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HERE’S SOME GOOD NEWS: A Blog Series on DeSylva, Brown, & Henderson (II)

Welcome to a new Musical Theatre Monday and the continuation of our series of posts on the musical comedy works of lyricists B.G. DeSylva and Lew Brown with composer Ray Henderson. 427 more words

Broadway

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Victor Moore, actor, comedian, writer & director (1876-1962)

J.P. McGowan, actor, director, screenwriter & producer (1880-1952)
Bert Lytell, actor (1885-1954)
Suzanne Bianchetti, actress (1889-1936)
Marjorie Main, actress (1890-1975) 32 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

Bridging Some 'S Wonderful Gershwin Gaps (V)

Welcome to a new Musical Theatre Monday and the continuation  of our six week series on the yet-to-be covered scores of George Gershwin. Although we’ve highlighted a lot of the master composer’s work in the past, the entries in this series are either really early in his career or those I initially deemed too popular and well known to be considered “forgotten.” But the time has come to give all of his brilliant work fair play, and so far we’ve highlighted  911 more words

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Bridging Some 'S Wonderful Gershwin Gaps (IV)

Welcome to a new Musical Theatre Monday and the continuation  of our six week series on the yet-to-be covered scores of George Gershwin. Although we’ve highlighted a lot of the master composer’s work in the past, the entries in this series are either really early in his career or those I initially deemed too popular and well known to be considered “forgotten.” But the time has come to give all of his brilliant work fair play, and so far we’ve highlighted  1,040 more words

Broadway

Make Way for Tomorrow, 1937, Leo McCarey

“Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother.”

Aging is a not a sexy topic for Hollywood. Coming of age stories are different. Dealing with the adversity of adulthood is different. 1,312 more words

Film