| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:36 AM
The planned stage adaptation of the hit movie "Frozen" will feature some of the same talents that made the Oscar-winning animated feature.
Disney said on Friday that Jennifer Lee, who co-directed the movie and wrote the screenplay, will work on the book...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:50 PM
A cast of 40 actors in the musical "Ragtime," running now through Feb. 22 at Actors Playhouse, give uplifting performances in a portrayal of early 20th century America within three families.
Actors Playhouse created a lavish $390,000 production...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:01 AM
Box office numbers don't always reflect the success of a film during awards season. In fact, many awards front-runners are often distributed in limited release at art house theaters across the U.S. before they ever hit the megaplex.
This year is no...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:19 AM
The survival of the Alex Theatre in Glendale was in serious doubt when the landmark venue nearly lost vital funding with the state’s elimination of local redevelopment agencies in 2012. Its prospects look considerably rosier now.
| Jan 29, 2015
| 1:41 PM
Who wants to live in New York?
That's the question the Smith children ask their father with exasperation. After all, the fair is coming St. Louis, not NYC.
The musical "Meet Me in St. Louis" opens Feb. 6 at Palette, Masque & Lyre (PM&L) Community...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:13 AM
Anna Kendrick was a guest on "Conan" on Thursday night, promoting her upcoming musical film "The Last Five Years." But rather than the usual celeb-and-host reparte, she and Conan O'Brien decided to show rather than tell.
In other words, they turned...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:00 AM
CLERMONT — If you love musical theater, you will probably go crazy for "The Drowsy Chaperone," which is stuffed with every creaky action and most of the stock characters in the history of the theater.
Drama students at East Ridge High School...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:10 AM
The Los Angeles premieres of the Broadway hit "If/Then" and the Tony Award-winning "Beautiful — The Carole King Musical" anchor the Pantages Theatre's 2015-16 season, organizers announced Monday.
The theater also will mark its 85th year with two...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:42 PM
Three modern plays will join the previously announced musical "Spamalot" in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's 2015-16 season.
The season's two Shakespeare productions will be "The Tempest," the story of man and his daughter left stranded on a mystical...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 8:39 PM
The 57th Grammy Awards on Sunday became the night of Sam Smith, the freshman British singer-songwriter who took three of the four top awards, for record, song and new artist.
The runaway success of Smith’s career in the span of barely eight months...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 4:02 PM
A disembodied voice echoed through the cavernous expanse of Staples Center on Thursday, booming the phrase "Cello mike — one, two, three, four…." And then the sound of a piano floated through the arena, telegraphing the opening for Annie...