Category Archives: Music – Theater

Be not afraid of greatness:some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them. – From Act II, Scene V of “Twelfth Night”  by William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Rub a dub dub

Three men in a tubRub a dub dub,
Three men in a tub;
And who do you think they be?
The butcher, the baker,
The candlestick-maker;
Turn 'em out, knaves all three!

Rub-a-dub-dub,
Three men in a tub,
And how do you think they got there?
The butcher, the baker,
The candlestick-maker,
They all jumped out of a rotten potato,
'Twas enough to make a man stare.

Three little kittens

Mother Goose Nursery Rhyme

Three little kittens Three little kittens,
They lost their mittens,
And they began to cry,
Oh, mother dear,
We sadly fear
Our mittens we have lost.
What! Lost your mittens,
You naughty kittens!
Then you shall have no pie.
Mee-ow, mee-ow, mee-ow, mee-ow.
You shall have no pie.

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Little Bunny Foo Foo

Written By: Unknown
Copyright Unknown

Little Bunny Foo Foo,
Hopping through the forest
Scooping up the field mice
And boppin' 'em on the head

Down came the good fairy and she said

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This Old Man

This old man, he played one
He played knick-knack on his thumb
With a knick-knack, paddy-wack, give the dog a bone
This old man came rolling home

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Here, there and everywhere

The Beatles

The Beatles

Song: Here, There And Everywhere

Composer: Lennon and McCartney

Artist: The Beatles

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Bewitched, bothered and bewildered

Bewitched, bothered and bewildered

Songfacts: 

This is from the hit 1940 Broadway stage show Pal Joey, starring Gene Kelly (a big break for him), June Havoc (who was immortalized as "Baby June" in "Gypsy") and Van Johnson. "Bewitched" was introduced by star Vivienne Segal. It was written by the team of Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers, better known as Rogers and Hart. When Hart died, Rodgers wrote with Oscar Hammerstein such shows as South Pacific, The King and I, and Sound of Music. (thanks, Janna – Los Angeles, CA)

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Trio of girls, in The Mikado, act 1 (1885)

Three little maids from school are we,
Pert as a school-girl well can be,
Filled to the brim with girlish glee,
Three little maids from school!
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William Shakespeare

To me, fair friend, you never can be old,

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The Mikado

QUOTATION:

Three little maids from school are we,

Pert as a school-girl well can be,

Filled to the brim with girlish glee,

Three little maids from school!

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