| Jan 7, 2015
| 11:46 AM
From "Finding Nemo" to "The Lion King," parental deaths are common in Disney, Pixar and other animated children's movies.
In fact, according to a recent study in the British Medical Journal, the "risk of parental death was five times higher in...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:37 PM
Andrae Crouch, a legendary gospel performer, songwriter and choir director whose work graced songs by Michael Jackson and Madonna and movies such as "The Lion King," has died. He was 72.
Crouch died Thursday afternoon at Northridge Hospital Medical...
| Jan 6, 2015
For Carla Renata, like is pretty sweet right now. Besides her role on the CW's "Hart of Dixie," which is in its final season, she has recurring roles on "Shake It Up," "How to Live with Your Parents" and "Mr. Box Office." A graduate of Howard University,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:45 AM
For the second year in a row, Disney's "The Lion King" has emerged as Broadway's undisputed monarch, beating out perennial rival "Wicked" for the No. 1 box-office spot for 2014.
Disney Theatrical also saw success with "Aladdin," which opened in March...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The Lion King
Can you feel the love for an entire month? That's how long the touring production of "The Lion King" is running, which will roar at the Broward Center through Feb. 1. The plot follows the 1994 Disney animated film and its hero, the lion...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 8:23 PM
It may have been the fastest turnaround in ice show history.
Disney's juggernaut of an animated film "Frozen" was released in November 2013 and not even 12 months later — in September — Disney on Ice's live touring show of "Frozen" kicked...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to turn your body into a percussion instrument?
"Stomp," which uses everything from garbage cans to hubcaps to beat out rhythms, is coming to the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia Friday for eight shows. And at...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Back in May, The Daily Disney staff decided that Cruella De Vil from the animated classic "101 Dalmatians" was the greatest Disney villain of all time.
Well according to a new music video cover of OneRepublic's hit "Counting Stars," it looks like we...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:21 AM
There are two sides to every story, and in Disney’s “Maleficent,” which comes out on DVD Nov. 4, the classic villain has the opportunity to relay her version of the fairytale “Sleeping Beauty.”
The PG-rated movie grossed...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:36 PM
The Allentown Band for 13 years has been performing concerts for students in schools. This year conductor Ronald Demkee decided to open its family concert to the public for the first time.
"Fabulous Fables!" will be presented at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:01 PM
An Oct. 31 story in the Los Angeles Times by Tiffany Hsu, "A 'skills gap' is blamed for slow hiring," stated that California employers are seeking qualities that many candidates don't have.
Some of the missing qualities are English-language competency,...