| Jun 10, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Broadway fell fast for "Once," the melancholy but moving movie-to-musical about a lovelorn Irish street musician and his Czech guardian angel, which scooped Disney's chirpier "Newsies: The Musical" for the award for best musical at the 2012 Tony Awards....
| Jun 10, 2012
| 9:44 PM
High-profile Hollywood actors and Broadway veterans alike on stage and in the crowd celebrated theater, and the best performances of the year, at the 66th annual Tony Awards Sunday night.
For the third time, actor Neil Patrick Harris hosted the salute to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Local reviews site Yelp will begin featuring content -- including review snippets and photos -- on Microsoft Bing Local search pages.
San Francisco-based Yelp said the new "Powered by Yelp" experience would be featured prominently on relevant Bing...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Moonrise Kingdom ***1/2
Las mieles y hieles que deja el primer amor son magníficamente retratadas en Moonrise Kingdom, dirigido por Wes Anderson, cineasta que ha entregado cintas memorables como Fantastic Mr. Fox y The Royal Tenenbaums.
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Nora Ephron's influence as a Hollywood screenwriter and director will be felt for quite some time. The three-time Oscar nominee passed away on June 26 at the age of 71 due to complications from the blood disorder myelodysplasia, and she leaves behind a...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:42 AM
Sad news about the death of Nora Ephron at 71.
Here's my interview with her in 1992 on her directing debut, "This Is My Life."
BY FRANK RIZZO
Nora Ephron is after those flashes of truth in movies, when suddenly there's a shock of recognition and...
| Jul 8, 2012
David Hyde Pierce says there wasn't a "Eureka!" moment when it occurred to him to set Oscar Wilde's classic comedy of manners in manors, "The Importance of Being Earnest" with the playwright's characters as transplanted American gangsters in the 1930s....
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 7:11 AM
"State Debate," an original musical written and directed by 2007 Petoskey High School graduate Erich Rettstadt has been selected to receive a CINE Golden Eagle Award. The film is one of 10 student films nationwide recognized at www.cine.org where a new...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:50 AM
In director Lawrence Thelen's take on The Graduate — the classic '60s Mike Nichols film starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft — Benjamin Braddock (played by Luke Guldan, right) has his whole life ahead of him, but can't seem to figure...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 2:30 AM
"Two months after Mike Nichols and Elaine May arrived in New York, in 1957, their improv act was the toast of the town. Half a century has passed. But as Sam Kashner discovers, in an unprecedented joint interview, the celebrated director and...