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Newsies Is Good Old Fashioned Fun

Thursday, April 19th, 2012
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He’s a poor boy trying to do good for the downtrodden kids of New York. She’s an upscale girl, rebelling against her family, and out

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Bass-Steve Doyle; KT Sullivan

1911- It Was a Very Good Year- a Centenary Celebration

Monday, November 14th, 2011
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When KT Sullivan throws a party, it’s standing room only. Friday night, the Metropolitan Room is abuzz with friends, family, and avid devotees-many in the

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from NY Times 2

The Best of Times is Now! (Believable at Feinstein’s)

Saturday, November 5th, 2011
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Spending time with Marilyn Maye is like partying with a warm, salt-of-the-earth friend or relative visiting from the Midwest. Despite formidable talent and second-nature polish

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Baby, It Could Have Been You

Saturday, June 4th, 2011
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Baby It’s You! has so much going for it. The classic pop music sounds of the late fifties and the sixties; a truly gifted and

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Herman on Herman with a Touch of Merman

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011
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“I’m Mrs. Jerry Herman. No, not that Jerry Herman. Jerry Herman, the carpet salesman.”Peggy Herman isn’t kidding. Well, she is, but she’s also being truthful.

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Vivian Nixon-Chad Kimbell

Long Distance Information—Give Me Memphis, Tennessee

Sunday, November 1st, 2009
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The plot of Memphis is a little too familiar. Boy meets rock ‘n’ roll, boy makes rock ‘n’ roll famous…yes, it is A Star Is

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