| Feb 6, 2013
| 3:55 AM
Cathy Rigby returns to Connecticut with a short four-performance run of "Peter Pan," which will play at Waterbury's Palace Theater.
Rigby has been performing the role of the boy who won;t grow up, off and on, for 23 years.
The show plays Feb. 15-17....
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Music and romance are centerpieces of activities this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. Here's a roundup:
+ Universal's Mardi Gras is a doubleheader this weekend with the Steve Miller Band on Saturday and the group Boys Like Girls on Sunday....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
James Conlon is a born and bred New Yorker but sunny Los Angeles apparently agrees with him.
The 62-year-old conductor has renewed his contract with the Los Angeles Opera for five more years, and will remain music director at least through the end of the...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:40 AM
The number “13” is considered unlucky by some, but certainly not for travelers heading for Central Florida in summer of 2013, as this year holds unprecedented expansions at theme parks, accommodations and dining in Orlando and surroundings....
| May 9, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Visitors at The 3D Printer Experience in River North can have their body scanned while a tiny machine assembles a small plastic replica of their head in a half an hour. They also can design jewelry on a computer program wear it after a few quick minutes....
| May 14, 2013
| 8:33 AM
"L.A. Opera on Air" returns to classical music station KUSC-FM (91.5) for its seventh season Saturday, beginning with a broadcast of Verdi's "The Two Foscari" (I Due Foscari), starring Placido Domingo (the opera company's general director), Francesco Meli...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Is Disney dropping the new controversial image of Merida from "Brave?"
The redesigned sexier image of the spunky princess that has drawn the ire of parents (including me), is no where to be found on Disney's Merida Web page.
Meanwhile the other 10...
| May 17, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Count Jon Stewart among the many thousands of parents and moviegoers unimpressed by Disney’s controversial makeover of “Brave” heroine Merida.
In case you missed it, last weekend Merida was officially inducted into Disney’s...
| Jan 22, 2013
If you need a pick-me-up this Tuesday, may I suggest this inspiring interview that CNN's Suzanne Malveaux conducted with a Minnesota couple? Their community pitched in so that Staff Sgt. Dan Westby of the Minnesota Army National Guard and his wife, Kari,...
| Jan 22, 2013
It's that time again – when high school students tap, sing and act in musicals across the region. It’s Freddy Award season with 30 schools participating, including a first time appearance by Lehigh Valley Christian High School which is...
| Jan 11, 2013
As we approach the most interesting weekend of the pro football season — four high-stakes games — casual sports fans may be wondering why the 12-team NFL playoffs don’t generate the sort of bracket-frenzy in offices and among friends...