| Jun 1, 2011
| 1:21 PM
Thursday, June 2
Oscar Hammerstein I left Prussia for New York in 1864, where he worked sweeping the floor of a tobacco factory. He learned a thing or two about making cigars in the process, and went on to make a ton of money in cigar...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Sometimes the less familiar results in a delightful surprise.
Such was the case Saturday afternoon at the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra's salute to the music of Broadway and film composer Richard Rodgers, "My Favorite Things."
Tucked in among songs...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 5:23 PM
Boys Hope Girls Hope of Southern California is holding its 13th annual Evening of Hope on Sunday, said Executive Director Robin Sinclair.
The fundraising event, will feature a performance by 2008 Tony Award winner Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein'...
| Jun 30, 2011
Tracy Morgan nearly played the Waterbury Palace earlier this year, but the show was abruptly cancelled. But honestly, wouldn't you much rather see him this week? "Saturday Night Live" member turned movie star turned sitcom self-parody turned stand-up...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 11:36 AM
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman announced today that the NEA plans to award 928 grants totaling $77.17 million to not-for-profit organizations nationwide.
These grants support exemplary projects in arts education, dance,...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:49 PM
Compared with just about every other company in the business, Lyric Opera of Chicago continues to ride above the economic turbulence that is buffeting so many of the nation's other not-for-profit performing arts organizations. Not soaring, but riding....
| Oct 19, 2011
| 1:34 PM
One of the most reclusive legends in modern American history will make a rare appearance in Costa Mesa on Oct. 29.
Prolific Broadway composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim will speak with American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers head Michael...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 8:49 AM
Pianist Brian Ganz will return to his hometown of Columbia to once again perform at the Sundays at Three chamber music concert series this Sunday, Nov. 6, p.m., at Christ Episcopal Church, located at 6800 Oakland Mills Road.
Ganz is now based...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 5:37 PM
Countless words led to Stephen Sondheim receiving the Chicago Tribune Literary Prize for lifetime achievement Sunday, but some of the most difficult for him to write were also the simplest.
Looking relaxed on the Symphony Center stage in his olive-...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 12:10 PM
I remember this time last year when it came time to review the theater season in Connecticut. I felt pretty discouraged. Sure there was plenty of fine work but few shows really knocked my critical socks off with the kind of productions that you...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:52 PM
FOR THE RECORD:
The paintings by Brett Rubbico titled "360° of BLACK" will be on display through Dec. 31.
'How to Live Longer and Healthier'
Temple Bat Yahm sponsors a lecture by research scientist...