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STAGE TUBE: On This Day, May 11 - ONCE UPON A MATTRESS Opens On Broadway

Today in 1959, Once Upon a Mattress opened at the Phoenix Theatre, where it ran for 244 performances. Once Upon a Mattress is a musical comedy with music by Mary Rodgers, lyrics by Marshall Barer and book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer. The play was written as an adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale The Princess and the Pea. Once Upon A Mattress marked the Broadway debut of later stage and TV legend Carol Burnett, who originated the role of Princess Winnifred. A...
Tags: Theatre, Carol Burnett, Broadway, Hans Christian Andersen, Phoenix Theatre, Mary Rodgers, Stage Tube, Marshall Barer, Jay Thompson Dean Fuller, Joseph Bova Allen Case Jack Gilford, Matt Mattox Jane White, Aggravain


WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW

Is Carol Burnett doing a toilet-paper skit. (Thanks to MOTW)
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VIDEO: Pass the Time with a Medley from Liza Minnelli & Carol Burnett!

Need a distraction to help pass the time Living legends Carol Burnett and Liza Minnelli are here to help Watch below as the duo sings a very special medley about time on the Carol Burnett Show [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: Theatre, Carol Burnett, Liza Minnelli, Stage Tube


Lyle Waggoner, ‘Carol Burnett Show’ and ‘Wonder Woman’ Star, Dies at 84

Lyle Waggoner, who starred on “The Carol Burnett Show” and in the 1970s “Wonder Woman” series, has died at 84. TMZ said that he died Tuesday at his home after battling an illness. Waggoner may have become best known for his roles on “The Carol Burnett Show,” where he started as the announcer in 1967 […]
Tags: News, Carol Burnett, Obituaries, Waggoner, The Carol Burnett Show, Carol Burnett Show, Lyle Waggoner


Signature Theatre's Sondheim Award Gala Honoring Carol Burnett Postponed Until June

Due to the public health crisis of COVID-19, Signature Theatre announced today that the 2020 Stephen Sondheim Award Gala will be postponed from April 6, 2020 until June 29, 2020. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Carol Burnett, Stephen Sondheim, BWW News Desk


Haunted by a Gene

Year after year for two decades, Nancy Wexler led medical teams into remote villages in Venezuela, where huge extended families lived in stilt houses on Lake Maracaibo and for generations, had suffered from a terrible hereditary disease that causes brain degeneration, disability and death.Neighbors shunned the sick, fearing they were contagious."Doctors wouldn't treat them," Wexler said. "Priests wouldn't touch them."She began to think of the villagers as her family, and started a clinic...
Tags: Science, Woody Guthrie, Los Angeles, Carol Burnett, United States, New York Times, Manhattan, National Institutes of Health, Venezuela, Columbia University, Ken Burns, Pbs, Young, Collins, Nancy, Alice


Kristin Chenoweth and Santino Fontana to Perform at Signature Theatre's Sondheim Award Gala Honoring Carol Burnett

On April 6, 2020, Carol Burnett will receive the 2020 Stephen Sondheim Award, to be presented at a black-tie Gala Benefit at the Embassy of Italy. The award, established in 2009 in honor of America's most influential musical theater writer and composer, benefits Signature's artistic, education and community programs.Kristin Chenoweth and Santino Fontana will perform in Carol Burnett's honor along with Washington's own Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nova Y. Payton and Bobby Smith. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Washington, Theatre, America, Carol Burnett, Stephen Sondheim, Italy, Kristin Chenoweth, Signature, Bobby Smith, Santino Fontana, BWW News Desk, Tracy Lynn Olivera Nova Y Payton


