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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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Gypsy Showcases the Ultimate Stage Mother

Chicago Defender - 30 Oct 2018
If you haven't heard of “Gypsy,” let us introduce you to this musical fable written by playwright Arthur Laurents. Gypsy was considered by many to be the greatest American musical. It is loosely based and inspired by one of showbiz's unique ...
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Rocksteady and Lee at Sonoma's Hopmonk this weekend

Sonoma Index-Tribune - 16 Nov 2018
This weekend brings two strong musical acts to HopMonk Sonoma. On stage Friday night, Nov. 16, is local guitarist Dan Martin. Saturday night's show on Nov. 17 features a solo presentation by the “Georgia Gypsy” herself, Erica Sunshine Lee. Dan Martin ...
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Around Town checks out Porchlight Music Theatre's GYPSY

WGN-TV - 05 Nov 2018
At long last, one of Chicago's greatest diva's, E. Faye Butler, makes her Porchlight Music Theatre debut in the landmark musical, GYPSY. GYPSY is the heart-wrenching story of a mother who raises her daughters to assume the heights in the world of show ...
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BWW Review: GYPSY at Porchlight Music Theatre

Broadway World - 21 Oct 2018
Her voice truly sounds as if it comes from another era, and precisely the era in which GYPSY takes place. To hear Butler sing Jule Styne and Stephen Sondheim's classic numbers for this 1959 musical is to be utterly mesmerized. Butler has an entirely ...
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John Nemeth set to serve up tasty musical stew at Geneseo Riviera

The Daily News Online - 15 Nov 2018
“I grew up listening to Hungarian gypsy music. Like the blues, there's a lot of sympathy, a lot of blood, sweat and tears. I could feel it. I could feel the energy and the fight … It's as powerful a statement as music could be.” His varied experiences ...
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BWW Review: ANYTHING GOES at Arena Stage

Broadway World - 15 Nov 2018
Mistaken identities, star-crossed lovers, hypersexualized vixens; Anything Goes is a madcap musical set aboard an ocean liner that is so entertaining that no one really cares that it is also kind of confusing. Lovelorn, ladies-man Billy Crocker (Corbin ...
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This week's Best in Theater: Gypsy, Pippin and A Shayna Madel

WGN Radio - 01 Nov 2018
Chicago's treasure, E. Faye Butler creates a must-see performance as Mama Rose, and along with Daryn Whitney Harrell (Louise) and director Michael Weber, we learn why Gypsy is considered the most perfect musical ever written. Then, “Pippin” at the ...
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Quartet Will Bring Gypsy Jazz Alive - 02 Nov 2018
The Rhythm Future Quartet is an acoustic jazz ensemble with a straightforward agenda—to keep the spirit of Gypsy jazz alive and flourishing in today's musical environment. The internationally acclaimed quartet of young virtuoso musicians, named for a ...
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Want to get away? 'Anything Goes' sails into silly high seas

Washington Post - 15 Nov 2018
The Cole Porter musical comedy “Anything Goes” exists to put a daffy grin on your face, and nothing in the sturdy new Arena Stage production is better at making that happen than Corbin Bleu. When he dances, the former “High School Musical” star has ...
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How Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Red Buckets First Began - 19 Oct 2018
READ: BC/EFA's Gypsy of the Year Gets a New Name. Held for six weeks every fall and spring, this autumn's appeals began October 19 and run until December 2. On Broadway Aladdin, Anastasia, The Book of Mormon, The Lion King and Summer: The Donna Summer ...

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