| Jan 3, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The Chicago area's own Michelle Williams has joined the national tour of "Fela!" that's coming to town Feb. 19-23.
Williams, the Grammy winner and former Destiny’s Child, will play Sandra Isadore, show producers Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter,...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Two and a half years after she entered the music world with the boisterous (and still excellent) "Whip My Hair," Willow Smith has released her latest single -- only now the showbiz scion appears to be hanging her head.
In "Sugar and Spice," which...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:23 AM
"Fela!," the Broadway musical about the Nigerian Afrobeat icon Fela Kuti, is returning to Chicago for a week in February. Yet more surprisingly, the Arie Crown Theater, which has been on ice of late, once again has a Broadway-style show within the...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:05 AM
NEW YORK -- Narciso Rodriguez is one of the quiet giants of New York Fashion Week, showing collections that are unfailingly innovative in tailoring and cut. And this season he outdid himself. It's almost as if he took everything out there in the fashion...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:09 PM
NEW YORK -- Bright lights, fast city. Those were the watch words for Michael Kors’ fall 2013 collection, presented Wednesday during New York Fashion Week.
The inspiration: Urban athleticism meets uptown polish, according to the show notes. An...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 2:41 PM
NEW YORK -- Jessica Chastain was in the house Thursday afternoon to see the Calvin Klein fall 2013 runway show at New York Fashion Week. Which was fitting, because the collection seemed to be designed for take-charge women, such as Chastain’s CIA...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Actress and Baltimore native Jada Pinkett Smith took to Facebook to condemn the media for "bullying" Justin Bieber and other young artists.
In something of a treatise under the headline, "Are we bullying our young artists?" Pinkett Smith took the...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 10:31 AM
All you saw was Michelle Williams popping up onstage at the Super Bowl for the Destiny’s Child reunion.
What you didn't know was that behind the scenes, she was pulling double duty. On the nights leading up to the game, she was rehearsing with her...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Los productores Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, Will & Jada Pinkett Smith y Ruth & Stephen Hendel están felices de anunciar que la artista ganadora del Grammy y ex integrante de Destiny’s Child, Michelle Williams, participará en el tour nacional...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:06 AM
The folks at CityChurch in Fort Lauderdale call “King of Kings Live” a “creative and transcendent night you’ll never forget,” and they just may be right.
An Easter season offering on Friday and Saturday at Cinema Paradiso...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 5:54 PM
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- About 230 people attended a $1,000 a plate fundraiser Friday that featured first lady Michelle Obama at the La Jolla home of Qualcomm co-founder Irwin Jacobs and his wife, Joan.
The event raised money for President Barack Obama's...