2020 Golden Globes Video Highlights: Ricky Gervais’ Scathing Monologue and The Best Speeches of the Night

The 77th Golden Globes were held yesterday and there were certainly some surprises among the winners during one of Hollywood’s big awards nights. There were some phenomenal speeches from special honorees like Ellen DeGeneres and Tom Hanks, as well as winners like actress Michelle Williams and Parasite director Bong Joon-ho. But perhaps the most buzzed about part of the night was a scathing monologue from host and comedian Ricky Gervais, who pointed fingers at the hypocrisy, sexism and other iss...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, Awards, Tom-Hanks, Carol Burnett, David, Harvey Weinstein, Ricky-Gervais, Philadelphia, Ellen, Quentin-Tarantino, Golden Globes, Donald Trump, Joaquin Phoenix, Ellen-DeGeneres


Ellen DeGeneres brings the sweetness as she accepts the Golden Globes’ Carol Burnett Award

Ellen DeGeneres demonstrated all of the sweet and self-deprecating humor for which she’s rightly acclaimed as she accepted the Carol Burnett Award for Achievement in Television at the Golden Globes on Sunday. The award, which debuted a year ago with Burnett as its rightful first recipient, is a counterpoint to the Cecil B. DeMille Award the Globes have handed out for years as a lifetime achievement honor for filmmakers. “It’s a prestigious award, and what I like most about it is that I knew I wa...
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Teary Kate McKinnon Says She ‘Could Never Be On TV’ Without Ellen

She pointed to Ellen DeGeneres' legacy as an LGBTQ icon while presenting her with the second annual Carol Burnett Award.
Tags: News, Carol Burnett, Ellen, Ellen Degeneres, Kate McKinnon


Teary Kate McKinnon Says She ‘Could Never Be On TV’ Without Ellen At Golden Globes

She pointed to Ellen DeGeneres' legacy as an LGBTQ icon while presenting her with the second annual Carol Burnett Award.
Tags: News, Carol Burnett, Golden Globes, Ellen Degeneres, Kate McKinnon


Golden Globes 2020 red carpet fashion: See photos of the stars’ best and worst looks

Awards season —and awards season fashion — is officially underway with the red carpet at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020. Everyone was talking about the gown Jennifer Lopez wore. Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez attend the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 05, 2020 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) Sacha Baron Cohen and Isla Fisher attend the 77th Annual Golden Globe...
Tags: Sofia Vergara, Sport, Carol Burnett, Things To Do, Soccer, Jennifer Aniston, Elton John, Jennifer Lopez, Shailene Woodley, Ricky Gervais, Gillian Anderson, Greta Gerwig, Fred Armisen, Natasha Lyonne, Glenn Close, Golden Globes


How Making It ‘Cool to Be Kind’ Earned Ellen DeGeneres HFPA’s Carol Burnett Award

She already has more than 30 Emmy Awards, a star on the Walk of Fame, a Peabody, the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Now Ellen DeGeneres is adding another trophy to her list of accomplishments: the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.’s Carol Burnett Award. The honor, which was created […]
Tags: Awards, Features, Carol Burnett, Golden Globes, Ellen Degeneres, Walk Of Fame, Hfpa, Hollywood Foreign Press Assn, Carol Burnett Award, Presidential Medal of Freedom Now


Carrie’s Top 10 Non Fiction Books of 2019

Most people know I’m passionate about reading and recommending books that are thought-provoking. Reading across many genres is a lifelong habit, but today’s post is about one of my favorite genres: non-fiction. Why read non fiction? It’s important to learn across a range of topics and to read alternating points of views to get a well rounded idea of the subject matter. This year I included history, science and technology, law, women’s studies, the human body, and biographies. One of the rea...
Tags: Travel, Books, Usa, Virginia, US, America, Carol Burnett, Culture, United States, Moon, Michelle Obama, Mars, Vietnam, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Chernobyl, Malcolm Gladwell


No, Comedian Carol Burnett is Not Dead

A routine review of content labeled satire.
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Lily Tomlin Shares How She Wants ‘Grace and Frankie’ to End

Lily Tomlin knows that all good things must come to an end. Just a couple months ago it was announced that “Grace and Frankie” will bow out after season 7 on Netflix, and last night half of the show’s double act shared how she would like the series to end, saying that she envisions herself […]
Tags: News, Norman Lear, Carol Burnett, Netflix, Grace, Lily Tomlin, Frankie, Grace and Frankie


