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Barbara Cook recalled by Broadway stars

last monthNews : NY Daily News

Barbara Cook, who died in August at 89, was famous for her voice. Friends and family recalled the legend behind the silky soprano.

Scott Durkin promoted to president at Douglas Elliman

Last night Barbara Corcoran cooked Scott Durkin, the newly named president of New York City brokerage Douglas Elliman, his favorite dish -- a pot roast -- to celebrate his promotion...

Let me sing a sunny song

3 months agoArts : Parterre Box

Born on this day in 1926 singer and actress Barbara Cook.

Front Burner: An Evening With the Chefs Barbara Lynch and Mark Ladner

A demonstration next month at the De Gustibus Cooking School will focus on Boston and pasta, among other things.

Remembering Barbara Cook

Legendary singer Barbara Cook, who died in August at 89, overcame crippling mid-career alcoholism and depression. Her 2016 memoir "Then & Now" is a moving reflection on her life.

Diana, Still Our Goddess of Beauty

What is it about the month of August that finds so many celebrities dying? Just this month we've seen the passing of Glen Campbell, Barbara Cook, Dick Gregory and Jerry Lewis. Thomas Meehan, who wrote the book for the musical "Annie," died last week. Show More Summary

As Barbara Cook Lay Dying, Singers And Other Musicians Came To Her Bedside To Sing Her Home

5 months agoArts : Modern Art Notes

The list of performers who came to sing Sondheim and so much more is long, and those who couldn't be there in person sent audio and video songs as well. "In at least one moment, Ms. Cook seemed to signal that she was hearing them, according to [singer Jessica] Molaskey. 'We started singing and she […]

That Decisive Moment: A Touch of Madness: This Week’s Eight Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube

5 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

The pianist Vikingur Olafsson, the music of Alexander Hamilton's time and Barbara Cook were among the highlights.

In Barbara Cook’s Final Days, Her Friends Came to Sing at Her Bedside

5 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Vanessa Williams, Norm Lewis, and others came to sing by Ms. Cook’s bedside as she lay dying. Others sent audio and video recordings to say goodbye.

Barbara Cook, a Broadway singer who revealed the great American songbook in a new light

5 months agoArts : Culture Monster

Barbara Cook’s career can be divided into two parts: her Broadway ingénue years, in which she enchanted audiences with her glittering soprano, and her cabaret years, in which she basically reinvented the great American songbook by revealing the hard truths in lyrics and autumnal light in melodies...

Barbara Cook’s Emotional Story of Her Son’s Coming Out Is Relatable to Moms and LGBTs Everywhere

Barbara Cook’s Emotional Story of Her Son’s Coming Out Is Relatable to Moms and LGBTs Everywhere Broadway legend Barbara Cook died early Tuesday morning of respiratory failure at the age of 89 Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!

Barbara Cook, Climate Change, Club Cumming, Marwan Kenzari, Cynthia Nixon, Cougar, Adam Levine: HOT LINKS

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

RIP. Broadway legend Barbara Book dies at 89. CLIMATE CHANGE. It’s here, and its real: “The average temperature in the United States has risen rapidly and drastically since 1980, and recent decades have been the warmest of the past 1,500…...Show More Summary

Veteran Broadway star Barbara Cook dies at age 89

5 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Veteran Broadway actress Barbara Cook, known for her prolific career in musicals and cabaret and her soprano vocals, died on Tuesday from respiratory failure, her representative said. She was 89. Cook died in her Manhattan home surrounded by her family and close friends, her publicist Amanda Kaus...

Barbara Cook, Broadway Star Who Became a Cabaret Mainstay, Dies at 89

5 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Ms. Cook, a Tony Award-winning leading lady in Broadway musicals of the 1950s and ’60s, grappled with alcoholism and obesity before reinventing herself.

RIP: Barbara Cook, Broadway star and cabaret singer

From The Los Angeles Times : Barbara Cook, whose shimmering soprano made her one of Broadway’s leading ingenues and later a major cabaret and concert interpreter of popular American song, has died. She was 89. Cook died early Tuesday of respiratory failure at her home in Manhattan, surrounded by family and friends, according to publicist Amanda Kaus. […]

Barbara Cook Has Died; Broadway’s Inimitable Marian The Librarian, Cunegonde Was 89

Barbara Cook, whose performance as Marian, the lonely librarian who falls for the huckster musical instruments salesman “Professor” Harold Hill played by Robert Preston in The Music Man endeared her to generations of Broadway audiences beginning in the 1950s, died Tuesday morning in Manhattan. Show More Summary

Broadway Legend Barbara Cook, the Original Marian the Librarian, Dies at 89

Barbara Cook, a soprano who was known for originating the role of Marian Paroo (the Librarian) in The Music Man on Broadway and for her cabaret and concert performances, has died at 89.Cook started her career with a series of ingenue roles on Broadway in the 1950s and ‘60s, including ... More »

Broadway Legend Barbara Cook Dead At 89

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

"Broadway's favorite ingenue" originated roles in "The Music Man" and "Candide."

Barbara Cook Dead - Broadway Star Passes Away at 89

Barbara Cook has passed away after battling respiratory failure at the age of 89. The 89-year-old entertainer died at her home in Manhattan surrounded by family and friends on Tuesday (August 8), THR reports. She performed in many musicals on Broadway including She Loves Me, The Music Man, Candide, and performed cabarets and shows at [...]

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