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  • Randy Jackson to exit 'American Idol' after 13 seasons

    Randy Jackson to exit 'American Idol' after 13 seasons
    Randy Jackson is leaving "American Idol" -- and this time, it's serious. The 58-year-old singing judge and musical mentor will not return for the show's 14th season in January, Fox confirmed Tuesday. Jackson, who had been with "Idol" since its 2002...
  • 'Musical gumbo': Soulstice Reb'L will host album release party at The Norva

    'Musical gumbo': Soulstice Reb'L will host album release party at The Norva
     The work is done, and now it's time for Soulstice Reb'L to play.  The Portsmouth-based quintet, which describes its eclectic grooves as "musical gumbo," will hold a release party for its album "Reb'Lution" at The Norva on Saturday night.  And after...
  • Ambitious new work would help elevate Center Theatre Group

    Ambitious new work would help elevate Center Theatre Group
    Taking stock of Center Theatre Group on the occasion of the Music Center's 50th anniversary is a bit like trying to summarize an up-and-down marriage. So many reasons to leave, so many cherished moments making it impossible to go. After the rudderless...
  • Checking in with: Philharmonic Society of Orange County's John Mangum

    When an organization announces you as its leader in a season brochure and attaches the words "new era" to your name — well, no pressure, right? That's the challenge, and opportunity, that John Mangum had this fall when the Philharmonic Society of...
  • Hartford Stage Plans Autism-Friendly 'Christmas Carol' Performance

    Hartford Stage Plans Autism-Friendly 'Christmas Carol' Performance
    Hartford Stage will be entertaining a special audience for those on the autism spectrum for one performance of "A Christmas Carol — A Ghost Story of Christmas." The theater will host its first a "sensory-friendly" performance of its annual holiday...
  • Boulez touch palpable in CSO concert, even with the master absent

    Boulez touch palpable in CSO concert, even with the master absent
    The burgeoning career of Pablo Heras-Casado makes the young Spaniard one of Pierre Boulez's most successful conducting proteges. So it seems only fitting that a week of Chicago Symphony Orchestra programs honoring Boulez on his upcoming 90th birthday (the...
  • 'Everyday Rapture' actress has a song in her heart

    Even saving her full-out voice in rehearsal, Jodie Langel generates enough power to light the stage at the Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park. So it's easy to see how she can climb into the lead role of the real Sherie Renee Scott and take an audience...
  • 'Duck Dynasty' musical in the works

    'Duck Dynasty' musical in the works
    The Robertsons are heading to the theater. The family, famous for their A&E reality show "Duck Dynasty," is expanding their brand to a musical in Las Vegas entitled "The Duck Commander Family Musical," according to the New York Times. Actors will...
  • 'Duck Dynasty' musical aiming for Las Vegas in 2015

    'Duck Dynasty' musical aiming for Las Vegas in 2015
    A new stage musical based on the protagonists of the A&E reality series "Duck Dynasty" is aiming to open next year in Las Vegas. The musical, which would feature actors playing members of the hirsute Robertson family from Louisiana, is looking to open...
  • Animals As Leaders at the forefront of a sonic surge

    Animals As Leaders at the forefront of a sonic surge
    Animals as Leaders frontman Tosin Abasi is one of the most-revered guitarists in metal. He's also African-American. When he walks into the club the night of a show, sometimes this happens: "They'll be like, 'Can I help you, sir?' Because obviously I'm...
  • Lessons shoehorned into 'Kinky Boots'

    Lessons shoehorned into 'Kinky Boots'
    Would you believe that in the Broadway juggernaut "Kinky Boots," which has just arrived at the Pantages Theatre, nobody even wears boots? Of course you wouldn't. I'm kidding. The show, which won six Tonys last year, including awards for musical,...