Movie Minute: The Best of the Carol Burnett Show

THE BEST OF THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW: 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION brings together the best of the best from Carol's landmark 11-year run - 60 hand-picked episodes covering every season - into one singular and uproarious set.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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‘Frozen 2’ queen and princess Idina Menzel and Kristen Bell to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame stars

HOLLYWOOD — Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame will be unveiled Tuesday honoring Idina Menzel and Kristen Bell three days before the release of “Frozen 2,” in which they reprise their roles of Queen Elsa and Princess Anna. Josh Gad, Jackie Tohn, Michael Schur and Alan Horn are set to join Menzel and Bell in speaking at the 11:30 a.m. ceremony in front of the Pantages Theatre. Gad supplied the voice of Olaf in “Frozen” and “Frozen 2.” Tohn appeared in episodes of “Veronica Mars,” “House of Lies”...
Tags: Elsa, Celebrities, News, Nbc, New York City, Sport, Carol Burnett, Things To Do, West, Soccer, Chris Brown, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Kevin Spacey, Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Hulu


Mandatory Streamers: Pray You Survive Amazon’s The Feed

Mandatory Streamers: Pray you survive Amazon’s The Feed Welcome to Mandatory Streamers, our latest column covering the best new streaming content coming your way every week! For the week of November 18, Amazon Prime’s original sci-fi series The Feed, starring Golden Globe nominee David Thewlis and Michelle Fairley, encourages you to experience the world through someone else’s eyes with deadly consequences. Check out the best shows debuting and returning online this week as well as the latest ...
Tags: Amazon, Videos, UK, TV, Movies, Nbc, Amazon Prime, Carol Burnett, Netflix, Dolly Parton, TV News, Streaming, Jeremy, Henry Cavill, Central Valley, Spectrum


Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Follies’ will get the movie treatment

Carol Burnett in ‘Follies in Concert.’ Via YouTube Attention all theatre kids, both former and contemporary: Composer Stephen Sondheim has announced that his musical Follies will finally come to the big screen. Dominic Cooke, known for the quiet drama On Chesil Beach will take on directorial duties. Cooke directed a West End revival in 2017 which also had a return engagement earlier this year. Related: Stephen Sondheim Responds To Rumor He Has An Incredible, Fully-stocked Sex Dungeon AdBridg...
Tags: Feature, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Carol Burnett, Stephen Sondheim, West End, Ad Friendly, Sondheim, Cooke, Liza Minnelli, National Theatre of Great Britain, Chesil Beach, Follies, Dominic Cooke, Rose Garnett, Broadway Baby Losing My Mind


Singer Chris Brown is holding a yard sale today in Tarzana — and he promises low prices on ‘high-end’ items

TARZANA — Grammy award winning singer Chris Brown is holding a yard sale today — Wednesday, Nov. 6 — at his Tarzana home “featuring significantly marked-down high end designer items.” According to a flyer posted on the singer’s Twitter account, the sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at his home at 19602 Citrus Ridge Drive. “First come first served,” the announcement read. It was unclear if Brown, 30, will be home during the sale. In this handout photo provided by the Palm Beach Count...
Tags: Celebrities, News, Rihanna, California News, Sport, Carol Burnett, Soccer, Chris Brown, Kevin Spacey, Ellen Degeneres, Tampa, Malibu, Felicity Huffman, Brown, Tarzana, West Palm Beach Florida


'Goodness and humor' celebrated as 'Sesame Street' turns 50

Fifty years ago, beloved entertainer Carol Burnett appeared on the very first broadcast of a quirky TV program that featured a bunch of furry puppets.
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Nicolas Cage talks his ‘inner caveman’ and when to ‘let the tiger out’ onscreen

