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  • Remembering Bernie Yvon, 50, a gloriously gifted song-and-dance man

    Remembering Bernie Yvon, 50, a gloriously gifted song-and-dance man
    Bernie Yvon was a song-and-dance man of the old school. Since he also was a disarmingly sophisticated actor — one need only have seen his Max last year in "Cabaret" or watched his younger self explore Harry Houdini in the first national tour of "Ragtime" to see that — the theater term "triple threat" also applied. The term means one who can sing, dance and act. Yvon mastered all three of those skills, and employed them night after night, in a formidable career spanning three decades of work in the Chicago theater.
  • Greed, Vengeance And Chita Rivera In 'Visit' At Williamstown

    Greed, Vengeance And Chita Rivera In 'Visit' At Williamstown
    The show: The musical "The Visit" at Williamstown Theatre Festival. What makes it special?: It's a new version of the musical written by Terrence McNally, with music by John Kander and Fred Ebb, directed by John Doyle, starring Chita Rivera and Roger...

    Summer Theater Review: 'The Visit' Starring Chita Rivera

    There's a delicious moment in the reworked musical "The Visit" when Chita Rivera, playing Claire Zachanassian, the world's richest woman, speaks of her eventful, much-widowed life and her near-death experiences that claimed several of her limbs. She...

    Jeffrey Katzenberg, Linda Ronstadt Among Presidential Medal of Arts Recipients

    Jeffrey Katzenberg, Linda Ronstadt, Bill T. Jones, Albert Maysles and John Kander are among the recipients of this year's National Medal of Arts, which President Obama will present at the White House on Monday. Also on the list of recipients were...

    Linda Ronstadt, Bill T. Jones to receive National Medal of Arts

    Linda Ronstadt, Bill T. Jones to receive National Medal of Arts
    A diverse roster of big names in the arts, literature and entertainment – including Linda Ronstadt, dancer-choreographer Bill T. Jones, author Maxine Hong Kingston, Broadway composer John Kander and L.A.-nurtured visual artist James Turrell --...