| Mar 21, 2014
| 9:34 AM
With the opening on Thursday of "Aladdin" at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York, Disney marks its 20th anniversary on Broadway. Whether that's a cause for celebration or consternation depends on how you view the company's success at making family-...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
If it were possible to gauge a Broadway musical's box office prospects from a single performance alone, then Neil Patrick Harris' turn in "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" looks legendary.
But we'll have to, ahem, wait for it if we want to know for sure...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Disney's hit musical "Frozen" became the highest-grossing animated movie of all time over the weekend, pushing its estimated worldwide box-office haul to $1.072 billion and unseating "Toy Story 3" for the top spot. Now we're curious to hear what your...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Passengers aboard a Virgin Australia flight were recently treated to more than pretzels and peanuts.
On a flight from Brisbane to Sydney, the passengers were given an impromptu performance by the cast of the Australian production of 'The Lion King.' ...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Still receiving dividends from the home video release of "Frozen," the soundtrack for Disney's animated tuner held onto No. 1 on the national album chart for an eighth non-consecutive frame last week.
"Frozen" maintained its hold on the top slot for a...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Producers of Broadway's "Cinderella" are glad they called her, maybe: Carly Rae Jepsen, who joined the cast of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Feb. 4 alongside Fran Drescher, helped drive up the show's box office by 25% vs. the prior week.
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:22 PM
A barricade of tables, chairs, other furniture and odds and ends piles up onstage at the Athens Theatre in DeLand. Delicate lighting sets the mood. A half-dozen musicians tug at the heartstrings as they mournfully play. Before long, more than 40 actors...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:36 AM
As it has so many times over the last few months, the hit soundtrack to Disney's "Frozen" topped the Billboard 200 album chart Wednesday, reflecting sales of 149,000 copies in the week ending April 6, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
But another title...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Ugh. Disney songs and Donny Osmond. This is not going to be my favorite night. They've given the show the traditional Disney opening, with a mirror ball behind Cinderella's castle. The pros start the night with a medley of Disney songs. Donny Osmond is...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:30 PM
At No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week? "Frozen," of course.
The soundtrack to the smash-hit Disney movie topped the album chart for the 10th time Wednesday, reflecting sales of 133,000 copies in the week ending April 13, according to Nielsen...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:44 AM
BEIJING -- The Beijing International Film Festival kicked off in the Chinese capital on Wednesday, opening with the French production "Beauty and the Beast" directed by Christophe Gans and starring Léa Seydoux and Vincent Cassel.
In only its fourth...