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The Courier Mail
Merry melodiesin ­television series including Wentworth, Winners & Losers and Neighbours, and
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
in ­television series including Wentworth, Winners & Losers and Neighbours, and has been lauded for her role of Anita in West Side Story. This will be her third return to Spirit of Christmas. “I ­absolutely adore this concert,” she says. “It’s... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'53 adults. 18 children. Tears for Grenfell's dead and guilt of those who lived'green paper hearts across the front of the Dome dais, the cathedral choir sang
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
green paper hearts across the front of the Dome dais, the cathedral choir sang a chilling rendition of Somewhere, from West Side Story. There was also hope offered by the Bishop of Kensington at the end of his address. He said his greatest... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Charm City ballet gears up to perform 'A Christmas Carol'such as Sharen Camille. A musical theater performer who played Maria more than
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
such as Sharen Camille. A musical theater performer who played Maria more than 400 times in a national Broadway tour of “West Side Story,” among many other roles in other productions, movies and television, the Lutherville resident is now married... Read more
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Daily Record
Drama duo are living out their real-life romance on the stageHouston, said: “With Top Hat, we’re returning back to where it all started for
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Houston, said: “With Top Hat, we’re returning back to where it all started for us. “We met in 2009 doing a production on West Side Story at the King’s, and started dating in 2011. It’s really special to be cast alongside one another and in such... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
December 11Tony, is born Rosita Dolores Alverío in Humacao, Puerto Rico. She is best known
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
Tony, is born Rosita Dolores Alverío in Humacao, Puerto Rico. She is best known for her Oscar-winning role in the musical "West Side Story" and for her TV role on "The Electric Company." [ + - ] 1911: Marie Curie becomes the first person to be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cat’s entertainment on the Peace Trainhis attic”, and the backing curtain drops, revealing a stage set designed to mi
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
his attic”, and the backing curtain drops, revealing a stage set designed to mimic his attic, replete with lounge chairs, a West Side Story poster, Vincent van Gogh painting and a phonograph that spins a snippet from The Beatles’ Twist and... Read more
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News.com.au
Cat’s entertainment on the Peace Trainhis attic”, and the backing curtain drops, revealing a stage set designed to mi
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
his attic”, and the backing curtain drops, revealing a stage set designed to mimic his attic, replete with lounge chairs, a West Side Story poster, Vincent van Gogh painting and a phonograph that spins a snippet from The Beatles’ Twist and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Hurricane Harvey Flooded Houston's Theater District, But It Won't Stop The Showsvenues around the city. The Houston Grand Opera never considered cancelling it
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
venues around the city. The Houston Grand Opera never considered cancelling its season, either — from La Traviata to West Side Story. The company needed a new performance space, too, so they constructed a free-standing theater inside the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Hurricane Harvey Flooded Houston's Theater District, But It Won't Stop The Showsvenues around the city. The Houston Grand Opera never considered cancelling it
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
venues around the city. The Houston Grand Opera never considered cancelling its season, either — from La Traviata to West Side Story. The company needed a new performance space, too, so they constructed a free-standing theater inside the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Weston Playhouse announces: 2018 season prepares for a new erawas one of the great floods – welcome to Weston!” Fort said. “In that season, t
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
was one of the great floods – welcome to Weston!” Fort said. “In that season, the last two shows were ‘Our Town’ and ‘West Side Story’ – which we never have done since. Doing the stage manager was Sam Lloyd Sr.” “Both Steve and I were in that... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Stanley Kramer to be honored on Palm Springs Walk of Starsceremony is open to the public and the media. Guest speakers include Academy Aw
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 7 days ago
ceremony is open to the public and the media. Guest speakers include Academy Award winning actor George Chakiris from "West Side Story." There will be a book signing of a new book coming out about Stanley Kramer titled "Producer Of... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Celtic Angels performance to feature sounds of Irelandand performed in a variety of musical theater and concert productions including
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
and performed in a variety of musical theater and concert productions including Joseph and His Technicolor Dream Coat, West Side Story, Grease, and Celtic Woman. Quintet members are Victoria Kenny, Amy Penston, Tammy Browne, Ellie Mullane, and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chita Rivera in Steppenwolf's winter LookOutand host Seth Rudetsky. The one-night-only unscripted event, promising backstag
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
and host Seth Rudetsky. The one-night-only unscripted event, promising backstage stories and songs from Rivera’s roles in “West Side Story” and “Chicago,” is slated for 6:30 p.m. Dec. 11 in the Downstairs Theater, 1650 N. Halsted St. Tickets go on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Life lessons from Chita Riverain the Broadway business and now 84 years old, ever since she shot to fame in t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
in the Broadway business and now 84 years old, ever since she shot to fame in the mid-1950s as the original Anita in “West Side Story.” You’re likely aware of at least some of what happened subsequently: “Bye Bye Birdie,” the original... Read more
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Hunts Post
Tributes paid to “outstanding” teacher who died in car crashideas and linking us with industry professionals. He was also an excellent pian
Hunts Post / Posted 9 days ago
ideas and linking us with industry professionals. He was also an excellent pianist and was playing for our production of West Side Story. Students and staff have received access to counselling and support this week. We have opened a book of... Read more
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ORF Wien
Musikverein: Eigenes Festival mit großen Namendie Wiener Philharmoniker bestritten. Den Abschluss am 7. Juni macht das RSO mi
ORF Wien / Posted 13 days ago
die Wiener Philharmoniker bestritten. Den Abschluss am 7. Juni macht das RSO mit den „Chichester Psalms“ und der Suite aus „West Side Story“. Das dritte Großprojekt des Festivals und das zweite von Franz Welser-Möst und seinem Cleveland Orchestra... Read more
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EuroNews
Rita Moreno slams Trump, rallies women entrepreneurs in Puerto RicoBettina Mercado, who is now exporting her own makeup line to the United States.
