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More Stars Than In the Heavens- The Story of the MGM Musical
February 21, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
THE STORY OF THE MGM MUSICAL
THE IDEAL MID-WEEK MATINEE SHOW!
Wednesday 21st February 2018 at 2.30pm
Dugdale Centre, 39 London Road, Enfield EN2 6DS
Award winning singer Robert Habermann tells the story and sings the songs from the magical MGM musicals – from its humble beginnings at the beginning of the talkies, in 1929 to their unique celebration in the 1974 compilation film “THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT!”
MGM’s first ever movie song ‘Broadway Melody’ was written by MGM’s rehearsal pianist Arthur Freed who later went on to produce some of the greatest film musicals ever made -SINGING IN THE RAIN, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, KISS ME KATE, ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, HIGH SOCIETY AND GIGI – as well as writing many famous movie songs: ‘Singing In The Rain,’ ‘Temptation’, ‘Good Morning’, ‘You Were Meant For Me’ ‘Broadway Rhythm’.
Robert Habermann also tells stories of the stars who appeared in these films; JUDY GARLAND, (Wizard Of OZ), GENE KELLY (Singing In the Rain), FRED ASTAIRE (Easter Parade) FRANK SINATRA (HIGH SOCIETY) and many more known to lovers of the MGM film musical.
This is its own unique glittering story of the studio that had ‘MORE STARS THAN IN THE HEAVENS’
‘MORE STARS THAN IN THE HEAVENS’ contains over forty of MGM’s iconic songs including: Over The Rainbow, The Trolley Song, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. There’s No Business Like Show Business, Stranger in Paradise, Just In Time, Hi Lili Hi Lo, That’s Entertainment and many more.
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