| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Robin Williams' emotional Oscars speech recalls an actor at the top of his game.
The comedian, who was found dead Monday after an apparent suicide by hanging, won the 1998 Academy Award for supporting actor for his role as mourning psychology teacher...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:35 AM
The box-office success of "Aladdin" in New York has had Broadway watchers wondering where the Disney musical will pop up next on the international map.
On Monday, Disney announced that "Aladdin" will open in Tokyo in May 2015 in what will be the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:45 AM
For the second year in a row, Disney's "The Lion King" has emerged as Broadway's undisputed monarch, beating out perennial rival "Wicked" for the No. 1 box-office spot for 2014.
Disney Theatrical also saw success with "Aladdin," which opened in March...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:00 AM
For four years, the little girl lay in an unmarked grave beneath the low hum of high-voltage lines — a buzzing lullaby.
No one walking on the browning grass next to the drainage ditch would have known about the toddler buried beneath their feet....
| Oct 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
After hitting the ice with "Frozen," Walt Disney Animation Studios is taking to the high seas with "Moana," an animated comedy adventure that will sail into theaters in late 2016.
The film, directed by Ron Clements and John Musker ("The Little Mermaid,"...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:47 PM
The parking lots around Griswold High School were a beehive of activity after school Oct. 17, as clusters of students scurried around the trailers bearing their class floats for the annual homecoming parade. Basking in the brilliant autumn sunshine- and...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Mickey Mouse and his band of friends, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy, will be performing in a mega music mash-up when Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival comes to the XL Center in Hartford for three shows on Saturday, Nov. 15.
Popular songs from...
| Nov 30, 2014
You're a theater-lover from Connecticut and you're taking a trip to Manhattan to catch some shows, or perhaps you're thinking of a holiday gift of tickets to someone. So you pick up a copy of "Time Out New York,'' turn to the theater listings page and...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:56 AM
"The Book of Mormon," playing through Dec. 14 at the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, can be read at least three ways.
1. As a bona fide hit show that adroitly uses its badass reputation to camouflage that it is essentially an old-fashioned Broadway...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Meagan Helman joined Ballet Theatre of Maryland as an apprentice dancer 11 years ago, only a year after Dianna Cuatto took the helm as artistic director.
The two have shared memorable shows together as the troupe emerged as the area's premier...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Robin Williams may have been best known for his roles in such as movies as “Good Morning, Vietnam,” “Dead Poets Society” and “Good Will Hunting.”
But it was his turn as the fast-talking genie in the 1992 Disney...