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Calling all Canines! New Australian Doris Day musical starring Melinda Schneider is casting local dogs for its Melbourne show!

Calling all Canines! New Australian Doris Day musical starring Melinda Schneider is casting local dogs for its Melbourne show!

August 8, 2011 No Comments

Melinda Schneider is following the chart success of her 2010 album ‘Melinda does Doris‘ with her new show ‘Doris Day – So Much More Than The Girl Next Door’. The show is a heart-felt homage, co-written by Schneider with musical theatre scribe, David Mitchell (Dusty, Shout!). It opened with great success in Adelaide this June and will commence […]

2011 UK and USA dates announced for the acclaimed British musical production ‘A Sentimental Journey: The Story Of Doris Day’

2011 UK and USA dates announced for the acclaimed British musical production ‘A Sentimental Journey: The Story Of Doris Day’

August 5, 2011 3 Comments

The acclaimed British musical production ‘A Sentimental Journey: The Story Of Doris Day’  has announced new dates which includes the El Portal Theatre in California (USA). The show – part stage drama & musical extravaganza – is written by Adam Rolston and directed by Emmy Award-winning Alvin Rakoff . It brings to life the ‘on […]

The Warner Bros. Years

June 4, 2010 No Comments

Top hat, tails and icons of the silver screen have always stirred my imagination. Astaire, with or without Ginger, used the outfit as the perfect extension of his screen persona, whilst no one donned it as glamorously or perversely as the ambivalent Marlene Dietrich in her movies. Then there was Doris Day!… The up-and-coming Warner […]

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Acclaimed author Hotchner working on ‘Doris Day’ Broadway musical

Acclaimed author Hotchner working on ‘Doris Day’ Broadway musical

May 29, 2010 1 Comment

Aaron Edward (Hotch) Hotchner, the man behind Doris Day’s ONLY official biography “Her Own Story” (published in 1975/6) revealed in an interview this week with The New York Times how he is picking up his pen to work on a new Broadway musical about the life of darling Doris. “….I’m working on a musical about […]

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Annie Get Your Gun with Robert Goulet (album)

Annie Get Your Gun with Robert Goulet (album)

February 11, 1963 No Comments

US Release Date: 11 February 1963 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Colonel Buffalo Bill (Leonard Stokes) (Irving Berlin) I’m A Bad, Bad Man (Robert Goulet) (Irving Berlin) Doin’ What Comes Naturally (Doris Day) (Irving Berlin) The Girl That I Marry (Robert Goulet) (Irving Berlin) You Can’t Get A Man with A Gun (Doris Day) […]

Billy Rose’s Jumbo (film)

Billy Rose’s Jumbo (film)

December 6, 1962 1 Comment

US Release Date: 06 December 1962 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Doris Day — Kitty Wonder Stephen Boyd — Sam Rawlins Jimmy Durante — Pop Wonder Martha Raye — Lulu Dean Jagger — John Noble This Rogers and Hart musical revolves around a debt-ridden circus and the struggle to save it. The popularity of […]

Billy Rose’s Jumbo: Original Soundtrack Recording (album)

Billy Rose’s Jumbo: Original Soundtrack Recording (album)

November 12, 1962 No Comments

US Release Date: 12 November 1962 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] The Circus is on Parade (Doris Day, Jimmy Durante & Martha Raye) (Lorenz Hart/Richard Rodgers) Over and Over Again (Doris Day) (Lorenz Hart/Richard Rodgers) Why Can’t I? (Doris Day & Martha Raye) (Lorenz Hart/Richard Rodgers) Listen This Can’t Be Love (Doris Day) (Lorenz […]

Show Time (album)

Show Time (album)

July 11, 1960 1 Comment

US Release Date: 11 July 1960 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Show Time [Part One] (Joe Lubin) I Got the Sun in the Morning [1960 remake] [from the musical Annie Get Your Gun] (Irving Berlin) Ohio [from the musical Wonderful Town] (Betty Comden/Adolph Green/Leonard Bernstein) I Love Paris [from the musical Can Can] (Cole […]

Hooray For Hollywood (double album)

Hooray For Hollywood (double album)

October 20, 1958 1 Comment

US Release Date: 20 October 1958 (Double LP) US Release Date: 19 January 1959 (Volume 1 & 2) [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Volume One Hooray for Hollywood [from the film Hollywood Hotel] (Johnny Mercer/Richard Whiting) Cheek to Cheek [from the film Top Hat] (Irving Berlin) It’s Easy to Remember [from the film Mississippi] […]

The Pajama Game (film)

The Pajama Game (film)

August 29, 1957 No Comments

US Release Date: 29 August 1957 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Doris Day — Katie ‘Babe’ Williams, Grievance Committee John Raitt — Sid Sorokin, Sleep Tite Superintendent Carol Haney — Gladys Hotchkiss, Hasler’s Secretary Eddie Foy Jr. — Vernon Hines, Sleep Tite Vice President Reta Shaw — Mabel, Sorokin’s Secretary Barbara Nichols — Poopsie […]

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A DAY-lightful new Doris Day CD of her RARE 1950s radio show duets

  On general sale now is, ‘Day Time on the Radio – Lost Radio Duets from the Doris Day...

Join in on Doris Day’s 93rd Birthday Celebrations!!

Doris Day’s 93rd birthday will soon be here! And darling Doris wants to see you with your beloved pets!...

Doris Day’s beloved animal charity launch new Christmas tree ornament!

Doris Day Animal Foundation (DDAF) have just launched their 2016 Christmas tree ornament which features one of Doris’ favourite...