| May 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cameron Mackintosh, the U.K. stage producer behind global megahits including "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Les Miserables," has pacted to purchase the West End's Victoria Palace and the Ambassadors Theaters, bringing his theater group's roster of London...
| 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...
| 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 25, 2014
| 2:45 AM
The strange journey of Dorothy, courtesy of a tornado, from Kansas to Oz was so indelibly committed to celluloid in 1939 that it might seem unnecessary — even a little sacrilegious — to transform the MGM classic into a stage show.
| May 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
CBS has announced the performers for the 2014 Tony Awards ceremony, airing June 8. The telecast will feature performances from nominees Neil Patrick Harris (with the cast of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch"); Idina Menzel, who will perform a song from the...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:57 PM
It was a friendly crowd that greeted Orlando native Davis Gaines at The Abbey Thursday night for the premiere of his new one-man cabaret, "Double Standards."
"Like a high-school reunion," proclaimed the Broadway actor as he waved at friends seated in...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Eddie Redmayne is engaged to girlfriend Hannah Bagshawe.
The actor, 32, who played Marius in the big-screen adaptation of "Les Miserables" in 2012, proposed to Bagshawe over Memorial Day weekend, his rep told People.
"He had been planning on it for a...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:35 PM
A juggernaut entertainment since its 1985 premiere, “Les Misérables” has undergone many incarnations, including the controversial 25th anniversary production that pitted original director Trevor Nunn against producer Cameron Mackintosh, and...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:52 PM
"Crossbones" (NBC, Fridays), "Friday Night Spotlight: Pirate Pictures" (TCM, Fridays in June). Pirates! Their parrots, their peg legs, their eye patches; their planks for walking, their X'ed spot-markings; their swashbuckling ways and way of talking;...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:40 PM
“Hedwig and the Angry Inch” starring Neil Patrick Harris was named best revival of a musical at the 68th Tony Awards presented Sunday night at Radio City Music Hall.
Emmy Award winner Harris powered each performance as Hedwig, a glamorous...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A little more than halfway through "Violet," the musical revival that recently opened on Broadway, the show's central characters gather in a Memphis dance hall. The band, playing directly behind the actors, starts thumping, and people start boogieing....