Rosemary Clooney

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
1:30 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Maysville's own Rosemary Clooney's life is now "Tenderly," on stage at Playhouse in the Park

Many younger audiences know her from the classic movie, White Christmas. But to millions, Rosemary 

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Rosemary Clooney
12:00 am
Fri November 14, 2014

"Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical" coming soon to the Playhouse in the Park

Maysville, Kentucky’s favorite daughter, Rosemary Clooney, is the subject of a new play opening November 20 at Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park. Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical was written by local playwrights Janet Vogt and Mark Friedman, and they join Rick Pender to talk about bringing the life and music of George Clooney’s famous aunt to the stage.

**JUST ANNOUNCED: Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical has been extended through January 4, 2015.

Rosie's 85th Birthday
3:00 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Rosemary Clooney: Big Band Singer

Update: Rosemary Clooney: Big Band Singer will be re-broadcast on Saturday, August 3rd at 10pm.

This two-hour special, in honor of her 85th birthday on May 23rd, focuses on the big band career of local favorite Rosemary Clooney. Beginning with her performances with the Tony Pastor Band, the special highlights other big bands she worked with including Duke Ellington, Nelson Riddle, Woody Herman, and Count Basie. You’ll enjoy songs from Rosemary Clooney’s 1956 show, plus, interviews with some of her family and friends, including her brother Nick; friend and host of Song Travels on WVXU, Michael Feinstein;  jazz vocalist Amy London; drummer Jeff Hamilton; and Cincinnati Pops violinist Stacy Woolley. Hosted by Bill Cartwright and produced by Lee Hay.

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