| May 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Back in 1984, relatively early in the AIDS crisis, actors Michael Kearns and James Carroll Pickett met with David Galligan about directing a benefit show to help gay men afflicted with the disease.
Galligan, a journalist making the transition to theater...
| Mar 2, 2013
Bonnie Franklin, the actress who created an indelible television character playing a divorced, working mother of two headstrong daughters on the long-running series "One Day at a Time," died Friday at her Los Angeles home. She was 69.
The cause was...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:35 AM
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| Oct 10, 2011
| 11:45 AM
There's an old showbiz adage for actors that working with children is dangerous because they will invariably upstage you.
But in "Ruthless! The Musical" — an over-the-top parody of female-centric melodramas such as "All About Eve" and "Valley of...
| Oct 19, 2011
100 Years Ago
From the Woodbine social column:
"Miss Mary Roth returned to the neighborhood after spending the summer with relatives in Wilmington, Delaware.
Mrs. John M. DeLashautt and daughter, Miss Mildred DeLashmutt, have...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 11:03 AM
It's not exactly true that "Ruthless," the current production at Laguna Beach's No Square Theatre, is the musical version of "The Bad Seed," but there are enough references to that play to cause eyebrow raising among the most casual theatergoers.
| Jul 16, 2012
Celeste Holm, the versatile actress who achieved fame on Broadway in the original production of Rodgers and Hammerstein's hit musical "Oklahoma!" in 1943 and five years later won an Oscar for best supporting actress in the landmark movie-drama "Gentleman'...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Celeste Holm, who died Sunday at 95, had a lengthy career on stage and screen. But one of the actress' foremost passions was situated far from the entertainment industry.
Holm was an arts advocate for many years and served as a chairwoman for Arts...