| Jun 16, 2011
Australia's Judy Davis returns to stage in 'The Seagull'...
| Jun 15, 2011
The Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach hosts its 142nd artists-in-residence program with master playwrights Annie Baker, Dael Orlandersmith, Heather Woodbury and 18 associate artists. Annie Baker's name might sound especially familiar to...
| May 10, 2009
Atlantic Monthly Press: 256 pp., $24
If there is one lesson that the writer and editor can learn from George W. Bush's war on terror -- and I mean one insightful, nongeopolitical lesson -- it is this: Beware of...
| May 10, 2009
As an original cast member of " Dirty Dancing -- The Classic Story on Stage," Josef Brown is no stranger to receiving what he calls an "ecstatic reaction" from theatergoers. Even if that reaction is, in effect, a borderline hysterical outpouring of...
| May 27, 2009
LOS ANGELES, May 27, 2009 – As the television industry gears up for the 61st Primetime Emmy® Awards race, The Envelope (http://theenvelope.com) kicks-off its in-depth online coverage of the 2008/2009 TV seasons' hottest stars, shows and behind-the-...
| Jun 14, 2009
In her four decades of performing on the international stage, Kiri Te Kanawa has appeared to live a fairy-tale existence. Adopted as an infant, Te Kanawa enjoyed a modest New Zealand youth until the age of 19 when she placed second in that country's...
| Feb 14, 2010
Only toward dawn did the sea begin to calm. I rose from my berth and glanced out the window. The setting moon cast a broad light on the rolling waters of the Bass Strait, and in the distance, the lights of Tasmania began to dot the darkness.
| May 18, 2010
ATLANTA — Ah, summer — the perfect time for tourist dining at the beach.
At least that's what the shark thinks.
Or does it?
Atlanta's Georgia Aquarium currently covers this and other toothsome subjects in "Planet Shark: Predator or Prey,"...
| Jun 29, 2010
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You don't need to travel too far into Canada to enter the "Twilight" zone. Just head to Vancouver, British Columbia, where "Eclipse," the third installment from the wildly popular vampire-love movies based on the "Twilight" novels, was filmed.
| Apr 25, 2009
We are creeping along the Chicago expressway when I decide it is time to merge into the right lane. For some reason, none of the other drivers is letting me in. I do all the things I usually do when I merge. The blinker is bleating -- hiccup, hiccup --...
| Apr 26, 2009
Beatrice Arthur, best known as the acerbic Maude Findlay on Norman Lear's sitcom "Maude" and as the strong-willed Dorothy Zbornak on the long-running " The Golden Girls," died today. She was 86.
Arthur, a stage-trained actress who was a success on...