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
Bettina Mercado, who is now exporting her own makeup line to the United States. Moreno, the eternal "Anita" from the movie West Side Story, pointed out that she traveled to her village Humacao, about 60 kilometers southeast of San Juan, and was... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sun-Ray Cinema series shows movie, then musical version that grew out of itstars Divine and Ricki Lake, will be shown March 7. The musical 2007 version, w
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
stars Divine and Ricki Lake, will be shown March 7. The musical 2007 version, which stars John Travolta, Nikki Blonsky and Zac Efron, will be shown March 14. Later on, the pairings are expected to include “Rome and Juliet” and “West Side... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
CMT San Jose Takes Off the Kid Gloveslike an exhibit of local theater history than a workplace. "This kid on the en
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 15 days ago
like an exhibit of local theater history than a workplace. "This kid on the end here," Hauge says, pausing at a poster of West Side Story from 2007. "He's one of the stars in Hamilton now." The young greaser in the photo is Ryan Vasquez, a CMT... Read more
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The Mercury News
Here comes Bill Murray to croon Gershwin, read Walt Whitmansections of the evening are straight-up songs (Gershwin’s “It Ain’t Necessarily
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
sections of the evening are straight-up songs (Gershwin’s “It Ain’t Necessarily So,” a medley from Leonard Bernstein’s “West Side Story”), readings, and performances of classical pieces. Others are mashups, such as playing Henry Mancini’s “Moon... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
‘New Worlds’ align with Bill Murray and Jan VoglerMark Twain. Murray serves as the group’s affable frontman, reciting poetry and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Mark Twain. Murray serves as the group’s affable frontman, reciting poetry and belting classics like “I Feel Pretty” from “West Side Story.” Though the quartet work-shopped the live show in New York, the official American debut of “New Worlds” was... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
November 29under the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev. [ + - ] 1981: Actress Natal
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
under the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev. [ + - ] 1981: Actress Natalie Wood, the star of such movies as "West Side Story," "Rebel Without a Cause" and "Splendor in the Grass," drowns at the age of 43 while on a weekend boating... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
November 29under the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev. [ + - ] 1981: Actress Natal
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
under the last Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev. [ + - ] 1981: Actress Natalie Wood, the star of such movies as "West Side Story," "Rebel Without a Cause" and "Splendor in the Grass," drowns at the age of 43 while on a weekend boating... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh native Gillooly rockin’ Broadway in ‘School of Rock’casting. “I was a Shark,” he laughs about being cast against type as a member o
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
casting. “I was a Shark,” he laughs about being cast against type as a member of the Latino gang in a production of “West Side Story.” “I had a really great time; it was like being part of an actor's troupe, with the same local actors taking... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UK’s Acclaimed ‘Beyond the Barricade’ Returns to NZFrom the World’s Greatest Musicals in ConcertThe Phantom of the Opera | Chicago
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
From the World’s Greatest Musicals in ConcertThe Phantom of the Opera | Chicago | Evita | Hamilton | Miss Saigon | West Side Story| Mamma Mia | Jesus Christ Superstar | The Lion King with a spectacular finale from Les MisérablesThe UK’s... Read more
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BC Local News
Yellowpoint celebrates 11 years of holiday performancesup in the Comox Valley. He has performed in the Valley in numerous productions
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
up in the Comox Valley. He has performed in the Valley in numerous productions including RYT’s Anything Goes, and CYMC’s West Side Story and Fiddler on the Roof. This year’s show is fast moving and colorful with a variety of dazzling costumes.... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Yellowpoint celebrates 11 years of holiday performancesup in the Comox Valley. He has performed in the Valley in numerous productions
Comox Valley Record / Posted 19 days ago
up in the Comox Valley. He has performed in the Valley in numerous productions including RYT’s Anything Goes, and CYMC’s West Side Story and Fiddler on the Roof. This year’s show is fast moving and colorful with a variety of dazzling costumes.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Civic Theatre granted rights to perform ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ for first time in historyto TCT after about 10 years in New York, Reilly said, and previously performed
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
to TCT after about 10 years in New York, Reilly said, and previously performed in the local theater’s production of West Side Story. “His voice has always been great, but it’s so mature and so powerful and so rich — he’s a glorious Frollo,”... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Deborah London Hoffman, a dancer, choreographer and teacher who taught for more than six decades, has died9 when I started studying with her in 1948,” said Anna Marie Moylan Pintavalle,
