| Apr 17, 2014
| 10:33 AM
There’s plenty of newness locally when it comes to theater and the performing arts.
Where in other cities throughout the country the scene is shrinking, here stages are expanding.
Here are three new spaces and a new amateur theater troupe...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The story of “Ghost the Musical” came from “Ghost” the film, a mega-hit in 1990 for Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore and Whoopi Goldberg.
Transferring that movie magic to the musical stage was the work of a creative team. including:...
| 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...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 12:29 PM
More than anything, the creative team behind the Broadway musical “American Idiot” wanted to take care of Green Day’s baby.
The road tour of the musical, formed primarily from the punk band’s 2004 concept album of the same name...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Andrea Ocampo Haley is a model and actress, a former Miami Dolphins cheerleader and an arena host for the Florida Panthers, who flipped that fame into a role as entertainment reporter for CNN En Espaņol. It goes without saying that the Delray Beach...