| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Broadway in Chicago filled in the gaps of its 2015-16 season on Tuesday.
Four shows join the previously announced “A Gentleman’s Guide To Love & Murder” (Sept. 29-Oct. 11), and the pre-Broadway tryout of the new musical “Gotta...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 4:41 PM
Talk about a prophetic theme song.
When the Los Angeles Times reported the 30th anniversary re-release of John Hughes' school-detention drama "The Breakfast Club," it opened with a rhetorical question that didn't need explaining: "You didn't forget...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:43 PM
It's been 28 years since Johnny Castle uttered, "Nobody puts Baby in a corner," and yet the line from the beloved 1987 movie is still enduringly popular.
"Dirty Dancing," the film that thrilled audiences with its daring dance moves, will again return to...
| 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...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:30 AM
James Franco, famous multihyphenate, wasn't trying to make a string of comedic sketches for AOL. But that's how his latest project, "Making a Scene with James Franco," turned out.
The writer-director-producer-actor-poet-professor was promoting "Making...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Previewing a theater season at Segerstrom Center for the Arts is like walking into a shoe retailer and eyeing a variety of styles created by the best designers.
There is the classic, the vintage and the contemporary.
And red patent-leather high-heel...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Broadway Across America and Lifetime morning show "The Balancing Act" have teamed for a series of six TV segments that will highlight Broadway titles that are currently on the road or will imminently launch touring productions.
The initiative, called...
| May 23, 2014
If you missed the Freddy Awards you missed seeing some of the most talented students in the Lehigh Valley singing and dancing their hearts out. But don't worry, channel 69 will re-broadcast the entire three-hour Tony-style awards show at 10:30......
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:34 AM
What if the story of Eva Peron were told by Argentine dancers and musicians performing traditional tangos from Argentina instead of a Broadway score by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice?
Will Southern California audiences, who apparently never have...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:37 AM
The 2014-2015 lineup presented by Broadway Across America at the Hippodrome does not boast blockbusters on the order of this season's "The Book of Mormon." But it will offer several recent Tony Award winners, a couple of dirty dancers and a famous...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:49 PM
I was 3 years old Flashdance came out in theaters. But it was something I got obsessed with around the fifth grade when my friends and I rented it from Blockbuster Video. I instantly fell head over heels for Jennifer Beals’ off-the-shoulder...