| Mar 6, 2015
| 2:42 PM
Theater students at Highland Park High School got the chance to watch alumnus Brian Quijada perform his one-man show, "Where Did We Sit on the Bus?" March 5, then engage in dialogue with the actor during a master class the next morning.
Now 26 and...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 8:27 PM
International Steinway pianist Jeffrey Biegel will return to Moravian College, Sunday, Feb. 22, to perform with the Moravian College Community Orchestra.
Biegel will perform a world premiere of renowned composer/arranger Jeremy Lubbock's "Moods," for...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 5:08 PM
A year after his indictment on federal corruption charges, former state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon awaits his day in court, working as a manager at a real estate firm and helping his attorneys sift thousands of documents that include transcripts from...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:11 AM
Magic's next frontier is predicated on technology's next frontier, Franz Harary says.
Harary, who created magic for the Jacksons' Victory tour in 1984, says, "Magic, by very definition, is anything outside the abilities of technology at the time."...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:31 AM
Staying in the wrong class turned out to be the right decision.
When a security guard at his high school told Wilner "Wil B" Baptiste how he used to make money playing the saxophone on weekends — a conversation prompted by Baptiste beating on...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:02 AM
Fifty-thousand words. That’s the rough equivalent of 20 five-page college term papers furiously written the night before they were due. Thousands of Chicago writers—professional and amateur alike—sign up every November for National Novel...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:48 PM
Movita Castaneda, a movie actress who married Marlon Brando in 1960 and had two children with him, has died in a Los Angeles rehabilitation center. She was believed to be 98.
Her death Thursday came after hospitalization for a neck injury, said...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 3:27 PM
“It’s a little known fact that the costume designer is the most powerful person on a production,” actor Ike Barinholtz said Tuesday evening as he presented the award for outstanding period/fantasy television series at the 17th Costume...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:20 PM
"Motown the Musical," the Broadway hit coming to Orlando next week, boasts one of the most recognizable song catalogs in the world.
Warren Adams is one of the choreographers of the jukebox musical, which looks at the founding of the legendary pop-soul...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:28 PM
Thus far, Goran Dragic has brought everything that was expected.
The Heat are scoring at a higher rate, topping 100 points in three of Dragic's first six games. That doesn't mean they are ready to turn into the Phoenix Suns or any other team built to...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 10:34 AM
Well, that was awfully cute. Somewhere in the midst of Monday night’s blind auditions on “The Voice,” Adam Levine grew understandably restless and decided to try his hand at an audition himself.
“I’m so terrified,” he...