| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Tom Kline had a revelation after becoming president of Clermont's Moonlight Players this summer.
"It is a job," he says. "It's not glamorous. It's work."
Kline's appointment is a big change for the community-theater troupe, which was founded by Jan...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:15 AM
On a recent afternoon, author Jonathan Tropper sat down in a Brentwood restaurant and surveyed the beverage options. "How honest do you want me to be?" he asked. "Sometimes I become dangerously honest with a cocktail." After a moment of careful...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:58 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - A quarter-century after "Batman" ushered in the era of Hollywood mega-tentpoles -- hollow comicbook pictures manufactured to enthrall teens and hustle merch -- a penitent Michael Keaton returns with the comeback of the century,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:30 PM
On "The Big Bang Theory," Dr. Sheldon Cooper (Jim Parsons) idolizes his childhood hero, Professor Proton (Bob Newhart), much to the professor's dismay. In real life, though, the admiration is a bit more mutual -- and that was clearly evident when the...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:27 PM
•Albert Irwin, Class of 1937, was Harbor's first four-year, five-sport letterman, and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He taught and coached at Harbor for eight years, and went on to coach football and swimming at Orange Coast...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Newport Harbor High School has announced its inaugural class of the Newport Harbor High School Hall of Fame.
The first class features 10 alumni and five faculty.
The alumni are Al Irwin, George James, Greg and Dr. Barbara Smith MacGillivray, Frank...
| Jun 8, 2014
Do you think you know the Tony Awards? Facts like how many times Neil Patrick Harris has hosted? Or The the year it began being televised? Maybe so, but what about the more difficult question? Here's our quiz.
Click through the gallery above for the...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Building on the commercial proposition suggested five years ago in the late-middle-age romance "Last Chance Harvey," writer-director Joel Hopkins once again attempts to woo the more mature cinemagoer with "The Love Punch," a creaky heist-caper comedy that...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:35 PM
WHAT: Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy "Harvey" is the next production from Orlando's Jester Theater Company. It opens Friday, Feb. 7.
In the story, famously adapted as a Jimmy Stewart film, Elwood P. Dowd has an unusual best friend: A 6-foot-...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Mary Chase wrote the play "Harvey" in 1944, so it's fitting that an old-fashioned sheen hangs over Jester Theater Company's production, onstage at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center.
That nostalgia factor is set right at play's start when Mrs. Veta...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Jean Stapleton, the actress who endeared herself to viewers in the 1970s as Edith Bunker, whose sudden bursts of truth regularly cut through her husband Archie's bluster on the groundbreaking television series "All in the Family," has died. She was 90....