| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Ever since Central Floridian Davis Gaines announced during his cabaret series at The Abbey that he would be playing Javert in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's "Les Miserables," I've been wondering who would play Jean Valjean.
The Shakes announced this...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Summer tourism helped tune up Broadway ticket sales last week, as Tony Awards attention prodded demand at titles including "All the Way," "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder," "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" and "Beautiful."
As overall Rialto...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 12:30 AM
"Are you happy?" the woman asks her husband midway through Paul Mazursky's "Blume in Love" (1973), to which he replies, "I'm just not miserable." It is a flashback to earlier, relatively happier times in the busted-up marriage of the divorce lawyer...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Performer-turned-writer/director Paul Mazursky, who was Oscar-nommed five times and helmed hit movies including "Bob and Carol and Ted and Alice" and "An Unmarried Woman," died of cardiac arrest Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Ken Watanabe will follow in the considerable footsteps of Yul Brynner when he takes on the role of the King of Siam in the upcoming Broadway revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The King and I."
As previously announced, the production, from Lincoln...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Llevar el apellido O'Farrill y no beneficiarse del sobrenombre "Chico" implica una gran responsabilidad. También representa un conflicto de individualismo y una carga emocional.
Pero si alguien ha podido manejar semejante compromiso con...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Once again classical music is casting its seductive spell over the American summer festival landscape. Following is a selective guide to some of the more unusual and intriguing festival offerings. Programs and dates are subject to change and should be...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
All awards shows have similarities: The advance handicapping, the opening of the envelope, the winner's list of thank-you's (weeping is optional).
But in fact, there are other ways in which Tony shares elements with siblings Oscar and Emmy. (Oscar is the...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:59 PM
A famous Life magazine photograph from 1965 shows Malcolm X lying on the stage of a New York City ballroom moments after assassins had shot him down. One of the first people who rushed to his side was a petite Asian woman in glasses who is seen cradling...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Lee Hyla's friends, colleagues and students remember him as a supportive musical colleague and a composer with a profoundly individual voice.
The vivid extremes of expression that made his music so compelling owed as much, they said, to his experience...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Joseph Altuzarra won Womenswear Designer of the Year, Public School's Maxwell Osborne & Dao-Yi Chow took top honors as Menswear Designer of the Year and the Row's Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen took home the Accessories Designer of the Year Award at...