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
9 when I started studying with her in 1948,” said Anna Marie Moylan Pintavalle, who was in the original Broadway cast of “West Side Story,” and later danced in “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” and “No Strings.” “She had a studio on Charles Street,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
West Side Story brings 1950s New York to the Alban Arena with a talented castI’m thrilled that a bit of the West End has come to the Alban Arena and a new p
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 20 days ago
I’m thrilled that a bit of the West End has come to the Alban Arena and a new production of West Side Story is about to begin. As we take our seats, the stage is set and smoke spills into the stalls. I settle into my seat and sip my hot chocolate,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australian Tenors bring Friends for Life tour to Tareesongs such as Funiculi Funicular, and popular tenor tunes from the hit music th
Manning River Times / Posted 21 days ago
songs such as Funiculi Funicular, and popular tenor tunes from the hit music theatre productions such as Somewhere from West Side Story, The Impossible Dream, Bring Him Home, This Is The Moment, and beautiful duets including, All I Ask from... Read more
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Variety
Songs For Screens: Active Child Offers Woke Spiritualism; Sonos Hosts A Deee-Lite-ful Holiday Dance Partyof families together this holiday season. What follows is some of the most joyo
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
of families together this holiday season. What follows is some of the most joyous ad dancing since the days of The Gap’s “West Side Story” spots from the early ‘00s. “It was inspired by ‘Beetlejuice’ and other cinematic moments where people are... Read more
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The Irish Times
Let me entertain youin a two-DVD set. Few fictions have been quite so astonishing as this true stor
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
in a two-DVD set. Few fictions have been quite so astonishing as this true story. “As far as music goes, I come back to West Side Story,” he laughs. “The album of the soundtrack is unbeatable even if you don’t know the film. There are comic... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Telling stories through songfor Candide was written by Leonard Bernstein, a legendary composer and conducto
Barrie Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
for Candide was written by Leonard Bernstein, a legendary composer and conductor who is also known for writing the music to West Side Story. He was one of a team of people that turned the 1759 Voltaire play into a musical in 1956. The commonality to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard BernsteinMassachusetts kicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Bost
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
Massachusetts kicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Boston Symphony renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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New York Daily News
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
New York Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard BernsteinMassachusetts kicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Bost
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
Massachusetts kicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Boston Symphony renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
WSMV Nashville / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinrenditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway an
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 29 days ago
renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other musicals. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tanglewood to host big musical tribute to Leonard Bernsteinkicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Boston Symphony re
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
kicks off June 15 and runs through Sept. 2. It will feature Boston Symphony renditions of Bernstein's wide range of compositions for orchestra, Broadway and film. Bernstein wrote the score for "West Side Story" and other mu... Read more
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Farragut Press
Hollenhead joins farragutpress staffand the farragutpress.” Hollenhead began her professional writing career as a
Farragut Press / Posted 29 days ago
and the farragutpress.” Hollenhead began her professional writing career as a stringer for farragutpress’ precursor, West Side Story, so she literally has come full circle to her new position. “We’re extremely fortunate to hire a reporter,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Star Wars composer writes Bernstein work for Bostonand regular television appearances. Bernstein, who died in 1990, remains best
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
and regular television appearances. Bernstein, who died in 1990, remains best known as a composer for the Broadway musical West Side Story but also wrote three symphonies. The New York Philharmonic on Tuesday wrapped up its own centennial festival... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Of Special Note ()veterans with the "Armed Forces Salute," "Hymn of Freedom," "Dam Busters March,
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
veterans with the "Armed Forces Salute," "Hymn of Freedom," "Dam Busters March," "The Blue and the Gray," "America" from "West Side Story" and more. The concert is free; donations will be accepted. The band is always accepting new musicians who... Read more
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