Tag Archives: Jacques d’Amboise

Marc Platt: “Always Do What You Love For As Long As You Can”

Marc Platt in 1947

Although there were seven brothers for those seven brides of the musical of 1954, only five of the men were

Matt Mattox: the Australian years – from Oklahoma! to Song of Norway

Matt Mattox, Oklahoma!, 1949, National Library of Australia, nla.pic-vn3805194

Oh What a Wonderful Mornin’ it was for Rodgers and Hammerstein when Oklahoma! opened in New York in March 1943.

MariaTallchief: “One word for her: Grand”

Maria Tallchief, Scotch Symphony, New York City Ballet,  photo © Walter Owen, courtesy NYCB Archives

The acclaimed American ballerina, Maria Tallchief, died last Thursday, April 11, 2013, in Chicago at the age of 88. Associated