| Jun 6, 2015
| 10:00 PM
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...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:35 AM
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...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:41 AM
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...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:30 PM
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,...
| Oct 3, 2014
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...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 1:00 PM
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,...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:58 PM
"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:...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:09 PM
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...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:33 AM
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...
| Nov 5, 2013
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......
| Oct 3, 2013
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’...