| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:30 AM
It is the West End play that will not be ignored. A stage version of the 1987 movie "Fatal Attraction" will open on London's West End next year. The play, directed by the award-winning Trevor Nunn, is set to open March 25 at London's Theatre Royal...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:53 AM
British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who is having a stellar year with "Star Trek Into Darkness" and the upcoming "12 Years a Slave," "The Fifth Estate" and "August: Osage County," will be brushing up on his Shakespeare next fall on the London stage,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:30 PM
"Much Ado About Nothing" is the blueprint for rom-coms, but what makes it fascinatingly unique is that it's both comedy and tragedy. Except that in the Old Vic's ill-conceived, witless, ill-conceived, dismayingly bungled production it is neither....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:20 AM
The Portland Cello Project hit New London's Hygienic Art Park on Sat., Sept. 21 as part of their Bech, Bach and Brubeck tour. They'll be performing works by Beck Hansen, Dave Brubeck and J.S. Bach, reinterpreting and combining their music for a new...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:20 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The parking lots around Beaver Stadium were packed full of tailgaters hours before kickoff ahead of Penn State’s game on Saturday evening against UCF — a preview, officials hope, of the environment next season in...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Helen Mirren, who has reigned on screen and stage as the queen, can add another jewel to her crown.
National Theatre Live announced Monday that its June 13 live broadcast of "The Audience," which stars Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, attracted a record...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Michael Jackson would have earned $1.1 billion to $1.5 billion if his ill-fated "This Is It" concerts in London had turned into a worldwide tour, an accountant with decades of experience working with pop music acts testified Monday in downtown Los...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Courant readers have been paying close attention to my colleague Jon Lender's stories on state government officials hiring relatives for summer jobs in their departments. It's a dispiriting enough tale to have caught the attention of Gov. Dannel P....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:21 PM
An accountant’s projection that Michael Jackson would have made as much as $1.5 billion if he’d taken his doomed “This Is It” 260-show world tour was attacked sharply Tuesday by a defense attorney, who said the singer had never...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Anchor Bay Entertainment UK, the British arm of the Starz-owned, Beverly Hills-based distribution company, has inked a co-production pact with Jonathan Sothcott's London-based indie Richwater Films.
The partners will develop, finance and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:00 PM
BERKELEY — Their Stradivarius voices precede them. Climbing the stairs for an interview following an afternoon rehearsal of their Broadway-bound production of Harold Pinter's "No Man's Land" at Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Ian McKellen and Patrick...