| Apr 30, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Isn't half the fun of competitive arts awards the chance to guess who will be nominated, then win?
The first half of this sort of merriment for the theater world is the Tony Award nominations which will be announced Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m.
| May 1, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Last May, Da'Vine Joy Randolph graduated from the Yale School of Drama, unclear what her future as an actor would hold.
On Tuesday morning, she was nominated as best featured actor in a musical for her performance in "Ghost: The Musical," in a role of...
| Jun 10, 2012
Here is the full list of Tony nominations for 2012 (WINNERS are noted):
"Clybourne Park," Bruce Norris WINNER
"Other Desert Cities," Jon Robin Baitz
"Peter and the Starcatcher," Rick Elice
"Venus in Fur," David Ives
"Leap of Faith"...
| May 26, 2010
Sorry, Evita, if there's any crying going on in Argentina these days, it's likely to be in the vineyards. And they're tears of joy.
Sales of Argentine wine continue to build strongly in the United States, according to The Nielsen Co., a market research...
| Mar 15, 2009
At the moment, the current contretemps in American letters revolves around "The Kindly Ones," Jonathan Littell's mammoth, translated-from-French novel about the horrors of the Holocaust that's divided critics around the world considerably since its...
| Mar 20, 2008
Hollywood used to make Oscar-winning movies out of Tony Award-topping tuners like "My Fair Lady" and " The Sound of Music."
Nowadays, however, Broadway borrows from studio vaults, turning both celluloid hits and misses into stage shows. This year at...
| May 30, 2010
Sundays Live at LACMA: Weekly one-hour classical chamber music concerts and recitals by soloists and ensembles. This series has been running since 1948. Bing Theater, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. 6 p.m. Free. http:/...
| May 29, 2007
Jeh Jeh was live at Virginia Samford to preview the popular musical "Evita," which runs through June 3rd. Argentina's controversial First Lady is the subject of this dynamic musical masterpiece. As an illegitimate fifteen-year-old, Eva escaped her...
| Jun 29, 2007
In order to make some news to promote the unstoppable show's second-anniversary shebang last week, the savvy "Wicked" handlers at Broadway in Chicago announced that the musical has become "Chicago's longest-running Broadway musical." So, to check out that...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Now that nominations are out, I'll have to resume snooping amidst Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members soon and count up Golden Globe votes to give you the best spy report. Till then, here's my handicapping of the top film categories. Winners will be...