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Coming from away

Tonight we honor what was lost, but we also commemorate what we found.

                                    –Come from Away, April 2017

After watching in horror as the twin towers burned, after doing my best to reassure anxious students when I wasn’t feeling so calm myself, I found the nearest computer and e-mailed my friend Angela in New York City. 701 more words

"You Can Bet He's Doing it For Some Gal"

In addition to Gilbert and Sullivan, I grew up listening to Broadway musicals popular in the 40’s and 50’s. The records played over and over in our house, and I learned the words by heart. 272 more words

Sunday Bonus!

As you know, there are no A to Z posts on Sunday. But I’m on a roll – and I do hope you’ve been enjoying the posts so far. 159 more words

Broadway

Still Rolling Along

What do you do after you’ve achieved your life’s dream at age 20?

“Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened,” a wonderful documentary available on Netflix, asks and answers this question, among many other classic queries. 803 more words

Broadway Musicals

A to Z - Never on Sunday (?) 🎶🎶


There’s no posting on Sunday for the April A to Z Blog Challenge, but gee, I had all this momentum and views for yesterday’s ‘A’ post. 25 more words

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A to Z Musicals ~ ♬ "A" is for AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'

‘A Musical Bow to Fats Waller’

After three months in a Manhattan cabaret, Ain’t Misbehavin’ opened on Broadway in May 1978 and ran for nearly four years and 1,604 performances. 82 more words

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What I'm researching this week March 27

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I have the privilege of playing with the Lehigh philharmonic orchestra. It’s a great group of dedicated students; many who are not music majors, but quite passionate about playing classical music. 430 more words

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