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2/2        Movie Scores That Should Have Won An Oscar Although they did not win the coveted award, Edmund Stone, host and producer of The Score, believes these past nominees really were the Best Scores.  We’ll hear music from films including To Kill A Mockingbird, Gladiator, Apollo 13, Saving Private Ryan, Gladiator, WALL-E, and Once Upon a Time in the West

2/3       Culture Clashes  Program includes Zorba the Greek, The Terminal, Starman, Local Hero, My Fair Lady, City Slickers, and Lost in Translation

2/10      We celebrate Valentine’s Day with Love, Hollywood Style. We will include moments and music from Casablanca, Love Actually, The Princess Bride, La La Land, Pride & Prejudice and more.

2/17      We enjoy previous Oscar winners for Best Score, one for each decade. Please join me for Oscar's Finest as we reminisce about E.T., The Godfather, The Artist and more.

An Oscar Party on Stage Notes, 2/25/17 at 12 noon

Feb 23, 2017

It's an Oscar party on Stage Notes!

Join host Robert Hammond as he showcases all the songs that are nominated for best original song. The nominees  are:

"Audition (The Fools Who Dream)" from La La Land - Music by Justin Hurwitz; Lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

Oscar Awards Live Stream ® Annual Film Academy Awards

From the first Oscar statuette in 1934 to the present day, host Lynne Warfel presents a musical history of Oscar-winning scores through the decades.  Part 1 features the 1930s through 1950s; Part 2 covers the 1960s through 1980s; Part 3 features scores from the 1990s to today.  Host Lynne Warfel is well-suited to hosting this program, as she is a trained actor and has been a member of the Actor’s Equity and Screen Actors’ Guild for more than 35 years.

Greatest Films

2/4       Sword and Sandal Movies - Ben-Hur, Spartacus, Gladiator, Hercules, Conan the Barbarian, Clash of the Titans, The Ten Commandments, Cleopatra, 300, Troy, Jason and the Argonauts, and Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

2/11      Love-Hate Relationships - The Taming of the Shrew, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Wuthering Heights, Only You, When Harry Met Sally, Pride and Prejudice, Lost in Tuscany, The Painted Veil, and Dark Shadows

2/18      2017 Academy Awards – movies to be determined (nominations announced January 24)