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...and took on its own character as it developed, bringing in American influences such as jazz and musical theater. Cole Porter wrote many of his songs for Broadway, for example, and also for Hollywood films."One thing that really inspires...
Whos' taming who in the musical 'Shrew'?

...described as Shakespeare meets Cole Porter at Juneau-Douglas High School...Shrew,' but it's done with Cole Porter songs," said director Shanna...Kiss Me Kate" features 18 Cole Porter songs, including, "So In Love...

McClure, Moore, Alexander sing for UAS JUNEAU - Soprano Joyce Parry Moore and singer Jason Alexander will sing Cole Porter tunes and jazz works to the accompaniment of pianist Barney McClure in a fund-raiser for the University of Alaska...
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Incredible spirit of giving

...and thoroughly enjoyable. It was clear that the audiences loved the performances and the students loved performing Cole Porter's wonderful musical numbers. I am awestruck and humbled by the dedication of the show's director, choreographer...

...celebrate the music of the 1930s. "It was a great time for lyrical melodies," the opera company said in a statement. "Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, and the Gershwins were busy writing for Broadway and the Silver Screen. Jazz and blues...
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This Day in History

...1868, Congress passed an act creating the Wyoming Territory. In 1944, Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters recorded Cole Porter's "Don't Fence Me In" in Los Angeles for Decca Records. In 1956, 51 people died when the Italian liner Andrea...
what's happening

...and 15, at the State Office Building. Free. Joyce Parry Moore, Jason Alexander and pianist Barney McClure, sing Cole Porter tunes and jazz works for the UAS Piano Campaign, 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 8, at the Egan Library. Tickets, $25...
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This Day in History

...was later acquitted by the Senate. In 1942, the Voice of America went on the air for the first time. In 1955, the Cole Porter musical "Silk Stockings" opened at the Imperial Theater on Broadway. In 1980, the U.S. hockey team defeated Finland...
This Day in History

...S. Constitution. In 1877, inventor Thomas A. Edison announced the invention of his phonograph. In 1934, the Cole Porter musical "Anything Goes," starring Ethel Merman as Reno Sweeney, opened in New York. In 1964, New York's Verrazano...
This Day in History

...first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway connecting Los Angeles and Pasadena, was officially opened. In 1948, the Cole Porter musical "Kiss Me, Kate" opened on Broadway. In 1994, a gunman walked into a pair of suburban Boston abortion clinics...


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