| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
PARIS -- The most important European casualty of the international financial crisis has been the solidarity that until recently existed within the European Union, whose foundation and continuing raison d'etre has been to consolidate nations and peoples...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
New York City chef Eddie Huang is ready to dish up a second helping of "Fresh Off the Boat."
Vice Media will launch new episodes of the online travelogue series Sept. 30. The new episodes will see the bestselling author travel to Mongolia, Moscow,...
| Sep 12, 2013
Time was, fall was about fresh beginnings: a new TV season, new dramas at theaters, college bands touring campuses. Now, all that stuff happens year-round, without a clean start or finish. It can be dizzying, but this is a good thing. Nostalgic tribute...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Dennis Kelly, Tony-winning bookwriter of the musical "Matilda," is second only to Caryl Churchill as the U.K.'s most ambitious and iconoclastic dramatist. "The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas," his startlingly idiosyncratic and often surprisingly...
| 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 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 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 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 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Tom Hiddleston feels most alive when he's performing Shakespeare.
"I don't know why I do," said the 32-year-old British actor, whose recent video with Cookie Monster on the importance of waiting was an Internet sensation.
"But it does reconnect me...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 5:30 AM
As long as back-stabbing colleagues, flattering minions and starter wives exist, pop culture is likely to maintain its infatuation with Henry VIII.
Anglophone audiences seemingly can't get enough of the English monarch's political and romantic...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:57 AM
In 1978, before the merger of show business and politics was complete, it was still possible to build a show with the shocking premise that a working-class actress with a body and a dream could seduce a military leader and an entire nation. Tim Rice and...