| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In principle, I am against Broadway revivals. Theatre needs to encourage young playwrights, so why lavish all that money and attention on an old work?
However, reality can shatter principles like mine, and this season offered several vivid reminders of...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In the 12th annual Freddy Awards ceremony held recently State Theatre in Easton, Freedom School’s “Crazy For You” was the big winner of the night and especially Freedom leading man Daniel Youngelman, who won a special MVP award for...
| May 29, 2014
| 7:09 AM
CBS will give you Neil Patrick Harris as you've never seen him. The star of "How I Met Your Mother" will perform his Tony-nominated role in "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" at the Broadway awards show on the network.
In "Hedwig," Harris plays an East...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Bald man, ahoy! Hugh Jackman has shaved his head for his upcoming turn as the mischievous pirate Blackbeard in "Pan."
"Blackbeard is born. #PAN," the Tony Awards host captioned a picture he posted on Instagram. The snapshot shows the Aussie star in a...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Cami Miller returns to the Winter Park Playhouse's Spotlight Cabaret Series in her newest show, titled "Pure Imagination." Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. this Wednesday, June 11 and Thursday, June 12. Playhouse musical director Christopher Leavy will...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Let's face it: With its over-the-top musicals and outrageous divas, theater is ripe for parody. For more than 30 years in New York, Gerard Alessandrini has been poking fun at the Great White Way with his series of “Forbidden Broadway” revues....
| May 22, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Emmaus goes into the 12th annual Freddy Awards ceremony at Easton's State Theatre with the advantage, having scored a record number of nominations with 19. The school’s lavish production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” was a...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Compared with many other Hollywood A-listers, Hugh Jackman is an old China hand. The Aussie actor has had a string of hits on the mainland in recent years, including "Real Steel," "Les Miserables" and "Wolverine." And Uncle Wolf — as Jackman is...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:58 AM
"Jersey Boys," Clint Eastwood's big-screen adaptation of the Broadway jukebox musical, is scheduled to open June 20. On Friday, Warner Bros. released the trailer for the highly anticipated movie.
The story of Frankie Valli and his rise to success with...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:48 PM
The original musical "Seasons" wears its heart on its sleeve and mostly winningly so. At one performance, grown men were reaching for tissues at its finale — the tissues, by the way, considerately provided with the program.
Elaine Pechacek and...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Asia Argento is at Cannes with "Misunderstood," the third feature directed by the Italian multi-hyphenate, and one of two works by women directors representing Italy in the fest's official selection. The film screens today, May 22, in Un Certain Regard....