| Feb 25, 2015
| 1:06 PM
If "Motown the Musical" was just "Motown the Play," it would come off more like a two and a half hour Power Point presentation … with a 15-minute intermission.
But the show is a musical, one that boasts one of the most recognizable song...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 11:03 AM
"Motown the Musical," the Broadway hit coming to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts Feb. 24 through March 8, boasts one of the most recognizable song catalogs in the world.
Warren Adams is one of the choreographers of the jukebox musical,...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 2:30 AM
"LET it snow, let it snow, let it snow!" So wrote Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne in July of 1945. It's a great song, especially when it's NOT snowing!
A WHILE back, before awards season began in earnest, I wrote that 2015 might finally be Julianne Moore's...
| Jan 24, 2015
Those perky missionaries in their white shirts and black ties will return to Baltimore to spread humor, or offense, once again.
"The Book of Mormon," the irreverent musical from the creators of "South Park," broke a house record last season when it...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 11:15 AM
Whitney Houston's star power continues to be a surefire attraction as evidenced by the A-list celebrities at Tuesday's premiere of "Whitney," Lifetime's upcoming original biopic of the late singer that marks the directorial debut of actress Angela...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:12 PM
A powerful new production by London contemporary dance company DV8 Physical Theatre will be shown at Miller Symphony Hall Thursday as the first of the Allentown venue's 2015 National Theatre Live series.
"John" is a work conceived and directed by...
| Dec 13, 2014
The Hippodrome Theatre's 2015-2016 Broadway Series will include the hit musical "Kinky Boots" and an effort to eliminate a long-standing kink in the process of buying subscriptions.
Next season's lineup also offers "Motown the Musical"; "The...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to turn your body into a percussion instrument?
"Stomp," which uses everything from garbage cans to hubcaps to beat out rhythms, is coming to the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia Friday for eight shows. And at...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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Say Yes to the Dress: Since the Big Day...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Any suspicions that soul singer Jimmy Ruffin might have harbored hard feelings after his younger brother, David, snatched one of the great gigs in 1960s pop music out of his hands would have been dispelled when the siblings came together in 1970 to...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
They say families, as you age, only get together at weddings and funerals. Not true Wednesday night at the Fisher Theatre. Nobody died. Nobody said, "I do." But a whole lot of family was there.
Smokey Robinson. Stevie Wonder. Mary Wilson from the...