| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Fourteen years after "The Big Oz" wowed audiences at the Orlando Fringe Festival, Jester Theater is reviving the comedy. "The Big Oz" is a film-noir parody of "The Wizard of Oz," the classic family film celebrating its 75th anniversary.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Jester Theater Company has unveiled its ninth season lineup. The troupe, which specializes in comedy, is kicking things off this weekend, July 12-13, at the Sarasota Improv Festival. In Sarasota, Jester will perform "DMV Improv," developed by artistic...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:55 AM
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The Zap2it “IMAX” Twitter Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 9 AM Pacific Time on July 15, 2013 and ends at 5 PM Pacific Time on...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:47 AM
"Breaking Bad" marathon (AMC, Friday through Monday). For those whose year has been marred by not being able to discuss "Breaking Bad" at cocktail parties, AMC brings you the parting gift of a series marathon, airing from noon each day, Friday through...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:35 PM
With the arrival of 2014 comes a new crop of local theater productions, four of which are chomping at the bit to get on stage this weekend.
Leading the pack from South Coast Repertory is "Trudy and Max in Love," by Zoe Kazan, which kicks off the year on...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Be prepared to fall in love all over again with “The Wizard of Oz.”
That’s how good the refurbished-from-the-1939-movie musical comedy is. It’s now in a dazzling run through Jan. 19 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Ruth Robinson Duccini, one of the last members of the troupe of diminutive actors who played Munchkins in the 1939 film classic "The Wizard of Oz," died Thursday after a brief illness at a hospice in Las Vegas, said her son, Fred Duccini. She was 95....
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:39 PM
Ruth Duccini — who was just over 4 feet tall as an adult — went from Midwestern small-town life to being part of a troupe known and beloved by millions of people worldwide: She was one of the 124 Munchkins who appeared in the 1939 MGM...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:32 PM
After Billie Burke, best known for her portrayal of Glinda the Good Witch in the 1939 version of “The Wizard of Oz," left the Emerald City, she found herself past the yellow brick road of Hollywood and behind the gates of the Rockhaven Sanitarium in...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Rose Rodriguez took her seat inside the cavernous former ticketing concourse in Union Station while her husband went to fetch some coffee.
She wasn't waiting for a train but for a screening of the award-winning documentary "Wampler's Ascent," about a...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
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