| Jun 28, 2009
In his six years as head of the Royal National Theatre, Nicholas Hytner has made a name for himself with his bold moves. He has commissioned large-scale plays and productions dealing with hot-button political issues, he brought in a major sponsor to...
| Jun 25, 2009
| 3:54 PM
There will be a day, Sister Nancy Murray knows, when she will have to return to her order, when being a globe-trotting superstar nun who performs a one-woman show dozens of times a year will no longer be practical, and her congregation, based in...
| Feb 14, 2010
It's Valentine's Day, a time for feelings of romance. Or if you're actors Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, it's time to take legal action against Britain's News of the World over "false allegations" that your relationship is in trouble. Here are 10...
| Jul 16, 2010
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In the last few years, fashion designers have been invading the hotel industry. "Hotel companies and guests have become conscious of design," says hospitality industry analyst Bruce Baltin, from L.A.-based Colliers PKF Consulting USA. "Also, it is another...
| Aug 2, 2009
Australia by luxury rail
Cover southwestern Australia's sweeping natural landscapes and urban spaces during a luxury rail tour. The Southern Spirit's Coastal Epic itinerary stops at the opal capital of the world, metropolises such as Melbourne and...
| Sep 25, 2009
Shortly after noon on Friday, Sept. 11, Brian Lee Randone, a 45-year-old white man, called 911 to report that his girlfriend of several months was not breathing.
Authorities found Felicia Tang Lee, a 31-year old Asian woman, dead in the home in the 500...
| Sep 30, 2009
That roar swelling over Broadway these days is the sound of fans lined up behind police barricades at the stage door for "A Steady Rain." This is the play -- make that event -- that opened Tuesday at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, with Hugh Jackman...
| Sep 30, 2009
If the nation's largest cable provider and one of the country's oldest television network systems were to merge, what would Comcast bring to NBC Universal, and what would NBC Universal bring to Comcast?
Assets owned or operated by Comcast:
| Oct 8, 2009
| 3:32 PM
An Australian variety show host has apologized for a skit in which singers parodying the Jackson Five performed in blackface.
American singer and actor Harry Connick Jr., who was serving as a guest judge on Wednesday night's "Hey Hey It's Saturday,"...
| Oct 16, 2009
A widowed dad doesn't quite come to grips with his shortcomings as a parent in The Boys are Back. This mournful melodrama serves up Clive Owen as a "free range" parent in an Aussie Kramer vs. Kramer. The movie argues that no matter how selfish or...
| Oct 15, 2009
The rock singer Sting may be a man of furtive cool, mystical tantric talents and exotic, globe-spanning tastes, but it was his affable drummer who could always boast the more intriguing back story.
Sting, né Gordon Sumner, was the son of an English...