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  • Theater Review: Everything's coming up Merman at Playhouse

    Of all the since-departed celebrities who've shown up to entertain at the Laguna Playhouse recently (George Gershwin, Ella Fitzgerald), none shines brighter than the queen of Broadway herself, Miss Ethel Merman. "Ethel Merman's Broadway," a one-woman...
  • Mesa Musings: Modesty, where have you gone?

    Modesty. It's a forgotten virtue in this culture. Remember long ago when our teachers introduced us to the "Seven Heavenly Virtues" (as opposed to the "Seven Deadly Sins")? Those virtues were spelled out as: chastity, temperance, charity, diligence,...
  • "American Idol:" Lambert and the Staircase

     
    (Michael Becker, Fox) What more can be said about Adam Lambert's performance last night that hasn't already been said by 24 million viewers or by four exultant judges. It was one of the great "Idol" performances of the season.......
  • An opportunity to hear the first American song

     
    It???s nothing new for contemporary singers to dig into the depths of the American Songbook for material. But what Thomas Hampson is up to might be considered a full-blown archeological excavation by comparison. The seminal baritone, who is in recital.......
  • Box set review: Ella Fitzgerald's 'Twelve Nights in Hollywood'

     
    For a generation of listeners, the late Ella Fitzgerald exists perhaps as more of a concept than someone who was once a living human being. As the Beatles are to pop music, Fitzgerald is to jazz vocals, and the quality......
  • Orlando Cabaret Festival this weekend

     
    Mad Cow is tuning up this weekend with a great lineup for their annual Orlando Cabaret Festival. Here's the spotlight and details from this Friday's Calendar: WHAT: Crooners from across the nation convene downtown this week, so get your tickets early...
  • 'Dancing With the Stars': A good team effort

     
    We’ve reached the seventh week of competition, ballroom fans, and I’m happy to report that we’re also at the point where the excitement and dance performance levels have started to reach bedazzlingly giddy heights. All the season’s...
  • Reprise Theatre Company's 2010-11 season to feature 'They're Playing Our Song,' 'Gigi' and 'Kiss Me, Kate'

     
    For its 2010-11 season, Reprise Theatre Company will present what Artistic Director Jason Alexander calls a trio of "fun, beautiful love stories." "It's been rough going for a bunch of people for a bunch of reasons of late," he says.......
  • BMI 2010 Awards: John Fogerty, Taylor Swift, RedOne honored at annual songwriters ceremony

     
    After accepting the imposingly named BMI Icon Award on Tuesday night, rocker John Fogerty strapped on a guitar and blazed like a bullet train through a brief sampling of the even more imposing songbook that earned him the career honor......
  • Jamie Cullum: Pop meets jazz at Hard Rock Live

     
    There are only four musicians in Jamie Cullum’s touring band, but that doesn’t include all the additional personalities that the guy keeps in his head. Hoagy Carmichael. Cole Porter. Jimi Hendrix. Ray Charles. Rihanna. Louis Armstrong. Those far-...
  • Festival of Orchestras has new home, Keith Lockhart and free concert to announce

     
    For its 2010-2011 season, the Festival of Orchestras is bringing in some big names: Conductor Keith Lockhart (twice!) and Broadway stars Kelli O'Hara and Brian D'Arcy James. But the biggest star of the season might be the festival's new home: All concerts...