| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Actress, singer and dancer Debbie Reynolds has been named the recipient of the 51st SAG Life Achievement Award for her career and humanitarian accomplishments.
Reynolds, a 66-year veteran of show business, will receive the honor at the 21st Screen...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:22 AM
A late-night show that requires its audience to huddle together on floor mats and tiny stools is already asking a lot. But Morgan Ashley Madison's "Fairytales: Not Suitable for Children," running through this weekend with the theater company A Horse of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:26 PM
It's not unusual for theatergoers to be greeted by name at the Winter Park Playhouse — and often with a warm hug as well.
The family-style welcome "is important to us," said executive director Heather Alexander, who founded the Orange Avenue...
| May 31, 2014
| 9:11 AM
A book with the title of "Not to Be Missed: Fifty-Four Favorites From a Lifetime of Film" may seem straightforward enough. But to me that title raises all kinds of questions. Why such a book? Why 54 films, and what criteria were used to select them? And...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:00 AM
From the moment AJ Palmgren learned of Lot 397, he knew he had to have it.
But he had never bid at an auction before, and as he took a seat toward the back of the gallery, his nerves took over.
"I hoped I wasn't going to space out," he said.
| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Turner Classic Movies, one of the best channels ever, marks its 20th anniversary Monday.
Movie fans everywhere say, "Thanks for the memories."
Viewers know that TCM is an oasis, free of commercials and editing, in an often obnoxious TV universe....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Auction house Profiles in History has announced that the third and final audition of actress Debbie Reynolds' Hollywood collection will take place May 17 and 18.
The veteran actress, whose career included the 1952 film "Singin' in the Rain," the 1964...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:18 PM
"The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" does not look or sound like a film that is 50 years old. Digitally restored with unusual delicacy, it continues to charm and delight for the same reasons it did back in 1964.
Winner of the Palme d'Or in Cannes and...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:03 PM
"Spamalot" at Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre is unabashedly crazy fun and perfectly captures the absurdist and often downright silly humor of British comedy group Monty Python.
The story is nominally about King Arthur and the knights going on a quest...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan has been a movie fan since his days as a kid in Brooklyn, when he had to sneak into the theater to avoid the wrath of his father. In his new book, "Not to Be Missed: Fifty-four Favorites From a Lifetime of Film,...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Summer reading programs have begun, and our libraries are buzzing with programs for all ages. Remember that July 4 is a holiday and the libraries will be closed, so check out that book you wanted to read before then.
At the Mesa Verde Library