NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 18: Singer Melissa Manchester and singer-songwriter/composer Rupert Holmes attend 'The Paley Center For Media Presents: The Music And Life Of Marvin Hamlisch' at Paley Center For Media on March 18, 2013 in New York City.
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'Goodnight Gracie' offers heartfelt confessions
Seven Angels Theatre will let you sit in on Mr. Burns’ heartfelt confessions in a delightful and sincere one man play by Rupert Holmes titled “Say Goodnight Gracie,” the line he always ended his routines with his partner and wife Gracie Allen. The show runs from The Middletown Press Read more »
Feb. 24 celebrity birthdays
people of the present and past were born on this date: Singer-songwriter and musical theater composer Rupert Holmes ("Escape (The Pina Colada Song)," "Curtains") is 66. Actor, writer and director Todd Field ("In the Bedroom," "Little Children") is 49. Survival from The Orange County Register Read more »
THE SCREENING ROOM: Happy Birthday, Rupert Holmes (Video)
Holmes may be best known to Broadway fans for The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Curtains, but the prolific writer is also an accomplished pop songwriter, with hits including "Escape (The Piña Colada Song)," "Answering Machine" and "Him." Playbill.com is celebrating from Playbill Read more »