| 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....
| 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...
| 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,...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Connecticut Ballet will present its first subscription season at Stamford Center for the Arts’s Palace Theater and the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts’s Belding Theater in Hartford beginning in the fall.
The company’s 32nd...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:30 PM
While Hollywood continues to feel withdrawal pains from the production exodus, the U.K. is thriving, thanks to a mix of tax incentives and high-quality crews.
Pinewood Shepperton and Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden have been working full bore during the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:06 PM
June Foray, the woman whose voice can be heard coming from Rocky the Flying Squirrel, Cindy Lou Who and many grannies and witches in countless cartoons over the years will be honored by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences next month with a Governors...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:01 PM
Orlando Shakespeare Theater's recent production of "Sleeping Beauty" broke ticket records to become the most attended show in the history of the Goldman Theater, the midsize theater at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center.
Outselling last year's summer hit...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Warner Bros.' Jeff Robinov is stepping down from the top position at Hollywood's largest movie studio.
Robinov has served as president of Warner Bros. Pictures Group since 2007. While he has not officially left the Burbank studio, he is making...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Helena Bonham Carter will be bringing the bibbidi-bobbidi-boo to “Cinderella.”
The quirky actress has been cast as the fairy godmother in Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of the classic fairy tale, the studio announced Thursday....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Broadway shows posted a healthy uptick in box-office revenue in the week immediately following the Tony Awards, with best-play winner "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," by Christopher Durang, seeing an especially large percentage jump in ticket...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:37 AM
The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation has awarded more than $127,000 to the Royal Shakespeare Company.
The grant is to help the company's outreach arm, which brings the Bard's work to children in underprivileged schools.
Other beneficiaries from the...