An American in Paris goes from Broadway to
Gwinnettdailypost.comAn American in Paris goes from Broadway to Fox TheatreGwinnettdailypost.comThe musical, which is inspired by the 1951 Academy Award-winning movie of the same name that starred Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, is set after World War II. It's in the French capital where Jerry Mulligan — an American soldier — chooses to stay to ...Review: “An American in Paris” isn't perfect, but it's carried by those amazing Gershwin tunesArtsATLTheatre Review: 'An American in Paris' at The FoxAtlanta Intownall 4 news articles »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 12:45 pm
They're young, they're in love, and they
EW.comThey're young, they're in love, and they kill people: A look back at how Bonnie and Clyde revolutionized HollywoodEW.comUnbeknownst to both Benton and Newman, Warren Beatty, then an impossibly handsome movie star on the come-up and approaching his 30th birthday, was in Paris with his actress girlfriend, Leslie Caron, to have dinner with Truffaut. Ostensibly the meeting ...and more »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 2:41 pm
London Star Ashley Day on Reclaiming His
Broadway.comLondon Star Ashley Day on Reclaiming His Dancing Roots in An American in Paris in the West EndBroadway.comI've been to the city quite a few times and know it quite well, and I also knew the [Gene Kelly-Leslie Caron] film well, so I was aware of the truth of what they portray in the show about Paris after WWII. It wasn't just kids in the street singing “I ...
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 1:51 pm
'Glass Castle' review: Unusual nomadic
Newsday'Glass Castle' review: Unusual nomadic family is dysfunctional but lovingNewsdayTHE GLASS SLIPPER (1955) — Leslie Caron got to wear the title footwear in this take on “Cinderella,” which was given all the gloss and glamour called for in an MGM musical. Elizabeth Taylor's then-husband Michael Wilding played her Prince Charming.and more »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 8:34 am
Lee Blakeley, 45, One of the Most Admired
Opera NewsLee Blakeley, 45, One of the Most Admired Opera and Theater ...Opera NewsONE OF THE MOST admired opera and theater directors of his generation, Blakeley delivered productions that were elegant, witty and richly intelligent, ...Director Lee Blakeley Passes Away Age 45Broadway Worldall 4 news articles »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 8:08 pm
‘Gigi’ & The Gershwins Plant
Broadway this week welcomed a pair of lavishly produced revivals of 1950s musicals that were processed by MGM’s Arthur Freed unit into hugely popular movie musicals, both directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Leslie Caron: An American In Paris (six Oscars in 1951, including Best Picture), and Gigi (nine Oscars in 1958, including best picture). As I say in my video review, An American In ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:08 pm
How Anne Hathaway prepared to play a fighter
"Investigating, learning, talking to pilots. She visited fighter bases," director Julie Taymor said of Hathaway's preparations for the one-woman show "Grounded."
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:36 pm
From Royal Ballet to Broadway... via the
Leanne Cope built a career in the rarefied world of Britain's Royal Ballet. So it was something of a shock when acclaimed choreographer Christopher Wheeldon asked her to sing in a shower cubicle. It was an unorthodox audition for Broadway's newest star, who made her New York theater debut Sunday night in new musical "An American in Paris" -- a recrafted, modernized version of the 1951 Oscar ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:55 pm
‘An American in Paris’ Theater Review:
Struggling painter Gene Kelly could be “supported” by art patron Nina Foch (impersonating Peggy Guggenheim), but it was just too much for Leslie Caron to be kept by her wealthy boyfriend too. Instead, Caron’s character Lise became a waif who’s indebted to the wealthy Henri Baurel for protecting her during World War II. Last week, a revival of “Gigi” opened in which an old man no longer gets to ...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:00 pm
'An American in Paris' theater
Call it déjà vu, a coincidence or odd planning, but there are now two musicals on Broadway based on Oscar-winning 1950s Technicolor MGM movie musicals that starred Leslie Caron, were directed by Vincente Minnelli and are romances set in Paris.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:48 pm
Prime Time: What was happening 50 years ago
Here’s what was going in late August 1965. No. 1 movie: “A Very Special Favor,” with Rock Hudson, Leslie Caron and Charles Boyer No. 1 song: ”I Got You Babe” by Sonny & Cher was No. 1 for three weeks in August. No. 1 book: “The Source” by ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:07 am
Alexis Georgoulis Leads Greek Cast in New
Keeley Hawes (Line of Duty, Ashes to Ashes) will play Louisa Durrell in “The Durrells”, written by acclaimed screenwriter Simon Nye and produced by Sid Gentle Films Ltd. International film star Leslie Caron (An American in Paris, Gigi) will also star ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Top 10 Gene Kelly Performances
He worked with other famous stars, including Frank Sinatra, Vera Ellen, Cyd Charisse, Leslie Caron, Barbara Streisand and Donald O’Connor. You may notice that Kelly wears street shoes in almost all of his numbers. No, he did not have taps added to his ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 2:48 am
In 2008, Rita Rudner: Live From Las Vegas was PBS’s first ever stand-up comedy special. Laguna Playhouse to Present Leslie Caron & David Engel in SIX DANCE LESSONS IN SIX WEEKS, 4/26-6/8
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 11:53 pm
Keeley Hawes to star in The Durrells for ITV
Keeley Hawes will play Louisa Durrell in ITV’s brand new six part series The Durrells. Written by screenwriter Simon Nye international film star Leslie Caron will also star in the series. The Durrells is based upon Gerald Durrell’s classic trilogy of ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 6:50 am
Resolved Question: Do I look like Leslie
I know this is a weird question because I'm a guy but this celebrity app shows I look like Leslie Caron. What do you think?
http://www.flickr.com/photos/itsmylife17/8271027169/in/photostream/ @Asia Stud you mean Lucy Liu? She also came to be my celebrity look alike. Lol
Posted on 13 December 2012 | 5:13 pm
Resolved Question: What do you think about
It's more like Kah-RONE (Leslie Caron).
Posted on 26 October 2012 | 1:38 am
Resolved Question: In the 1955 movie
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Posted on 23 December 2011 | 12:45 pm
Resolved Question: Does French actress
Posted on 12 July 2011 | 4:27 am
Resolved Question: Doe she look like an
Posted on 7 June 2011 | 7:02 am