| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Hey, you’re a cool parent. Not an eye-rolling source of embarrassment for your kids. Oh, you are? Well, “Yo Gabba Gabba” creator Christian Jacobs knows what you mean. And he’s about the coolest dad ever.
Way back before he...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:51 PM
With some saying a variant of her story dates all the way to antiquity, Cinderella has long resided in the public domain. Certain aspects of her story — a single prince, a couple of cackling stepsisters and a mean stepmom — are de rigueur. But...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 11:39 AM
A new era began at the Mercury Theater Sunday afternoon, when the former rental venue in the heart of the Southport Avenue retail strip launched a year-round series of its own home-made productions.
Much of the inaugural season — "Barnum" is...
| Dec 30, 2012
Body by Beckham
Women weren't the only ones baring skin in ads this year. Fast fashion giant H&M debuted its first Super Bowl ad for the David Beckham Bodywear collection, starring the soccer star in his skivvies. During the London Summer Olympics,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:09 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Kinky Boots" won six Tony awards on Sunday including the top award of best musical and a prize for its composer, pop queen Cyndi Lauper, as Broadway presented its top honors.
Lauper won best score for her first Broadway musical,...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:30 PM
How much of a boost did Jane Lynch give to the box office at the revival of "Annie" on Broadway? About $175,000 a week, to judge from last week's Rialto B.O. charts.
"Glee" star Lynch, who played the villainous Miss Hannigan in the revival, began her run...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Hugh Jackman has been touting his upcoming Broadway tuner "Houdini" from "The Wolverine" red carpets, and even if definite plans are far from finalized, the possible 2014 bow mentioned by the thesp could shake up the Rialto landscape with a new...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Local actor Brandon Roberts has adapted the fairy tale "Sleeping Beauty" for a stage production by Orlando Shakespeare Theater.
The quirky retelling of the classic story of a brave prince, beautiful princess, magical kiss and really long nap is...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Walt Disney Pictures has announced with fair maiden who will be stepping into the title role of its live-action update of "Cinderella" and it is none other than new "Downton Abbey" star Lily James....
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:33 AM
It's nearly time to close the book on "Sleeping Beauty." The fairy tale, presented by Orlando Shakespeare Theater, has been adapted by local actor Brandon Roberts.
The quirky retelling of the classic story of a brave prince, beautiful princess,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 4:29 PM
When Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical version of "Cinderella" made its debut on television back in 1957 (with Julie Andrews, fresh from "My Fair Lady," in the title role), it became the most widely viewed program in the history of the medium. And every...