| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:52 AM
Like Pam's relations with her therapist, last night's "True Blood" was "oozy but productive" -- similar to the prior week's episode, "Dead Meat" was spent moving our characters into place for their inevitable finale showdowns.
While the writers continue...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:00 PM
NEW YORK — Matthew Bourne was standing in the bedroom of Tchaikovsky's home outside Moscow two years ago when he decided it was finally time to tackle "Sleeping Beauty."
"It had a single bed and a very ordinary wooden table, looking out the window...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 12:27 PM
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Who knew the characters of "True Blood" had such good taste in beer?
On last night's episode (the ninth of Season 6, titled "Life Matters"), Frederick's Flying Dog Brewery's Raging Bitch, a Belgian-style India...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:50 AM
Excepting the opening scene, "Life Matters" consisted of exactly two plot lines: The resolution of Billith's vision of the vampires meeting the sun and the vampires' subsequent takeover of vamp camp, and Terry Bellefleur's funeral.
| Jan 12, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Denis O'Hare's campaign to write and perform a solo play based on "The Iliad" has now lasted almost as long as the Trojan War itself.
He began writing "An Iliad" in 2005 with his director and co-author, Lisa Peterson. Now they're bringing their 100-...
| Sep 15, 2013
No, Joe Manganiello won't growl, so don't ask. Nor will he yell, 'Stella!"
Not that I was going to ask the "True Blood" actor since this is an interview about the theater, art and soul-searching topics but sometimes he says his fans — and even his...
| Sep 28, 2013
The show: Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" at Yale Repertory Theatre in New Haven
What makes it special: The show features Joe Manganiello from HBO's "True Blood" as Stanley Kowalski.
First impressions: There's always been humor in...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"New Summer Destination: Hamptons Police Stations."
So read the headline on The New York Times on Sept. 2. Boy, Howdy! When the Times gets something right, they do it up brown. Also, I'd like to ask my readers -- is it just my imagination or is The Times...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:01 PM
After several outings beachcombing for buyers, actor David Spade has said "buh-bye" to his oceanfront house in Malibu.
The buyers are Netflix content chief Ted Sarandos and his wife, Nicole Avant, former U.S. ambassador to the Bahamas, according to...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:40 PM
The vampire genre has not run its course. Not when a story exists about un-sexy vampires who shed their genitals because they aren't even worried about having sex.
That was the message on Tuesday in Pasadena during a Television Critics Assn. press...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
With just hours remaining until the highly-anticipated announcement of the 2014 Academy Award nominations, the stars of the new HBO show "Looking" gathered Wednesday night to celebrate the program's launch at Paramount Pictures Studio.