| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Toby's Dinner Theatre in Columbia has always been a regional treasure for theatergoers, but the current production of "Memphis: The Musical" has a particular tie to our county with a trio of Anne Arundel Community College alumni offering stellar...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:03 PM
The announcement of the nominations for this year's Ovation Awards made Tuesday a better than average day for certain members of the Los Angeles theater community.
Culture Monster spoke to some of them after they learned they received multiple mentions,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Redmoon Theater's attempt to celebrate the Great Chicago Fire on the Chicago River Saturday fizzled when the houses it had built on boats wouldn't light. No floating inferno. No spectacle. Tens of thousands scuffling away, let down.
We turned our...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Apenas tiene 9 años, pero Issie Swickle va en camino de convertirse en una estrella.
Mientras otros niños descansaban durante el verano, Swickle, de Davie, pasó el mes de junio haciendo audiciones y ensayando para el tour de Annie. Ella logró que le...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Five years ago, Susan Boyle took to the microphone on the TV show "Britain's Got Talent" and regaled the crowd with a soulful — and, judging from many on-camera reactions, startling — rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream," the lament of an ill-...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
On Monday night in Oakbrook Terrace, the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee displayed a deep love for the intimate. Writers Theatre's production of August Strindberg's "The Dance of Death," a rarely produced and difficult play about the lust for power on...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
LYON - Seven years in the preparation, and spectacularly designed by architect Renzo Piano the Jerome Seydoux PathÃ© Foundation opened its doors Sept. 8 to two results as eye-catching as its architecture: Average 80% occupancy rate over five days a week...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:22 PM
When Richard Jay-Alexander talks about texting Barbra, he's referring to Barbra Streisand.
He laughs as he describes meeting a woman breezily referenced as "Diana."
"I wanted to fix her wig," he laughs. That would be Diana Ross.
Such is the first-...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:11 AM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried is among the actors who have signed up for a marathon stage play that takes place in 24 hours and raises money for Urban Arts Partnership, which supports arts education in New York City’s public schools.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Filmmakers in London fret a lot about subsidies, rebates and the obstinacy of Hollywood distributors, but when I encountered Eric Fellner this week, he seemed resolutely unfretful. And with good reason.
Arrayed before the co-chief of Working Title is a...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Allentown native Amanda Seyfried is among the actors who have signed up for a marathon stage play that takes place in 24 hours and raises money for Urban Arts Partnership, which supports arts education in New York City's public schools.