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Variety
Rita Moreno to Receive Variety Latino Legacy Award12 EGOTs — individuals who have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. She is mo
Rita Moreno to Receive Variety Latino Legacy Award
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
12 EGOTs — individuals who have won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony. She is most famous for playing her role as Anita in “West Side Story,” for which she won a Golden Globe and Academy Award. “The door for Latinos is no longer closed,” Moreno... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 10 hours ago
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Rita Moreno to blend song and stories at Arcada in St. Charleswith some of the biggest names in show business, the release stated. Moreno wo
Rita Moreno to blend song and stories at Arcada in St. Charles
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
with some of the biggest names in show business, the release stated. Moreno won an Oscar for the Latina spitfire Anita in “West Side Story.” An octogenarian, she was born Rosita Dolores Alverio in a small Puerto Rican town. She moved to New York... Read more
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iol.co.za
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is coming to SAthree decades (Pirates of Penzance, Starlight Classics and movies 10000BC, Winn
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is coming to SA
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
three decades (Pirates of Penzance, Starlight Classics and movies 10000BC, Winnie and Zambezia); Daniel Buys (Jersey Boys, West Side Story, Saturday Night Fever); Phillip Schnetler (Saturday Night Fever, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz) and veteran... Read more
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NJ.com
NJSO's season opener swings with dance-themed programThe Town." The NJSO's playing was nothing to sniff at — even with the New York
NJSO's season opener swings with dance-themed program
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
The Town." The NJSO's playing was nothing to sniff at — even with the New York Phil's masterful accompaniment of the film "West Side Story" fresh in my ears, the music sounded lithe, buoyant and fun. These bits were some of the first pieces... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryBroadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in New York City. In 1957, the musical play "West Side Story" opened on Broadway. [Article continues below] In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in HIstory, Sept. 26: West Side Story open on Broadway in 1957 Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 26, 1789, Thomas Jefferson was confirme
Today in HIstory, Sept. 26: West Side Story open on Broadway in 1957
Southwest Daily News / Posted yesterday
Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 26, 1789, Thomas Jefferson was confirmed by the Senate to be the first United States secretary of state; John Jay, the first chief justice;... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Today in history - Kennedy and Nixon face off in televised debate; WVIA-TV goes on the airBroadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in
Today in history - Kennedy and Nixon face off in televised debate; WVIA-TV goes on the air
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in New York City. In 1957, the musical "West Side Story" opened on Broadway. In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 26, 2016Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in
This day in history, Sept. 26, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in New York City. In 1957, the musical play "West Side Story" opened on Broadway. In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 26in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.
September 26
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
in recorded history, makes landfall, killing 5,098 people and leaving nearly 1.6 million others homeless. 1957: The play "West Side Story," with music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, opens on Broadway at the Winter Garden... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacBroadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in New York City. In 1957, the musical play "West Side Story" opened on Broadway. In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryBroadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Broadcasting System. In 1945, Hungarian-born composer Bela Bartok, 64, died in New York City. In 1957, the musical play "West Side Story" opened on Broadway. In 1960, the first-ever debate between presidential nominees took place as Democrat... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Pacific Northwest Ballet says bonjour to the new season with energetic opening nightto a busy, urgent score by Steve Reich, it’s a high-energy mixture of dance fla
Pacific Northwest Ballet says bonjour to the new season with energetic opening night
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
to a busy, urgent score by Steve Reich, it’s a high-energy mixture of dance flavors: pirouettes and arabesques blend with “West Side Story”-style walks, ballroom-dance positions, tango-flavored slides, square dance positions, and even a taste of a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Shakes' superb 'West Side Story' is timely, touching and tear-filledI regret to tell you that "West Side Story," with its themes of bigotry and vio
Orlando Shakes' superb 'West Side Story' is timely, touching and tear-filled
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
I regret to tell you that "West Side Story," with its themes of bigotry and violence, seems as timely and relevant today as when it debuted nearly 60 years ago. Orlando Shakespeare Theater's stellar production of the enduring classic only amplifies... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Greater Bridgeport Symphony Hits The Stage For Its 71st SeasonThe Connecticut Chamber Choir and the Fairfield County Children’s Choir will jo
Greater Bridgeport Symphony Hits The Stage For Its 71st Season
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 3 days ago
The Connecticut Chamber Choir and the Fairfield County Children’s Choir will join GBS in presenting the Dance Suite from "West Side Story" and "Chichester Psalms." The season closes on April 22 with GBS Celebrates Spring, with guest conductor... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Yusuf Islam, the former Cat Stevens, invites fans aboard the Peace Train at Kennedy Centerexploded everything … I had to get a guitar.” He was also inspired by musicals
Yusuf Islam, the former Cat Stevens, invites fans aboard the Peace Train at Kennedy Center
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
exploded everything … I had to get a guitar.” He was also inspired by musicals. He played a recording of “America” from "West Side Story," and then led his three-piece band through a folky version of “Somewhere,” also from the Bernstein work, and... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Seraph Brass to perform Saturday in MarshallDebussy's "Clair de Lune" and "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2." The second half will
Seraph Brass to perform Saturday in Marshall
Marshall Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Debussy's "Clair de Lune" and "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2." The second half will include songs from "Porgy and Bess" and "West Side Story." "You'll hear a wide variety of music," Bowden said. Each of the members will also have a featured solo,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Remembering drug store, Walker's Menswear and other downtown York businessesthe street had a red-trimmed glass container for soft pretzels. What were they.
