Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE (born 2 October 1951), better known by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist. Nicknamed “The King of Pain” after his hit 1983 song. Sting’s lyrics are known for their downbeat yet sophisticated layers and textures. He is best known as the principal songwriter, lead singer, and bassist for the pioneering new wave rock band The Police, and for his subsequent solo career.
STAGE PORTRAIT: Sting and the Cast of Broadway’s The Last Ship
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The Best Red Carpet Fashion Looks from the Broadway Opening-Night of Sting’s The Last Ship
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Celebrity stylist George Brescia – who co-hosted Dress Up! Live: The 2014 Tony Awards Red Carpet, presented by Playbill.com and Stage17 – offers his favorite fashion choices from the stars who attended the Broadway opening night of the new Sting musical The Last Ship.
PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: The Last Ship — Broadway Showstompers
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The Last Ship, the new musical by Sting inspired by his childhood, opened on Broadway Oct. 26. Sting, Trudie Styler and Aaron Lazar were there. So was Playbill.
Nearby you will also find Sarah Vaughan, Disneyland, Winnie the Pooh, Jose Iturbi, Donald Duck, The Andrews Sisters, Ann Rutherford, Don Rickles, Annette Funicello, Regis Philbin, Buck Jones, and many others.