| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:34 AM
By Ellen Wulfhorst
NEW YORK, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Fashion followers and fans
descend upon New York this week for shows by designers - from
edgy newcomers to influential veterans - who say, despite its
faults, Fashion Week is key to sartorial success.
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
It was a theater lovefest for the ages on Feb. 3 at the Pierre Hotel in New York, where a bevy of stars pulled out all the stops to honor their friend and co-worker, modern Renaissance man Neil Patrick Harris. Harris was honored as part of the Drama...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:12 AM
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, where patrons of the New York City Ballet peer at a massive photograph on linoleum flooring featuring over 80 dancers arranged in an array of poses at the Lincoln Center. The work of French-born...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:00 AM
NEW YORK — A few years ago, playwright Christopher Durang began wondering "what if" a bunch of Anton Chekhov's characters lived in Bucks County, Penn., as he did. And what if two of the older ones lived in a nice stone farmhouse like his for not...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 6:26 PM
— Only because the Rose Theater at the Lincoln Center is five stories up and the artificial snow that fell behind NFL commissioner Roger Goodell might have muffled sound like the real thing was nobody able to hear the kicking and spinning of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:03 AM
If you ever watched Disney's 1998 romantic comedy "The Parent Trap," then you most likely saw Erin Mackey — but you would have had no way of knowing that it was her.
Such is the life of an acting and photo double.
Only the back of her head or...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:03 AM
The show: "War Horse" at Hartford's Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts
What makes it special: The arrival of the Tony Award-winning production using puppetry arts.
First impressions: In answer to the question: "Does the tour of the acclaimed show...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:21 AM
When Lyric Opera unveils its new production of Rossini's "Il Barbiere di Siviglia" ("The Barber of Seville") on Saturday night, it will mark the company debut of Rob Ashford, yet another of this season's imports from the legitimate theater, Broadway and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Latino playwright, actor on 'The Electric Company.'
Luis Avalos, 67, a Cuban American actor who had a regular role as Dr. Doolats on the 1970s public television children's series "The Electric Company" and later was active in Los Angeles'...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Justin Guarini, who in 2002 was the first runner-up on the debut season of Fox's "American Idol," will help kick off Bucks County Playhouse's 75th anniversary, as well as the world premiere of his new cabaret-style show "Lovesick" at the......
| Jan 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
When Esperanza Spalding was named best new artist at the 2011 Grammys, not even the most ardent jazz fan dared believe this would usher in a new era for a marginalized genre long left out of the major award categories.
Still, there was hope. Beyond...