Remembering drug store, Walker's Menswear and other downtown York businesses
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
the street had a red-trimmed glass container for soft pretzels. What were they... 5 cents? At the Hiway Theatre I saw 'West Side Story' and couldn't help but dance down the street as I was leaving the show. On the down side I remember pulling... Read more
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The Mercury News
City Lights season opener ‘Other Desert Cities’ has familiar facesOkuniewicz. Despite being only 20, the Foothill College student has had scene-s
City Lights season opener ‘Other Desert Cities’ has familiar faces
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Okuniewicz. Despite being only 20, the Foothill College student has had scene-stealing roles City Lights productions of West Side Story,” “Tigers Be Still” and, most recently, as St. Jimmy in “Green Day’s American Idiot.” The show’s director is... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Coach Trumpof political behavior. They subscribe to the Officer Krupke Rule of Life, propo
Coach Trump
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 5 days ago
of political behavior. They subscribe to the Officer Krupke Rule of Life, propounded by me and named after the character in West Side Story who is mocked by gang members who spout liberal platitudes relieving them of all responsibility for being... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
The Las Vegas Tenors return to Suncoast Showroomperforming around the world for 20 years. Kennedy began his professional career
The Las Vegas Tenors return to Suncoast Showroom
Rolling Good Times / Posted 5 days ago
performing around the world for 20 years. Kennedy began his professional career in Cork, Ireland with roles as Tony in "West Side Story" and Prince Charming in "Cinderella." He returned to the states at age 21 to focus on his vocals, and made it... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Charo Santos under her lucky starsexemplar: A scene in which she leads the defeated Hollanda through a shaky but
Charo Santos under her lucky stars
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
exemplar: A scene in which she leads the defeated Hollanda through a shaky but hopeful rendition of ‘Somewhere’ from ‘West Side Story’ is an invaluable moment of pure sweetness amid the austerity.” Ben Nicholson of CineVue, who reviewed the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Familiar faces at City Lights’ season openerOkuniewicz. Despite being only 20, the Foothill College student has had scene-s
Familiar faces at City Lights’ season opener
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Okuniewicz. Despite being only 20, the Foothill College student has had scene-stealing roles City Lights productions of West Side Story,” “Tigers Be Still” and, most recently, as St. Jimmy in “Green Day’s American Idiot.” The show’s director is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Classical: Allentown Symphony presents music from Oscar filmsin the Broadway and National Touring production of "Phantom of the Opera." She
Classical: Allentown Symphony presents music from Oscar films
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
in the Broadway and National Touring production of "Phantom of the Opera." She has sung all over the world as Maria in "West Side Story," and appeared in the national and international tour of "The Fantasticks" with Robert Goulet. In the U.S.,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Cast, score standouts in Goodman's 'Wonderful Town'sunny period costumes. I detected an homage to Jerome Robbins (who created the
Cast, score standouts in Goodman's 'Wonderful Town'
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
sunny period costumes. I detected an homage to Jerome Robbins (who created the iconic choreography for Bernstein's "West Side Story") in Alex Sanchez's superb work. Jazzy and explosive, Sanchez's choreography also reflects a sense of fun.... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Bravissimo Broadway comes to Newton Sept. 26three friends getting together to make both music and merry … like a jolly part
Bravissimo Broadway comes to Newton Sept. 26
Newton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
three friends getting together to make both music and merry … like a jolly party. The program will include duets from “West Side Story,” “Phantom of the Opera,” “Sound of Music” and “Les Miserables,” and will feature solos from “Kiss Me Kate,”... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A starry, spangled season-opener at Seattle Symphonyloosened up with a selection of Broadway and popular classics, ranging from an
A starry, spangled season-opener at Seattle Symphony
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
loosened up with a selection of Broadway and popular classics, ranging from an outrageously charming “I Feel Pretty” (from “West Side Story”) to an eloquently simple “Danny Boy.” Using a microphone for the pops portion of the show, DiDonato swanned... Read more
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The Morning Call
Forty years later, morning breaks again for Yusuf/Cat Stevens at Philly's Kimmel Center"Tea for the Tillerman." Stevens' first set dealt with his influences – he san
Forty years later, morning breaks again for Yusuf/Cat Stevens at Philly's Kimmel Center
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
"Tea for the Tillerman." Stevens' first set dealt with his influences – he sang very nice versions of "Somewhere" from "West Side Story," which he made his own, and The Beatles' "Love Me Do," which he didn’t, then his early offerings “Here Comes... Read more
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Boston Globe
The movies used to be big? Some of them still are.never seen “Lawrence of Arabia” (Sept. 16) or Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” (Sept.
