“Forgotten Hollywood”- A British Tribute to Movie Musicals…

Posted on October 26, 2011 by raideoman1 | No Comments

Manny P. here…


   The Bridgewater Hall in Manchester is celebrating the Studio Era. Hooray For Hollywood takes us from the dawn of the talkies, to the birth of the movie musical, and into the 60s.

john wilson   The show features show-stopping sequences from 42nd Street, On The Town, Guys and Dolls, Hello Dolly, A Star Is Born, Gypsy, Ziegfeld Follies, Top Hat, etc. One performance will be presented by The John Wilson Orchestra, and critics are calling the event: Technicolor for the Ears. This concert will take place on Tuesday, November 29th at 7:30p.

   The Bridgewater Hall is located at Lower Mosley St., Manchester, UK. The Hall is home to three resident orchestras: the Hallé, theBBC Philharmonic, and Manchester Camerata.

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   If you are making plans on visiting the United Kingdom next month, put this on your calendar as a place to check while on vacation.

Until next time>                               “never forget”

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