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It's that time in our program to stop and remember the folks we lost this year. •Actors: Peggy Ahern, 95, and Jack Hanlon, 96 ("Our Gang" kids); Dimitra Arliss ("The Sting"), 79; R.G. Armstrong, 95; Luke Askew, 80; Zina Bethune, 66; Turhan Bey, 90;...
Reminisce about some of your favorite songs from the movies and TV this weekend with local performers Michael P. Cartwright and Sheri Ziccardi. The duo present a musical revue, Ten Feet Off the Ground: The Music of the Sherman Brothers, on Sat., Sep. 15...
It's time to rate the Cirques, now that I've seen "Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour," which played at the O-rena last week. What? We have to call it by that mundane name? Oh, all right, I'm gritting my teeth … Amway Center. Of the Cirque du...
Hartford CourantCalling Nanny 911. The touring company of the musical "Mary Poppins," which opened on Broadway in 2006, will open the 2012-13 Broadway series at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford. The show will play for a one and a half week run,...
24 FramesRobert B. Sherman, a songwriter who teamed with his brother Richard to write some of the best known songs for Walt Disney’s classic films, including "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" for “Mary Poppins,” has died. He was 86....
Capitol Ideas with John L. MicekGood Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. The state Senate Wednesday takes up a bill that would require residents to show valid photo identification before voting. The proposal has the backing of leaders in the Republican-controlled House and of Gov. Tom...
Change of SubjectJason Richards in the Atlantic: The musician Robert B. Sherman, who died last week at 86, penned a ton of beloved songs with his brother Richard, including the Oscar-winning soundtrack to Mary Poppins and the music from Chitty Chitty, Bang......
Orlando Theater BlogDisney has released a live cast recording of its stage hit “Mary Poppins,” this one recorded in Australia. Recorded over five performances at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne, the live cast album presents the score in its revised...
Orlando Theater BlogIn the Limelight, the young people's acting training program, is holding auditions for its spring performances on Saturday. Here are the details from In the Limelight: The auditions are for “Peter Pan,” “The Lion, the Witch and the...
Culture MonsterMary Poppins wafted into the Ahmanson Theatre on her magic umbrella Sunday evening, and even those who think theyâ€™ve outgrown her carpetbag of enchantment will have to admit that her timing is, to use one of her pet phrases, â€œpractically......
Times Staff WriterSince its 1967 release, Disney has reissued "The Jungle Book," inspired by Rudyard Kipling's stories, many times and even made a live-action, direct-to-video sequel in 1998. At last it has produced a big-screen, animated sequel, "The Jungle Book 2," a...
SPECIAL TO THE TIMESFriday February 11, 2000 Disney's new animated feature "The Tigger Movie" is a brightly colored, upbeat entertainment that will please small children, its obvious target audience. Parents and older siblings, however, may grow impatient with the...
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