’ Selecting the sweeping musical, “Ragtime” to close the Northampton Community College Summer Theatre... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Restaurant scores for the week of July 26, 2017Service Establishment -Vincent Shell; 41690 Hwy 25; 7/11/17; 84 -Waffle House
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
Service Establishment -Vincent Shell; 41690 Hwy 25; 7/11/17; 84 -Waffle House #2087; 5176 Caldwell Mill Rd; 7/11/17; 84 -Ragtime Café Inc; 2080 Valleydale Rd Ste 4; 7/10/17; 88 -Café Trentuno; 3018 Pelham Pkwy Ste 102; 7/12/17; 89 -Sarris Café;... Read more
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The Morning Call
Arlo Guthrie gets beyond 'oldies' to show he still has wisdom to offer at Musikfest Cafeused to have to pay for.” But his stories also were insightful, such as tellin
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
used to have to pay for.” But his stories also were insightful, such as telling of learning piano and falling in love with ragtime before playing the instrumental “St. Louis Tickle” and a straightforward rendition of his “Gambler’s Blues (St. James... Read more
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Arts Journal
Digging to Francethe U.S. The French public have had a great love of jazz from America, and Amer
Arts Journal / Posted 25 days ago
the U.S. The French public have had a great love of jazz from America, and American movies. Earlier, there was a taste for ragtime, and minstrelsy. Today, American-style hamburgers are prized! After the sandbox was removed from behind my childhood... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Hudson Calendar of Events; July 21 and 22, 2017& Mayhem, by local author Andrew K. Amelinckx. Barnes &Noble, 1177 Ulster Ave.,
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 28 days ago
& Mayhem, by local author Andrew K. Amelinckx. Barnes &Noble, 1177 Ulster Ave., town of Ulster. Concert: 2 p.m. Peter Muir Ragtime piano concert. Creek Meeting House, 2433 Salt Point Turnpike, Clinton Corners. Open Mic: 2 p.m. (sign-up at 1:30... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
July 21from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-win
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 28 days ago
from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-winning works of historical fiction, including "Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate," "The March" and "World's Fair." [ + - ] 2011: NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
July 21from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-win
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-winning works of historical fiction, including "Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate," "The March" and "World's Fair." [ + - ] 2011: NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Cockermouth singers stage 40th anniversary concertdirector Val Hetherington challenged the choir to sing accompanied by Sethera B
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 28 days ago
director Val Hetherington challenged the choir to sing accompanied by Sethera Brass, with Puttin’ On The Ritz, Alexander’s Ragtime Band and Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy. The members ramped up their performance brilliantly to provide a fitting climax to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
July 21from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-win
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 28 days ago
from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-winning works of historical fiction, including "Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate," "The March" and "World's Fair." [ + - ] 2011: NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
July 21from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-win
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 28 days ago
from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-winning works of historical fiction, including "Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate," "The March" and "World's Fair." [ + - ] 2011: NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
July 21from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-win
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 28 days ago
from lung cancer at age 84 in New York City. He is best known for his award-winning works of historical fiction, including "Ragtime," "Billy Bathgate," "The March" and "World's Fair." [ + - ] 2011: NASA's Space Shuttle program ends with the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Musical from the American melting potThat's to come, but mostly the title characters in "The Four Immigrants" are ta
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
That's to come, but mostly the title characters in "The Four Immigrants" are taking in their new land in the rhythms of ragtime, vaudeville, and the spirit of Jerry Herman. The source material for this new musical that TheatreWorks is... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
New RiverTowne show, live music, Palace events highlight opportunitieswith fiery acoustic guitar work, and a musical style that combines improvised p
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 29 days ago
with fiery acoustic guitar work, and a musical style that combines improvised piedmont blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime. Ecki Heins joins in and brings fiddle and mandolin to the performance. Simon Spalding returns to Trent River Coffee... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Flawed ‘Tintypes’ becomes community theater tribute in Belfast“Tintypes” is a trifle of a play but director Aynne Ames and her cast transform
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
“Tintypes” is a trifle of a play but director Aynne Ames and her cast transform the 1980 musical revue set in the ragtime era into an energetic and loving tribute to community theater. The play, written by Mary Kyle, Mel Marvin and Gary Pearle, is... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Minnesota State Fair announces new attractions for 2017ventilation and air quality. - New Cosgrove Stage: An array of Arts A’Fair sho
KTTC Rochester / Posted 30 days ago
ventilation and air quality. - New Cosgrove Stage: An array of Arts A’Fair showcases – Somali storytelling, puppetry, ragtime music, theater and jazz and flamenco dance – and performances by community groups – clogging, tango, fiddlers and... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Theatre Performing "Ragtime" To Kick Off 95th SeasonTulsa Theatre's 95th season will begin with the American musical "Ragtime." "R
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 30 days ago
Tulsa Theatre's 95th season will begin with the American musical "Ragtime." "Ragtime," based on the 1975 E.L. Doctorow novel tells the story of three groups in New York during the early 1900s: African Americans, upper-class suburbanites, and Eastern... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Stores Step Up to Help After Bridal Shop Closes Unexpectedlyoffering quick ships for no extra charge," Christine Steneck, the bridal manage
NBC Connecticut / Posted 1 months ago
offering quick ships for no extra charge," Christine Steneck, the bridal manager at Mariella Creations, said. Watertown's Ragtime Boutique is also lending a hand to those specifically without their Alfred Angelo wedding gown. Customers and... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Four Immigrants’: How an early 1900s comic book birthed a new musicalwe’d add Japanese customs and mannerisms throughout the show.” A six-piece orc
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
we’d add Japanese customs and mannerisms throughout the show.” A six-piece orchestra brings hints of operetta, vaudeville, ragtime and gradually, Japanese pentatonic tonality, to the score. Kahng cast Asian men in the four lead roles. For gender... Read more
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