| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Be prepared to fall in love all over again with “The Wizard of Oz.”
That’s how good the refurbished-from-the-1939-movie musical comedy is. It’s now in a dazzling run through Jan. 19 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts....
| Jan 8, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When Megan Mullally, of “Will and Grace” fame, takes the stage at Fort Lauderdale’s Parker Playhouse Thursday, Jan. 16, she’ll not only be showing her cabaret singer side and Broadway chops, but also kicking off the WinterStage...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:51 AM
Toward the end of a warm and adventurous set by Lyle Lovett’s acoustic band on Huizenga Plaza Sunday night, as his longtime cellist John Hagen offered poignant encouragement to the strings during a solo, a dog barked.
The crowd laughed, and Lovett...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:24 PM
You want to love “Ghost the Musical,” you really do.
Try as you might, you can’t do it. Oh, you’ll get a "like" to come out of you every now and then, especially when something from the stage musical now at Broward Center for the...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 1:20 PM
The shows to be presented by Orlando's new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in its debut season haven't been announced — but the person in charge of choosing them has resigned.
Judy Joseph, vice president of programming and...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Contestants from NBC's hit singing competition "The Voice" will hit the road this summer for a 31-city North American tour.
The tour, headlined by season five winner Tessanne Chin, will kick off June 21 at San Antonio's Majestic Theatre and includes...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:23 AM
"American Idiot": The stage musical spun around Green Day’s ambitious 2004 album is now on a road tour, and will deliver the Berkeley trio’s angsty punk anthems starting Tuesday night at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. All the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:20 PM
The Green Day musical “American Idiot” has more of a sensibility than an actual plot.
Seriously, you could text all the dialogue in a few minutes and still have enough juice in your phone to download the Broadway cast recording, which I...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:37 PM
“Don't wanna be an American idiot.
Don't want a nation under the new mania.”
—”American Idiot” lyrics
I grew up on the angst-fueled music of...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Monday night the Carbonell Awards were given out at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts and it was a good night for Broward's Island City Stage.
The company, just short of being two years old, won an award for "The Timekeepers" in each of the six...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
“Giselle” is tricky to pull off.
You need a large and impeccably trained corps de ballet for the two-act ballet. That may require hiring 16 to 20 dancers, all well-versed in the romantic style.
Toward that end, two local dance companies...