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On this good day

Betty WhiteHappy 95th birthday actress Betty WhiteRead more »

A damned exasperating woman

hello dollyOn this day in 1964 Hello, Dolly! opened at the St. James Theater, to run 2,844 performances.  Read more »

He who placed me in this seat will keep me here

elizabethOn this day in 1559 the coronation of Elizabeth I of England took place.  Read more »


What it says on the tin

On this day in 1925 Alban Berg‘s Wozzeck premiered in Berlin.

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The key to longevity: keep breathing!

Born on this day in 1887 singer, comedian, actress, and radio personality Sophie Tucker.

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patsy kelly

Keep on using vibrato

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Innovators are inevitably controversial

Born on this day in 1899 actress, producer, director, translator, writer and teacher Eva Le Gallienne.

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Faster, higher, stronger

Happy 66th birthday tenor Rockwell Blake.

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Happy 60th birthday soprano/mezzo-soprano Waltraud Meier.

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Ever ever ever

Happy 80th birthday songstress and diva Dame Shirley Bassey.

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