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  • 'The Simpsons': Five of the series' greatest musical moments

    'The Simpsons': Five of the series' greatest musical moments
    The music of "The Simpsons" will be in the spotlight starting Friday when the long-running Fox animated series takes over the Hollywood Bowl for a live concert extravaganza featuring songs performed by cast members and other guests, including Conan O'...
  • Vanessa Hudgens graduating to Broadway in 'Gigi' musical

    Vanessa Hudgens graduating to Broadway in 'Gigi' musical
    Having graduated from "High School Musical" and embarked on a wild detour in "Spring Breakers," Vanessa Hudgens will next take on the refinement of turn-of-the-century French society in "Gigi" -- the stage musical version of the classic 1958 movie....
  • Venice Film Review: 'The Council of Birds'

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - In 1929, three pals search for a composer friend who's hidden himself away in the woods in the intriguingly febrile "The Council of Birds," an impressive graduation film from Timm Kroeger that looks terrific yet is rather too...
  • Famed pianist Ohlsson plays Russian masters with ASO

    Pianist Garrick Ohlsson is a big guy, not just in the classical music world, but also literally. Six feet 4 inches tall and massive in build, he looks like he could take a 9-foot concert grand in a fair fight. But if you want to hear a Chopin scherzo or...
  • Theater: 'Mercy Killers' questions U.S. health care system

    A one-man play written and performed by Broadway actor Michael Milligan takes on the state of health care in the United States. "Mercy Killers," at 4:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 p.m. Friday at Zoellner Arts Center, takes an unblinking look at the ends to...
  • Music documentary 'Take Me To the River' covers a lot of familiar ground

    There have been earlier and better movies about "The Memphis Sound," with the documentary "Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story" being among the best. And there have been recent and better music documentaries built around the idea of giving music...
  • Fall Theater Season Full Of Classics Such As 'Hamlet,' 'Our Town,' 'Holiday Inn'

    Fall Theater Season Full Of Classics Such As 'Hamlet,' 'Our Town,' 'Holiday Inn'
    Some Shakespeare, a touch of Stoppard and then things get really Wilder (Thornton, that is). That's just some of the major writers whose works will highlight a busy stage season on Connecticut. Throw in a new musical at Goodspeed, a new comedy by a...
  • Demi Lovato works to make a difference

    Demi Lovato works to make a difference
    Demi Lovato coverage is often fixated on topics unrelated to her music: A. Why did the pop star recently unfollow ex-BFF Selena Gomez on Twitter? B. What does Lovato — who performs Monday at Amway Center in Orlando — really think of her...
  • Ol' Blue Eyes is back — but this time, his name is Mike McCaffrey

    Ol' Blue Eyes is back — but this time, his name is Mike McCaffrey
    Frank Sinatra may not be around to serenade fans with his melodic voice, but Mike McCaffrey, the 80-year-old — and blue-eyed — Laguna Beach resident, is picking up where the baritone singer left off. McCaffrey, the pianist and singer with...
  • Appeal of 'Les Miserables' endures

    Appeal of 'Les Miserables' endures
    Heather Quinn is determined to see Orlando Shakespeare Theater's production of "Les Miserables," which opens Friday night. "I love 'Les Miz,'" said the Orlando resident, using the fans' nickname for the hit musical. She's not alone. The Shakes set a...
  • Garden Theatre opens season with TheatreWorks' 'Sweeney Todd'

     Garden Theatre opens season with TheatreWorks' 'Sweeney Todd'
    The Garden Theatre opens TheatreWorks Florida's production of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" this Friday, Sept. 12. "Sweeney," a dark musical, runs through Oct. 5 and kicks off the Garden Theatre's 2014-2015 season. "Sweeney Todd" will...