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Cole Porter

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Biography

Cole Porter in the 1930's

Source: Wikipedia

Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter. Many of his songs became standards noted for their witty, urbane lyrics, and many of his scores found success on Broadway and in film.

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‘Harry Connick, Jr.: A Celebration of Cole Porter’ Review:
NY Times Theater, 2019-12-16 03:02:52
With showmanship and childlike wonder, one musical sensation revisits the era of another.

ajacksonvariety
Variety, 2019-12-13 22:37:33
Triple threat performer Harry Connick Jr. held the final Broadway opening night of the decade on Thursday with the debut of “Harry Connick Jr – A Celebration of Cole Porter.” The show’s three-week engagement at the Nederlander Theatre pays homage to a man that defined the great American songbook with ...

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Variety, 2019-12-09 21:42:55
Harry Connick Jr. is headed back to Broadway with a three-week limited engagement celebration of legendary songwriter Cole Porter. The actor and musician came up with the concept for the show and is also directing. “I love Broadway and if I had two careers one of them would be only ...

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