| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:49 PM
There are two weeks left to check out rocks from the moon and Mars and to walk through a lunar base camp at the Da Vinci Science Center exhibit "Space: A Journey to Our Future."
The exhibition, presented in collaboration with NASA, also features a...
| Aug 10, 2014
The sisters from "The Little Mermaid" will groove their fishtails to Beyonce's "Single Ladies" and Donald Duck will jam on an electric guitar to Aerosmith's "Walk This Way."
Disney characters will perform all sorts of hits when "Disney Live! Mickey's...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:43 AM
An anonymous artist is using Disney princesses to bring light to incest abuse with a new campaign called "Princest Diaries," according to the Huffington Post.
The campaign posters, designed by a Middle Eastern artist who goes by Saint Hoax, feature...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Jasmin Banuelos wasn't even alive when "The Little Mermaid" hit theaters in 1989.
But the 19-year-old, named after Princess Jasmine from "Aladdin," said Disney is "in her blood." Like her mom, who grew up with Disney movies, Banuelos loves the classics....
| Jul 12, 2014
When considering a mermaid's career, one doesn't tend to ponder the occupational hazards.
Afternoon thunderstorms, for instance.
During my recent visit, the weather threatened to inject unwelcome reality into the mythical underwater world at Weeki...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:30 AM
The Colburn Orchestra's annual spring gala in Walt Disney Concert Hall is typically a multi-generational affair. Sunday night, James Conlon, 64, conducted. His soloist in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 17, however, was yet another generation older.
| 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 12, 2014
| 8:53 PM
I gave Tony-nominee Norm Lewis a piece of my mind Saturday for holding out on me over the news of his historic casting as the title character in Broadway's "Phantom of the Opera."
Well... not really. I was too busy congratulating Lewis, who grew up in...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
After news reports surfaced last week that Sofia Coppola is in talks to direct a live-action adaptation of "The Little Mermaid," media outlets and fans quickly began speculating that Emma Watson, who worked with Coppola on "The Bling Ring," would be an...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Director Sofia Coppola has frequently explored the ennui and existential crises of the beautiful and well-to-do, including Scarlett Johansson's drifting college graduate in "Lost in Translation," Kirsten Dunst's stifled princess in "Marie Antoinette"...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Festival of Fantasy, Walt Disney World's new parade, is like an overgrown wind-up toy — bright, cheerful, crowd-pleasing and relentless.
Kilts spin, hippos do pirouettes, thugs swing, Lost Boys jump through hoops and fish form a circular conga...