| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The "Frozen" faithful — and the box-office receipts show there are plenty of them — will find an awful lot to like about Feld Entertainment's latest Disney on Ice show.
On the other hand, those unfamiliar with the 2013 Disney film, which...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:43 AM
To play King Lear is to confront the possibility of being unloved and ill-used in your dementia-ridden old age. To play Ebenezer Scrooge in "A Christmas Carol" is to stare into your own grave in front of a family audience. Many have played the lead in...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Good news for those who were having trouble finding seats in their price range for "Disney on Ice presents Frozen": The ice show, which debuts in Orlando on Thursday, Sept. 4, has released new blocks of seats for all shows starting in the $20 range....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Are the New England Patriots coming back to the pack just a tad?
While the Patriots have apparently gotten better on defense it seems New England's offense no longer has what I called the "Mufasa factor."
Do you remember in the Disney cartoon movie...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Touchstone Theatre of Bethlehem has announced its upcoming season and it is filled with collaborations, including with Allentown Public Theatre.
"Collaboration is our middle name," says Bill George, Touchstone founder and ensemble member. "We love...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Although the Toronto Intl. Film Festival gets most of its attention from award-contender premieres and headlining bidding wars, live action isn't the only format looking to make a splash this year. Both traditional and computer-generated animated...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Considered deeply uncool at one point, music from animated movies is back — and singing along is now not only OK for kids, it's something adults record themselves doing on their phones and share on YouTube.
The boom in popular songs from...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 1:10 PM
The first time Rick Dempsey heard Idina Menzel sing "Let it Go," the ice queen empowerment anthem in the Walt Disney Animation movie "Frozen," he knew he had a serious problem on his hands.
"How are we going to do that in 41 languages?" said Dempsey,...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Disney's "The Lion King" can lay claim to two milestones for 2013. In October, the blockbuster musical passed the $1-billion mark at the Broadway box office. Now the musical is officially the top-grossing show of 2013, with approximately $96.9 million in...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Brent Harris is an experienced bad guy — on stage, at least.
Without tooting his own horn too much, the New York City actor said he is a peaceful sort who avoids confrontation and is opposed to violence.
But directors don't necessarily see that....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Missed 2013 in its entirety? Fox's Animation Domination Hi-Def (ADHD) has you covered with a very thorough review of our year in news and pop culture.
In a minute-long trippy video, ADHD takes you through the past 12 months by covering everything from...