| 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...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 1:29 PM
If you loved "The Lion King," you won't want to miss "Backstage With Disney on Broadway: Celebrating 20 Years."
Jesse Tyler Ferguson of ABC's "Modern Family" hosts the special at 7 p.m. Sunday on Disney-owned ABC. He starred in "On the Town" and "The...
| Sep 28, 2014
•Amish Homestead Tour, National Christmas Center, meal at Fulton Steamboat, Dec. 4. $80. Deadline: Nov. 9. West Swamp Mennonite Church, Earl, 267-347-4633.
•Little Italy in the Bronx, guided tour and tastings, Oct. 11. $65....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:35 AM
The box-office success of "Aladdin" in New York has had Broadway watchers wondering where the Disney musical will pop up next on the international map.
On Monday, Disney announced that "Aladdin" will open in Tokyo in May 2015 in what will be the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Few executives in Hollywood are as closely associated with their companies as Jeffrey Katzenberg is with DreamWorks Animation.
Katzenberg, 63, founded the company with Steven Spielberg and David Geffen in 1994 and oversaw construction of its Tuscan-...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Broadway vocalists ramp it up with "Broadway Rocks!" on Saturday at Allentown's Miller Symphony Hall.
Join three high-energy veterans of the Great White Way — Christiane Noll, Rob Evan and Capathia Jenkins — as they join the Allentown...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:37 PM
The 2014-2015 season of Live Arts Maryland's Annapolis Chorale and Annapolis Chamber Orchestra promises to be a celebration of music director J. Ernest Green's 30 years with the organization.
Green has enriched Anne Arundel County's cultural scene by...