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The Broadway musical version of the 1980 movie 9 to 5 is expected to close around Labor Day, several theater sources told the New York Post. The show featured a Tony Award-nominated score by the movie's leading lady, Dolly Parton. The stage musical stars Allison Janney, Stephanie J.
Dolly Parton, Elton John, Liza Minnelli, Stockard Channing and Poison have agreed to perform at Sunday's Tony Awards show in New York, CBS said. Parton, will sing along with the cast of 9 to 5: The Musical; John with the cast of Billy Elliot: The Musical, and Minnelli, Channing and Poison along with the cast of Rock of Ages.
The stars of the 1980 hit movie 9 to 5 appeared in New York to attend the premiere of a new Broadway musical based on the film, observers said. It was big night for country star Dolly Parton, who starred in the movie and wrote its music, which is also featured in the new live musical that premiered Thursday, the British tabloid The Daily Mail reported.
Singer Paul Anka will headline Methodist Hospital Foundation's annual Crystal Ball gala. It will be held Saturday, Oct. 11, at Pasadena Center's East Pavilion. This year's event is co-chaired by Methodist Hospital Foundation Board Members Angela Y.
By Michael Paoletta NEW YORK (Billboard) - On the eve of her 60th birthday, Dolly Parton has the verve, sass and energy of someone 35 years her junior.
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