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  • Performance Artist Taylor Mac To Unveil '90s' Decade Show At Arts & Ideas

    Performance Artist Taylor Mac To Unveil '90s' Decade Show At Arts & Ideas
    Looking at American history with "outsider" perspectives is a trending topic. There's Larry Kramer's epic gay-themed novel, "The American People, Vol 1." And Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical about a founding immigrant father, "Hamilton," is the hottest ticket...
  • Stephen Colbert sells off his props, including Michael Stipe

    Stephen Colbert sells off his props, including Michael Stipe
    With one more episode of "The Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert has been busy cleaning out the studio. On Wednesday's show, Colbert aired a segment taped at a yard sale he hosted in the lobby of the Manhattan studio where he does the show. Every gag prop...
  • Final 'Colbert Report': Colbert confers self immortality, sings 'We'll Meet Again'

    Final 'Colbert Report': Colbert confers self immortality, sings 'We'll Meet Again'
    So, apparently, there might be more of “Stephen Colbert,” the fictional wing-nut talk show host portrayed so winningly by Stephen Colbert during nine-plus years of “The Colbert Report” on Comedy Central. What else are we to make of...
  • 'The Colbert Report' finale: Some joking, some singing, some Alex Trebek

    'The Colbert Report' finale: Some joking, some singing, some Alex Trebek
    To celebrate the end, he first turned his show over to the president, then went head to head with a dragon. He sold nine years of tchotchkes at a yard sale, then raffled off his desk and fireplace for charity. And for his final show, he murdered death,...
  • Review: 'Andy Kaufman' by Bob Zmuda and Lynne Margulies

    If we are to believe Bob Zmuda, and why not, since to believe him makes for more fun than not, then the comic Andy Kaufman did not die of cancer at the age of 35 at 6:20 p.m. on May 16, 1984, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. If we are to...
  • Opening Ceremony possibility: A store in every big city

    Opening Ceremony possibility: A store in every big city
    If there is one store that has shaped fashion retail in the 21st century, it's Opening Ceremony. Founded by California natives Carol Lim and Humberto Leon in New York's SoHo in 2002, Opening Ceremony was conceived as a shopping version of the Olympics,...
  • TV Picks: 'Enlisted,' 'Rock and Roll Hall of Fame,' 'Halt and Catch Fire'

    TV Picks: 'Enlisted,' 'Rock and Roll Hall of Fame,' 'Halt and Catch Fire'
    "Enlisted" (Fox, Sundays). Kevin Biegel's sweet, old-school stateside service comedy, though already canceled, is not quite dead quite yet. Like a spirit suspended between two worlds, it returns to the air this week to conclude its unfinished business:...
  • 'Wild World' of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony

    'Wild World' of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony
    BROOKLYN, N.Y.— The man formerly known as Cat Stevens quietly walked on stage at the Barclays Center arena to be honored at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2014 induction ceremony. Now known as Yusuf, the singer-songwriter of 1970s folk-rock hits...
  • This weekend: 'Halt and Catch Fire,' Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    This weekend: 'Halt and Catch Fire,' Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
    The weekend brings the arrival of a promising drama, which is good news. What "Mad Men" did for advertising and the 1960s, "Halt and Catch Fire" tries to do for personal computers and the 1980s. The fictional AMC drama largely succeeds in its debut at...
  • Disaster relief concert film will put area man on the big screen

     
    A new documentary about a huge concert that raised money for disaster relief will put a Lehigh Valley area man on the big screen this month. “12-12-12,” a film that documents the Dec. 12, 2012, concert in Madison Square Garden......
  • Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week

     
    Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. BRIAN WILSON AND JEFF BECK The pairing of guitarist-extraordinaire Jeff Beck and Beach Boys musical-mastermind Brian Wilson might seem incongruous. Jeff Beck, left, and Brian Wilson After all, Beck’...