The movies used to be big? Some of them still are.
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
never seen “Lawrence of Arabia” (Sept. 16) or Disney’s “Sleeping Beauty” (Sept. 18) or “The Wild Bunch” (Sept. 19) or “West Side Story” (Sept. 22) or “2001: A Space Odyssey” (Sept. 23) the way they were meant to be seen? By all that is holy, go... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 16singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the lea
September 16
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang, in the film musical "West Side Story," is born in Norwood, Ohio. Chakiris won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for "West Side... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 16singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the lea
September 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang, in the film musical "West Side Story," is born in Norwood, Ohio. Chakiris won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for "West Side... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 16singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the lea
On this day: September 16
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang, in the film musical "West Side Story," is born in Norwood, Ohio. Chakiris won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for "West Side... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 16singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the lea
September 16
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang, in the film musical "West Side Story," is born in Norwood, Ohio. Chakiris won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for "West Side... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 16singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the lea
September 16
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
singer and dancer George Chakiris, best known for the role of Bernardo, the leader of the Sharks gang, in the film musical "West Side Story," is born in Norwood, Ohio. Chakiris won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for "West Side... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Controversial casting of ‘West Side Story’ sparks debateThe Des Moines Playhouse will perform West Side Story next month, but the produ
Controversial casting of ‘West Side Story’ sparks debate
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
The Des Moines Playhouse will perform West Side Story next month, but the production is drawing some attention even before the curtain goes up. West Side Story centers around two rival street gangs, the Jets are white, the Sharks are Latino. In the... Read more
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Billboard
Il Volo Covers The Three Tenors' Version of 'My Way'arias and classical pieces that are part of the repertoire, in addition to Engl
Il Volo Covers The Three Tenors' Version of 'My Way'
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
arias and classical pieces that are part of the repertoire, in addition to English language songs such as "Tonight" from West Side Story. "We used to take lessons, but not like this," Boschetto says. "For this project we had to study opera. It... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
High School Confidential: Week 1Regiment — earned third place at a competition last Saturday at Sullivan. The s
High School Confidential: Week 1
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Regiment — earned third place at a competition last Saturday at Sullivan. The show featured songs from the classic musical “West Side Story.” Rantoul Rantoul held its Hall of Fame night at its home football opener on Sept. 2. To qualify for the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 14the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awa
September 14
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 14the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awa
September 14
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 14the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awa
On this day: September 14
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 14the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awa
September 14
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 14the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awa
September 14
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
the age of 57 in Los Angeles. 2005: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," dies of heart attack at age 91 in Los Angeles. Wise was also nominated for Oscars... Read more
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Billboard
Yusuf/Cat Stevens Regales Toronto Crowd With Stories About The Beatles & More on A Cat's Attic Tourfun facts. He reminisced about being a kid in London 50 years ago, his crush o
Yusuf/Cat Stevens Regales Toronto Crowd With Stories About The Beatles & More on A Cat's Attic Tour
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
fun facts. He reminisced about being a kid in London 50 years ago, his crush on actress Natalie Wood, as audio clips from West Side Story played. “I hope you don’t mind these musical intrusions,” he said of “America” and “Somewhere,” continuing,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 1023 Hollywood films, is born. 1914: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awar
On this day: September 10
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
23 Hollywood films, is born. 1914: Filmmaker Robert Wise, who won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for "West Side Story" and "The Sound of Music," is born in Winchester, Indiana. Wise was also nominated for Oscars for Best Film... Read more
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Express and Star
In pictures: Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre celebrates reopening with A Spectacular Gala Night « Express & Starfittingly by Midlander Edward Elgar. There were also popular songs from musica
In pictures: Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre celebrates reopening with A Spectacular Gala Night « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 15 days ago
fittingly by Midlander Edward Elgar. There were also popular songs from musicals and films including Les Miserables, West Side Story, Schindler’s List and The Dambusters. The night was hosted by Rippon and featured performances from... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
West Side Story Announced For New Zealand 2017a variety of music, dance and stage shows as well as musical plays including su
West Side Story Announced For New Zealand 2017
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
a variety of music, dance and stage shows as well as musical plays including successful international productions such as West Side Story, We Will Rock You, Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show, Hairspray, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Cats,... Read more
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