| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Rarely has middle-aged despair over dashed dreams and squandered hopes been put to more hilarious effect than in "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike," Christopher Durang's giddy farce on Chekhovian themes that won the Tony for best play last year....
| Dec 7, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Sarah Hyland of "Modern Family" on ABC
Q: Your characters have to deal with high school. Did you go to school, or were you tutored on sets?
A: I went to (Professional) Performing Arts School in (New York). It was a small school. We didn't have...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 12:44 PM
FX has picked up the thriller "American Horror Story," and if the cast and creative team behind the drama is any indication, the network has another hit in the works.
"Glee" co-creators/executive producers Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, who worked on...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 12:56 PM
FX is pairing the Sept. 15 return of the comedy "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" with a special three-week run of the animated spy comedy "Archer," the network announced Wednesday.
This season on "Sunny," the gang will "prepare for the apocalypse, hit...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:10 PM
We know it's coming, yet that doesn't make it any easier.
Watching the planes slice through the towers and the towers crumble, seeing the Pentagon smoldering, and knowing the brave sacrifice that took place above a field in Pennsylvania -- all remain...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 2:50 PM
A new musical based on the 2002 Todd Haynes' film "Far from Heaven" gets a bow at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in the Massachusetts Berkshires in July with a high-profile creative team.
Tony Award-winner Richard Greenberg ("Take Me Out') writes the...
| Feb 9, 2012
Two new products — and that's what they are — at the movies this week present packages of nearly identical quality (eh), transcended by their respective top-billed stars who happen also to be excellent, crud-elevating actors. This is an...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:13 AM
It's been a long and hard — not to mention spooky and ooky — road to get "The Addams Family"musical first to Broadway and then on tour. The national road company opens its one-week run Tuesday at Hartford's Bushnell Center for the Performing...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:39 AM
David Hyde Pierce will direct Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," which opens the main stage at Williamstown Theatre Festival June 26 to July 14. It marks the 58th season of WTF, located in the Massachusetts Berkshires, and the second...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Carrie Fisher was born into a showbiz family in 1956 — she is the daughter of Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds and started performing in Las Vegas shows at age 12.
And then, George Lucas showed up with an offer to play Princess Leia in the 1977...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 8:51 AM
The show: "Far From Heaven," "a preview production" of a new musical on the main stage at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Mass. in the Berkshires.
The title rings a bell: The musical is based on Todd Haynes' screenplay of his 2002 film...