'Fame' performers arrive in Manchester, March 1983.
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On their way to Blackpool the kids from Fame arrive at Manchester Airport. From left to right: Carlo Imperato, Debbie Allen and Lori Singer. As well as a stage show, the story of a group of students at New York's High School for the Performing Arts inspired a film (1980) and a six-year-long television series.