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DISC DATA: Post-war musical wave

... Post-war musical wave DISC DATA Vocal Gems from Oklahoma!, Annie Get Your Gun and Carousel (World Records SH 393) Pleasant reminders of the first ever wave of post-war American musicals, sung by ...

Published: Thursday 02 April 1981
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 467 | Page: Page 11 | Tags: recording review 

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... The Songs and Stars of the Forties (EMI Retrospect EG 26 0293 1) The forties was not the best period for good songs, a point amply demonstrated on this compilation, the artists being more no ...

Published: Thursday 16 May 1985
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 465 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: recording review 

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... Stop the World 1 Want to Get Off Original Cast (That's Entertainment TER 1082) This Anthony Newley-Leslie Bricusse musical was, in its day, 1961, innovative and occasionally startling, refle ...

Published: Thursday 02 May 1985
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 478 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: recording review 

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... Alright Jack-Home Service (Spindrift SPIN 119) If you want to know where much of the real music is coming from these days, try the folk scene, which is chockfull of questing musicians who se ...

Published: Thursday 14 August 1986
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 490 | Page: Page 12 | Tags: recording review 

OPERA: Das Rheingold

... Das Rheingold ROYAL NORTHERN COLLEGE OF MUSIC AN invitation to witness a performance of Wagner's Das Rheingold by students of the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, aroused a great deal of ...

Published: Thursday 27 April 1978
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 309 | Page: Page 16 | Tags: recording review 

Opera: A captivating vocal attack

... A captivating vocal attack OPERA NORTH The Capture of Troy BERLIOZ's epic masterpiece, The Trojans, is so infrequently performed that attending a production inevitably generates mixed feelings of anti ...

Published: Thursday 23 October 1986
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 268 | Page: Page 21 | Tags: recording review 

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... Alicia Bridges (Polydor Super 2391 364) It comes as something of a sur prise to discover from the album sleeve that Alicia Bridges is white, for her style is strongly black. Even more surpri ...

Published: Thursday 26 April 1979
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 138 | Page: Page 12 | Tags: recording review 

CLUBS/LIGHT ENT: Rockers' showcase

... Rockers' showcase Rockin' on Heaven's Door, a spectacular new fifties and sixties tribute show, presented by Top Billing Management, receives a showcase performance at Lakeside Country Club, Frimley G ...

Published: Thursday 11 September 1997
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 278 | Page: Page 27 | Tags: recording review 

CLUBS/LIGHT ENT: Clubland's big Baron

... Clubland's big Baron Roger Holmes looks back over the highs and lows of Salford comedian Dave Baron's long and illustrious career Mention'The Baron' to north west clubgoers and you will be understood ...

CLUBS/LIGHT ENT: Caravans and cabaret

... Caravans and cabaret Mark Ritchie uncovers a rich source of seasonal work for entertainers as he tours the caravan parks of the north east A great source of work for the professional entertainer is pr ...

Record Review: Simplistic appeal--but original is best

... Simplistic appeal--but original is best COMPILED BY PETER HEPPLE Almost the bete noire for those of us who attend showcases and talent contests is I Will Always Love You, as sung by those who imitate ...

Published: Thursday 09 July 1998
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2926 | Page: Page 27 | Tags: recording review 

Theatre Reviews: Parallel Lines

... Parallel Lines Gerald Berkowitz The Pit In Theatre Cryptic's take on the last chapter of James Joyce's Ulysses, the role of Molly Bloom is divided among an actress (Sheelagh O'Kane), a singer (Monica ...