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Gypsy is a 1959 musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Ste...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
Gypsy is a 1959 musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and a book by Arthur Laurents. Gypsy is loosely based on the 1957 memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, the famous striptease artist, and focuses on her mother, Rose, whose name has become synonymous with "the ultimate show business mother." It follows the dreams and efforts of Rose to raise two daughters to perform onstage and casts an affectionate eye on the hardships of show business life. The character of Louise is based on Lee, a
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New Name Revealed for Broadway 'Gypsy Robe' Ceremony - 13 Jul 2018
As of the July 26 opening night of the new Broadway musical Head Over Heels, the pre-show ritual will be known as the “Legacy Robe” ceremony, a name selected by AEA members in an online survey. Read: ACTORS' EQUITY'S 'GYPSY ROBE' WILL GET A ...
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Witness Gypsy the "Mother" of All Musicals at Beck Center - 10 Jul 2018
Gypsy is often regarded as "the greatest American musical" and one of Broadway's all-time triumphs. Based on the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, the musical follows an overbearing stage mother, Mama Rose, and her two daughters who travel across the ...
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Skinner Barn's 'Gypsy': Two sisters playing two sisters

Rutland Herald - 14 Jul 2018
Gypsy” – considered by many theater aficionados the greatest musical ever created — is the main production at The Skinner Barn this summer. With music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and book by Arthur Laurents, based on the memoir ...
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Theater Review: 'Gypsy,' Stowe Theatre Guild

Seven Days - 20 Jun 2018
Arthur Laurents' book is based loosely on Gypsy Rose Lee's memoir of her mother's controlling force on her career. In Stowe Theatre Guild's production, the singing takes center stage. Structurally, the musical combines the pure entertainment of ...
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A Fabulous Farce Inspired by Ancient Rome at North Coast Rep

Times of San Diego - 16 Jul 2018
And it was, famously, the first musical for which Stephen Sondheim wrote both music and lyrics (he contributed only lyrics to “West Side Story” and “Gypsy”). So, not a bad pedigree. The story, nonsensical and convoluted though it may be, features ...
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Rob Williams at Gypsy Sally's

On Tap Magazine - 16 Jul 2018
This performance was the first of a short tour that will take Williams and his musical partner, Turtle Zwadlo (accompanying on acoustic bass), through Ohio and back down through Virginia. Drawing heavily on songs from his album, An Hour Before Daylight ...
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BWW Review: Beck's "Gypsy " not everything it should or could be

Broadway World - 09 Jul 2018
"Gypsy" is a 1959 musical with music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and book by Arthur Laurents, which starred Ethel Merman on Broadway. The script is loosely based on the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee, the famous striptease artist, and focuses ...
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Meeteetse Museums has multiple weekend events

Cody Enterprise - 16 Jul 2018
Miss V, the Gypsy Cowbelle, will perform an outdoor concert at Meeteetse Museums starting at 6 p.m. Friday. Miss V will perform original songs and cowbilly favorites that relate to homesteading and the heritage of Wyoming. Teaming with the Cowbelle ...
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Review: Let Academy Theatre's 'Gypsy' entertain you - 21 Jun 2018
A big cast and talented leads skillfully blend comedy, drama and unforgettable music during the continuing Meadville production. MEADVILLE — You never can guess where life will lead you, though avid musical theater fans probably have a pretty good ...
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Theatre of Gadsden's “Gypsy” opens Friday

Gadsden Times - 12 Jul 2018
Gypsy” tells a dramatized version of the real-life Gypsy Rose Lee, a famous striptease artist known for her wit and intelligence, which she used as a gimmick in her act in the 1920s. Though Lee arguably was the star of the family, the musical puts her ...
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Review: 'Anything Goes' by Rockville Musical Theatre

DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog) - 17 Jul 2018
Paul Loebach as Lord Oakleigh was also quite funny, and he played the foppish lord to the hilt, focusing on the comedic aspects of the character and thrilling the audience with his rendition of “The Gypsy in Me.” The ensemble for this show is quite ...
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Two Weeks Left Until GYPSY Leaves Sydney

Broadway World - 26 Jun 2018
Sydney audiences have only two weeks left to see the extraordinary musical GYPSY before it leaves the Hayes Theatre Co on 7 July. Breathing new life into a beloved classic musical, audiences have been enthralled by the gritty yet thoroughly ...
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“Gypsy” brings mother-daughter relationships to stage

Stowe Today - 21 Jun 2018
Momma Rose, played by Jennifer Warwick, is a force of nature. Throughout Stowe Theatre Guild's take on the 1959 musical, “Gypsy: A Musical Fable,” the stage mother with bright lights and theater circuits in her eyes drags her two daughters, June and ...
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Showbiz spoof 'Ruthless!' blends musicals, murder

Las Vegas Review-Journal - 13 Jul 2018
Gypsy”: On the short list of Broadway's all-time greatest, this 1959 Jule Styne-Stephen Sondheim musical (inspired by the life of burlesque queen Gypsy Rose Lee) focuses on Lee's mother, the memorably monstrous Mama Rose, who's driven to make her ...

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