| 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,...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:41 PM
The next movie in the "Paranormal Activity" franchise won't be haunting theaters this Halloween after all — and, for that matter, it won't be called "Paranormal Activity 5."
Paramount Pictures has re-christened the chiller "Paranormal Activity:...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:55 PM
A one-man play written and performed by Broadway actor Michael Milligan takes on the state of health care in the United States.
"Mercy Killers," at 4:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 p.m. Friday at Zoellner Arts Center, takes an unblinking look at the ends to...
| May 2, 2014
After the solid hit of 1990's "A Home at the End of the World" — later made into an indie film starring Colin Farrell and Robin Wright — Michael Cunningham stunned the literary world with "The Hours" (1998), which won the Pulitzer Prize for...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Ugh. Disney songs and Donny Osmond. This is not going to be my favorite night. They've given the show the traditional Disney opening, with a mirror ball behind Cinderella's castle. The pros start the night with a medley of Disney songs. Donny Osmond is...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Ballet Theatre of Maryland concluded its 36th season, and artistic director Dianna Cuatto's 11th, with its "Director's Choice" show last weekend, a performance that took the audience on an excursion to the edge of classic and contemporary dance.
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:29 PM
The Easter Bunny brought a whopper of a basket to Broadway last week, as the overlap of the holiday with Gotham schools' spring break schedule resurrected sales so boffo they wouldn't be out of place during the year-end yuletide weeks that are the Rialto'...