Tag: Bob Fosse

Episode 41: Sweet Charity Part 2 (Fossepocalypse #5.5)

Sweet Charity

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Episode 40: Sweet Charity Part 1 (Fossepocalypse #5)

Sweet Charity

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Episode 39: Damn Yankees, Part 2 (Fossepocalypse #4.5)

Damn Yankees

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Episode 38: Damn Yankees (Fossepocalypse #4)

Damn Yankees

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Episode 37: The Pajama Game, Part 2 (Fossepocalypse #3.5)

The Pajama Game

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Episode 36: The Pajama Game (Fossepocalypse #3) Part 1

The Pajama Game

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Episode 35: My Sister Eileen (Fossepocalypse #2)

My Sister Eileen

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Episode 21: White Christmas

White Christmas

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Episode 17: Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

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