| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:30 PM
"I write lying down — much like Marcel Proust. The only thing I have in common with him," Chris Weitz says, laughing.
Known as a director and screenwriter, Weitz has just published his first novel, "The Young World" (Little Brown: 384 pp, $19),...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 12:08 PM
"Into the Woods" fans got their wish Thursday with the release of a new trailer for Disney's upcoming adaptation of the Tony-winning musical inspired by the Brothers Grimm fairy tales.
The trailer, which you can watch above, provides a glimpse of the...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Time's up for Broadway's "Cinderella," which will close at the end of the year following a guest stint by "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star NeNe Leakes.
The upcoming closing looked to be in the cards for "Cinderella," which posted strong sales soon...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:15 AM
To the editor: The article misses a major reason many people no longer go to the theater: the violence and carnage in seemingly every film made today. People are jaded. We see enough of that on the evening news. ("Hollywood's summer slate elicits a...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:09 AM
"The Chair" (Starz, Saturdays). Reality shows sometimes bill themselves as "experiments," to sound as if something surprising were going to happen, some new thing would be learned that the producers hadn't already accounted for in their memos and pitches....
| Sep 1, 2014
| 6:04 PM
There is something unique about the Prince Charming Regal Carrousel ride in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World -- and it's not that the name contains an extra "r."
The carousel is a mainstay at Magic Kingdom, where it has remained a guest favorite...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 11:32 AM
A new cold front is approaching in the form of "Frozen Fever," a Disney animated short that will reunite the characters and creators of the blockbuster musical film "Frozen."
Directed by Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck and set for release in spring 2015,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Ballet Theatre of Maryland artistic director of Dianna Cuatto has a lot to celebrate with the start of the company's 36th season in October.
Actually, the celebrating begins Sept. 28 with the ribbon cutting and grand reopening of the theater at Maryland...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Touchstone Theatre of Bethlehem has announced its upcoming season and it is filled with collaborations, including with Allentown Public Theatre.
"Collaboration is our middle name," says Bill George, Touchstone founder and ensemble member. "We love...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As Hollywood struggles to keep a leash on runaway production, recent tweaks to already robust U.K. film and TV tax incentives have created a boom in Blighty.
"We have an unprecedented amount
of inquiries we are dealing with," says Adrian Wootton, chief...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Christian Louboutin doesn't just want to paint the soles of your shoes red. He wants to paint your fingernails and, eventually, your lips, eyes and cheeks.
This month, the famed French footwear designer launches his beauty collection, which has been 2...