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Paul Michael Glaser To Star In Fiddler On The Roof Tour

13th September 2013

Former Starsky & Hutch star Paul Michael Glaser is hitting the road for a seven-month tour of Fiddler On The Roof.The actor has put all his belongings in storage so he can join the U.K....

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Stars Pay Tribute To Bock

26th January 2011

Stage stars gathered at a theatre in New York City on Monday night (24Jan11) to pay tribute to FIDDLER ON THE ROOF composer JERRY BOCK, who died last year (10).The award-winning songwriter passed away at...

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Fascinating Fact 10214

28th October 2010

Theaters on Broadway will dim their lights on Thursday night (28Oct10) in honour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF playwright JOSEPH STEIN, who died in New York on Sunday (24Oct10) at the age of 98.

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Fiddler On The Roof Writer Dies

26th October 2010

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF playwright JOSEPH STEIN has died in New York. He was 98.Stein passed away at a medical centre in Manhattan on Sunday (24Oct10) after suffering complications from a fall. He had also...

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Fierstein Fiddles For Injured Topol

12th November 2009

Broadway icon HARVEY FIERSTEIN has stepped in to star in the musical tour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF - after actor CHAIM TOPOL bowed out due to a shoulder injury.The four-time Tony winner will play...

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Burton Defends Cohen's Singing Ability

18th December 2006

LATEST: TIM BURTON has hailed SACHA BARON COHEN's singing ability in the face of media reports suggesting his songs have been cut from the forthcoming SWEENEY TODD movie. The BORAT and ALI G creator plays...

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Equity Boss Quinn Dies At 56

25th September 2006

Actor/director PATRICK QUINN suffered a massive heart attack and died at home in Pennsylvania yesterday (24SEP06), just 10 days before taking over as the executive director of US theatre union Actors' Equity. The 56-year-old, who...

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The Things They Say 1564

7th March 2006

"I don't want STAR TREK meets f**king Russia. I want it kind of, like, authentic - like FIDDLER ON THE ROOF meets f**king PHANTOM (OF THE OPERA)." OZZY OSBOURNE has fixed plans for his RASPUTIN...

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Fascinating Fact 1168

6th March 2006

Grammy Award winner JOHN LEGEND once played "a black Russian dude" in a high school musical adaptation of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.

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Reilly Begs For Guys And Dolls Role

9th December 2004

Hollywood star JOHN C REILLY has shamelessly urged MIRAMAX movie-makers to recruit him for their big screen version of GUYS AND DOLLS. The character actor, who starred in the studio's CHICAGO and GANGS OF...

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Stefani Name-checks Designers In Song

1st December 2004

Pop babe GWEN STEFANI is such a huge fan of fashion designers JOHN GALLIANO and VIVIENNE WESTWOOD, she has name-checked them in her debut solo album. The NO DOUBT singer has taken time out...

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Stefani Inspired By Fiddler On The Roof

14th November 2004

GWEN STEFANI's new single RICH GIRL is inspired by classical musical number IF I WERE A RICH MAN from FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. DR DRE persuaded the NO DOUBT singer to cover the tune,...

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Molina Moans About Tea

2nd July 2004

SPIDER-MAN 2 star ALFRED MOLINA can't wait to get back to Britain after his run on Broadway, New York, ends because he misses decent tea and MARMITE (yeast extract spread). The thespian, who is...

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