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Carol Channing, Steve and Eydie and the Silk Pajamas

During my 25 years in TV Shopping, I had the opportunity to work with many celebrities. One of my favorites was Carol Channing. She had a line of fashion jewelry on and even recorded a version of “Diamonds are a Girl’s best Friend” changing the word “Diamond” to “Diamonique.” 1,165 more words

1967 Movie Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, 1967

THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, 1967
Movie Reviews

Directed by George Roy Hill
Starring: Julie Andrews, James Fox, Mary Tyler Moore, Carol Channing, John Gavin, Jack Soo, Pat Morita… 788 more words

Happily Ever After

  • Year: 1990
  • Director: John Howley
  • Starring: Irene Cara, Malcolm McDowell, Ed Asner

Sometimes you come across a sequel so bizarre, the idea of which is so beyond the realm of comprehension, that the only thing you can think to ask is what were they thinking? 2,714 more words

Counting down to the 2017 Tony Awards; remembering a very special Dolly

So, the show is nominated for 10 Tony Awards®:

Best Revival of a Musical;
Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical, David Hyde Pierce; 490 more words

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Your showtune for May 10 is

“Before the Parade Passes By” – Hello, Dolly!

Music and Lyrics: Jerry Herman

Widow and professional meddler Dolly Levi realizes she must move on with her life in this tender, rejuvenating number which closes act one of this enduring classic.   35 more words

Theatre

Musical Monday: Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 845 more words

Musical Monday

From The Magic Castle:

In the spirit of Milt Larsen, Doug, and “The Magic Castle,” please enjoy a selection of pictures highlighting some memorable moments over the last 54 years! 38 more words

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