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'An American in Paris' musical headed to Broadway in 2015

'An American in Paris' musical headed to Broadway in 2015

NEW YORK, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- The new musical "An American in Paris" is to open on Broadway in the spring of 2015, following its world premiere in December 2014 in Paris, producers said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013.
By United Press International
Martyl Langsdorf, artist who designed Doomsday Clock, dies

Martyl Langsdorf, artist who designed Doomsday Clock, dies

CHICAGO, April 9 (UPI) -- Martyl Langsdorf, the artist who designed the Doomsday Clock for the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, has died at a Chicago-area rehabilitation facility.
Danner finds 'Nice Work' on Broadway

Danner finds 'Nice Work' on Broadway

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Actress Blythe Danner is joining the cast of the Broadway musical comedy "Nice Work if You Can Get It," producers announced Thursday.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012.
By United Press International

Rocker seeks full rights to 'Eye of Tiger'

CHICAGO, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Chicago rocker Jim Peterik says he is striking a blow for songwriters everywhere by pursuing the full rights to his 1982 hit "Eye of the Tiger."

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 26, 2011.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 26, 2008.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007.
By United Press International

Lambs Theater to close curtains for good

NEW YORK, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- New York's historic Lambs Theater is set to undergo a transformation into a five-star hotel next year after several decades as a key hangout for actors.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 26, the 269th day of 2006 with 96 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, Sept. 26, the 269th day of 2005 with 96 to follow.
By United Press International

Rod Stewart announces return to R&B

LOS ANGELES, May 19 (UPI) -- Rocker-turned-crooner Rod Stewart says he'll turn to rhythm & blues after releasing his fourth "American Songbook" album in October.

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Sept. 26, the 270th day of 2004 with 96 to follow.
By United Press International

Kitty Carlisle Hart sings for her 94th

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Former stage and screen star Kitty Carlisle Hart will celebrate her 94th birthday with a singing engagement at Feinstein's at the Regency, in New York.

Jazz phenom Jamie Cullum makes U.S. debut

NEW YORK, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- The buzz that preceded bantam-weight British jazz singer Jamie Cullum's U.S. debut at the Algonquin Hotel's legendary Oak Room was almost unprecedented for a vi
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

The Almanac

Today is Friday, Sept. 26, the 269th day of 2003 with 96 to follow.
By United Press International

Video of the Week: 'The Pianist'

LOS ANGELES, May 26 (UPI) -- Although "The Pianist" was the second biggest winner at the Academy Awards -- taking home Oscars for Best Director, Actor, and Adaptation -- Roman Polanski's Ho
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

A historically significant event took place in New York on this day in 1917. The Original Dixieland Jazz Band made its first recording.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Film of the Week: Polanski's 'The Pianist'

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Although it's one of the frontrunners in the scramble for Oscar nominations, Roman Polanski's Holocaust drama "The Pianist" is actually a movie of surprisingly
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Ramsey Lewis Trio bassist Eldee Young, who was born in 1936 (age 67); Paul Revere, leader of the 1960s pop group Paul Revere and the Raiders, in 1942 (age 61); Mike McCartney, the brother of ex-Beatle Paul who performs under the
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for January 4-10.
By United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Ferdinand Joseph Lemott, better known to the music world as Jelly Roll Morton, was born this day in 1890. By the time he was 12 years old, he was playing ragtime piano in bordellos in the Storyville section of his native New Orleans.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Case could strip Disney of Mickey

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- The Supreme Court heard argument Wednesday in case that should decide whether popular icons such as "The Wizard of Oz" and Mickey Mouse enter the public domain.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

New Supreme Court term an enigma

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Chief Justice William Rehnquist began the new term of the Supreme Court Monday with a startling slip of the tongue.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent
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