| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Today is Monday, Sept. 21, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 86 degrees and a low of 64.
Headlines from the area:
- Dozens converged on Lincoln Park in Burbank Saturday for an afternoon of bending acrobatics and the words...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Brooke Adams was living proof that an actor can have a diverse, sophisticated and challenging career and not know Samuel Beckett's plays from a hole in the ground.
Now, almost 60 years after making her debut as a child actor at a Michigan theater run by...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Geoffrey Holder was a jack of all trades if ever there was one. The dancer, choreographer, actor, artist and composer, who died Sunday at the age of 84, put his surprisingly graceful 6-foot-6 frame, booming voice and flamboyant style to use on stage, TV...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Dozens converged on Lincoln Park in Burbank Saturday for an afternoon of bending acrobatics and the words of William Shakespeare.
Many crowded on blankets or sat comfortably in chairs for a live performance of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," preceded by...
| Nov 11, 2014
“Strange Magic,” a musical animated feature film inspired by William Shakespeare's “A Midsummer Night's Dream,” is coming to theaters in […]...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
William Shakespeare once asked, "What's in a name?"
Well for Stacey King, a name means everything.
The former Bulls big man-turned-TV announcer has popularized a number of monikers and phrases over the years.
When Derrick Rose was running...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:06 AM
“Saga, Vol. 1” by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
$9.99 at amazon.com
For anyone who needs some truly original sci-fi weirdness in her life. —Megan Crepeau
“The Portable Dorothy Parker&...
| Nov 21, 2014
Disney has released the first trailer for the upcoming Lucasfilm animated musical “Strange Magic,” offering a glimpse of the movie's […]...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:45 AM
A literature scholar has discovered a William Shakespeare First Folio, one of the rarest and most valuable books in the world, at a library in a small French town, the Guardian reports. The book, printed in 1623, had been in the collection of the Saint-...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:49 PM
As a young man, Kevin Plank may have been a middling football player with a big future in sportswear, but these days, he is showing the potential to be a top-ranked cheerleader. The message from the Under Armour CEO is as uplifting as the company's TV ads...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The cocky protagonist of “Doctor Faustus” may be bored silly by philosophy, medicine, law and theology (and face it, who isn’t?), but selling his immortal soul is a remedy that seems a tad extreme even by today’s jaded behavioral...