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  • 'Jersey Boys' of summer: How the Broadway musical became a summer movie

    "Jersey Boys" was filmed on soundstages in Southern California, but director Clint Eastwood was determined to get some genuine Garden State action into the rags-to-riches story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. So near the end of production,...
  • Family guide to new movie releases

    'Jersey Boys' Rating: R for language throughout Summary: Friends from "the neighborhood" become Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and endure hardship and heartache in their decades on the road and on the pop charts. Kid attractor: It's the Broadway...
  • Film Review: 'Lady Maiko'

    Japan's rarefied geisha culture is kookily crossed with Broadway musicals in "Lady Maiko," Masayuki Suo's variation on "My Fair Lady." Gorgeously appointed and exuberantly choreographed, this crowded ensemble drama is a visual treat that, at well over two...
  • Chicago Theater Review: 'This Is Our Youth' Starring Michael Cera

    Michael Cera and Kieran Culkin are the latest star actors to take a crack at Kenneth Lonergan's "This Is Our Youth," the 1996 play that has always attracted notable talent thanks to the depth, pathos and wit of its portrait of adrift, privileged post-...
  • The Klezmer Company Orchestra plays Boca

    The Klezmer Company Orchestra plays Boca
    "On the Town": The Klezmer Company Orchestra, stirring musicmakers who regularly sound off on Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton’s campus, will salute one of Leonard Bernstein’s best-known Broadway musicals on Sunday night. The 50-member...
  • Orlando Shakespeare Theater picks Valjean for 'Les Miserables'

    Orlando Shakespeare Theater picks Valjean for 'Les Miserables'
    Ever since Central Floridian Davis Gaines announced during his cabaret series at The Abbey that he would be playing Javert in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's "Les Miserables," I've been wondering who would play Jean Valjean. The Shakes announced this...
  • 'Honeymoon in Vegas' musical to open on Broadway in January

    'Honeymoon in Vegas' musical to open on Broadway in January
    A musical version of the 1992 movie "Honeymoon in Vegas" will officially open on Broadway in January, with a cast that includes Tony Danza, best known for TV's "Taxi" and "Who's the Boss?" and who appeared in a production of the musical at the Paper...
  • Box Office: 'Think Like a Man Too' Crashing the Party With $32 Mil Bow

    "Think Like a Man Too" is eyeing first place at the weekend box office, but in order to snare its prize, the Sony Pictures/Screen Gems comedy must hold off two other well-received sequels, "22 Jump Street" and "How to Train Your Dragon 2." Currently, the...
  • 'Honeymoon in Vegas' Makes for a Safer Broadway Bet with N.Y. Critics Already On Its Side

    Producers usually spend the opening night of a Broadway show sweating it out while they wait for reviews to come in. But the upcoming opening night of "Honeymoon in Vegas" will probably provoke a lot less anxiety. With "Honeymoon" inking in a Rialto...
  • Original plays on tap at Touchstone

    "Fresh Voices," a showcase of new theater featuring original works-in-progress by Touchstone apprentices, returns Friday and Saturday with five original pieces exploring the theme of "Other Worlds." The showcase called "Beyond Words" features works by...
  • 'Video Games: The Movie,' Exec Produced by Zach Braff, Hits Screens in July

    Variance Films, the theatrical distribution arm of the newly founded company Amplify, has acquired director Jeremy Snead's "Video Games: The Movie," inking a July 18 theatrical release for the documentary in the U.S. and Canada. The film, geared toward...