Nicolas Cage makes a lot of movies these days. What’s a lot? Try 30 films in the last five years as lead actor, animation voice artist or documentary narrator, so many that it gets hard to keep them all straight. So who would turn down the chance to chat with the actor who’s made our favorite Coen Brothers’ movie with “Raising Arizona”, supported Cher on her way to an Academy Award-winning performance in “Moonstruck,” and won best actor honors at the Oscars, Golden Globes, and Screen Actors Guil...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Navy, Sport, Carol Burnett, Things To Do, Soccer, Arizona, South America, Las Vegas, Vietnam, Cher, Orange County, Nick Powell, Ellen Degeneres, NICK


Nicolas Cage talks his ‘inner caveman’ and when to ‘let the tiger out’ on screen

Nicolas Cage makes a lot of movies these days. What’s a lot? Try 30 films in the last five years as lead actor, animation voice artist or documentary narrator, so many that it gets hard to keep them all straight. So who would turn down the chance to chat with the actor who’s made our favorite Coen Brothers’ movie with “Raising Arizona”, supported Cher on her way to an Academy Award-winning performance in “Moonstruck,” and won best actor honors at the Oscars, Golden Globes, and Screen Actors Guil...
Tags: Movies, Navy, Sport, Carol Burnett, Things To Do, Soccer, Arizona, South America, Las Vegas, Vietnam, Cher, Orange County, Nick Powell, Ellen Degeneres, NICK, Nicolas Cage


TV News Roundup: Carol Burnett to Reprise Her Role in ‘Mad About You’ Revival

In today’s TV news roundup, Carol Burnett will guest star on Spectrum’s “Mad About You” revival, and Hulu announces the second season premiere date for “Shrill.” CASTING Melissa George (“De Son Vivant,” “The First,” “Grey’s Anatomy”), Logan Polish (“The Astronaut Farmer,” “Margot”) and Gabriel Bateman (“Child’s Play,” “Annabelle,” “Lights Out,” “Benji”) will join Justin Theroux […]
Tags: News, Power, Carol Burnett, Justin Theroux, Hulu, Grey, Logan, Annabelle, Melissa George, Gabriel Bateman, Jeff Garlin, Shrill, Merry Happy Whatever, The Moodys


Carol Burnett Joins MAD ABOUT YOU Revival

Deadline reports that stage and screen legend Carol Burnett will reprise her role in the upcoming Spectrum Original 'Mad About You' revival. Burnett plays Theresa Semple, Jamie Helen Hunt's mom. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Carol Burnett, BURNETT, TV News Desk, Theresa Semple Jamie Helen Hunt


Carol Burnett returning to ‘Mad About You’ revival

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carol Burnett will be among the familiar faces gracing the “Mad About You” revival. Sony Pictures Television announced Monday that Burnett will reprise her Emmy-winning role as the mother of Helen Hunt’s character. “Mad About You” is returning for a limited run on the Spectrum Originals streaming service later this month. […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Ap, Carol Burnett, Nation, Sony Pictures Television, BURNETT, Helen Hunt


Golden Globes to honor TV pioneer Ellen DeGeneres

NEW YORK (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards will give its new TV special achievement trophy to someone who has been a pioneering sitcom star, a TV talk-show host and a game-show MC — Ellen DeGeneres. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association said Monday that the Carol Burnett Award — the small-screen version of the group’s […]
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Ellen DeGeneres to receive Carol Burnett Award at Golden Globe Awards

Ellen DeGeneres will receive the Carol Burnett Award this year at the Golden Globe Awards the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced Monday.
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Ellen DeGeneres to Receive Carol Burnett Award at Golden Globes

Ellen DeGeneres has been tapped to receive the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s second-ever Carol Burnett Award. The honor will be handed out at the 76th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, Jan. 5. The award, which honors TV notables, was introduced during last year’s ceremony; namesake Carol Burnett received the inaugural accolade. DeGeneres, who is set […]
Tags: News, Awards, Carol Burnett, Golden Globes, Ellen Degeneres, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, DeGeneres, Carol Burnett Award