| 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...
| 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 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Roger Ebert was remembered Monday as a critic whose love of movies was second only to his zest for life at the New York premiere of "Life Itself."
The Pulitzer Prize-winning Ebert became famous for the long-running "At the Movies" program with Gene...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Argentine director Lisandro Alonso will be the Film Society of Lincoln Center and Jaeger-LeCoultre's 2014 Filmmaker in Residence.
A minimalist filmmaker whose narrative work has a documentary-like aesthetic, Alonso's most recent film was "Jauja" with...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:17 AM
Chicago jazz impresario Joe Segal, who has presented the music here since 1947, has won a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Fellowship, widely considered the nation’s highest jazz honor.
He joins a distinguished roster of this year&...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
NewFest, New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival, has announced a 2014 feature film lineup led by Karim AÃ¯nouz's "Futuro Beach," the opening night presentation, with the New York premiere of Bruce LaBruce's "Gerontophila" closing...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Tammy Russo always loved to travel to far-flung corners: Morocco, Bhutan, Indonesia. But after her father was diagnosed with cancer, she channeled her wanderlust to destinations they could enjoy together: Italy, Greece, Sedona, Ariz.
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Robert LaVigne, an artist and set designer whose subjects and collaborators included many of the central figures of the Beat movement, including Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and Robert Creeley, died Feb. 20 in Seattle. He was 85.
LaVigne had been in...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:31 PM
David Weiss was a world-renowned oboist who spent 30 years with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
But that's not what got him featured appearances on "The Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson and "Prairie Home Companion." In an unlikely pairing for a...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:51 AM
The jazz band at The Osceola County School for the Arts has been named a finalist in a national competition and is to perform at Lincoln Center in New York City in May. The band is one of 15 finalists -- from more than 90 bands that entered -- to win a...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Chicago chefs and restaurants continued their streak of a respectable showing at the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards. The annual awards gala, dubbed the “Oscars” of the American culinary scene, was held Monday in New York.