| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:52 PM
"Crossbones" (NBC, Fridays), "Friday Night Spotlight: Pirate Pictures" (TCM, Fridays in June). Pirates! Their parrots, their peg legs, their eye patches; their planks for walking, their X'ed spot-markings; their swashbuckling ways and way of talking;...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 8:57 PM
• Best musical: 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder'
• Best play: 'All the Way'
• Best revival of a musical: 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch'
• Best revival of a play: 'A Raisin in the Sun'
• Best performance by an actress in...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Hosting the Tony Awards on Sunday night, Hugh Jackman cracked the Broadway season had something for everyone, from cross dressers to drag queens.
His words proved prophetic as "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" — about a rock singer who had a botched...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
There was the TV telecast that millions watched. And then there were backstage and red carpet moments at the Tony Awards that you might have missed — like James Monroe Iglehart revealing his plans to celebrate his win for featured actor, musical for...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 12:09 PM
If you can judge the worth of a vacation by the number of times you get goose bumps, then my family's Disney cruise to Alaska in June ranks among the best.
My first shiver came our first day at sea, when our ship glided between two large mountains,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Disneyland Paris will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a new nighttime spectacular in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle and a revamped evening parade starting in April.
The Disney Dreams show will feature castle projections, water screens, dancing...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The new "Mickey and the Magical Map" at Disneyland offers a solid if predictable storytelling foundation for an energetic musical stage show that's expected to run for years at the Anaheim theme park.
Photos: "Mickey and the Magic Map" show at...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Traditionally, this is the time when we reflect on the past year's highs from a variety of stellar acting and musical performances by established local groups in Anne Arundel County. In 2011, we also welcomed two new theater companies of surprisingly high...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Dance companies see winter coming long before the rest of us. Many of their performance dates have been booked since May, and their season brochures have long since gone to the printers for distribution to potential subscribers.
The Washington Ballet was...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 6:27 PM
Ballet Theatre of Maryland will open its 33rd season with a take on "Aladdin," which features an impressive blend of contemporary storytelling, classic accompaniment, strong choreography and well-executed dance.
BTM has moved into a spacious new facility...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:15 PM
In 2009, Silk Road Theatre Project took their mission of exploring stories from people of the Silk Road (the trade route that ran from the Far East to the Mediterranean) and gave it a cunning musical spin. "Silk Road Cabaret: Broadway Sings the Silk Road"...