| Mar 30, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Each year in the run-up to Easter, I pull an old CD off the shelf and listen to "Jesus Christ Superstar." This year, the Breakthrough Theatre allowed me to expand on my tradition by opening its production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock musical on Good...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:56 PM
The filming of the London arena production of the revival of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar will be broadcast to select U.S. cinemas nationwide on Monday, Oct. 29 and again on Thursday, Nov. 1 at 7:30 p.m.,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 11:01 AM
Sarah Brightman, the original Christine in "The Phantom of the Opera," is training to become a space tourist and is planning to travel to the International Space Station in 2015. The British singer made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference in...
| Nov 4, 2012
Lawrence Ramer, a Los Angeles businessman and philanthropist who served for a decade as president and chairman of the Center Theater Group overseeing the Mark Taper Forum and the Ahmanson Theatre at the downtown Music Center, has died. He was 84....
| Nov 13, 2012
Longtime classical music radio announcer in L.A.
Thomas Cassidy, 95, an announcer who was the longtime host of classical music programs on the now-defunct KFAC radio station, died Nov. 5 at Northridge Hospital Medical Center, his daughter...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre is in the midst of its 40th anniversary season, a significant milestone for a company that has tackled a sizable breadth of repertoire, from "Lysistrata" to "Hairspray," and maintained wallet-friendly ticket prices...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 3:19 PM
The classical music calendar is covered with notes in Howard County this weekend. That's because there are several local concerts scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, March 17 and 18. Much as music lovers might like to be in two places at the same time,...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Director is Robert Fahringer.
“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice based on the story of Joseph from the Hebrew Bible’s Book of Genesis. Fahringer says he chose “...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 9:01 AM
With Scrooge back under wraps, it's time for the 2013 winter theater season to begin in earnest. There's an especially strong slate of classical works opening between now and the end of March, but the offerings also are as diverse as ever. Among the...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
You think you know Zach Braff.
After all, he was the star of the frantic comedy “Scrubs” from 2001 to 2010 and if that didn’t get him cult status, then his droll turn in the 2004 movie “Garden State” did.
Yet you still...
| Jan 25, 2013
Child seat inspection
Anne Arundel Community College's Department of Public Safety will offer a car seat inspection from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, on the parking lot and garages located near the Central Services Building on the Arnold campus,...