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Minnesota Writers.

(Inspired by a story by Kim Ode)

I do not think the weather is conducive to fine arts

Here in Minnesota, with its ice in fits and starts. 100 more words


Happy 92nd, Judy

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.”

—Judy Garland, born on this day in 1922

Garland Hometown Celebrates 'Oz' 75th Anniversary

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — Judy Garland’s Minnesota hometown is preparing to celebrate the 75th anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz,” the film that made her a star. 121 more words


Minnesota's Garland Museum ranked one of top 'Wizard of Oz' destinations

If you want to experience the magic of the film classic “The Wizard of Oz,” the yellow brick road apparently winds through Minnesota.

The Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, has been named one of the top 10 “Wizard of Oz” destinations in the world. 217 more words

Entertainment & Arts

Frances Gumm, aka Judy Garland, in "Bubbles" (1930)

In this clip from a Warner Brothers Vitaphone Varieties short called “Bubbles,” Frances Ethel Gumm, aka Judy Garland, is seen at the age of eight, belting out “The Land of Let’s Pretend.” Young Judy is joined by her older  140 more words


Grand Rapids' Judy Garland Museum Is Still Big Draw

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (WCCO) – John Kelsch has helped put Grand Rapids on the map by celebrating the life of its biggest star – Judy Garland. 244 more words


film features: short films and rarities

Short Films and Rarities Presented by John Fricke

Film Events at the Walter Reade Theatre
Judy Garland: All Singin’, All Dancin’, All Judy!
July 29, 2011… 648 more words