Hollywood Musicals

It was a sweet coincidence that Cary Grant and director Charles Walters endedtheir long careers with the same movie, Walk, Don’t Run (1966). Grant announcedthat the film would be his last before saying goodbye to Hollywood. However,Walters had .. more

Mar 12, 2015 9:20 PM I Hate Hollywood

Carmen Miranda, wearing a fruit bowl hat and drawn on a banana cart pulled by gold-painted oxen, arrives on a Hollywood back lot tropical scene already populated by beauties in short skirts and flaring midriffs. Her entry in The Gang's All Here .. more

Mar 19, 2011 2:00 PM I Hate Hollywood

The last time America found itself in a budget debate pitting domestic priorities against war expenditures, Richard Nixon was in the White House and David Obey was the youngest member of Congress—an antiwar liberal whose insurgent campaign ... more

Jun 25, 2010 12:00 AM News Features

Skylight Opera closes its 49th season with a production of Gilbert and Sullivan's swashbuckling musical comedy The Pirates of Penzance. This lighthearted show is one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most popular, having been performed on stages ac... more

May 22, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee