| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:45 AM
For the second year in a row, Disney's "The Lion King" has emerged as Broadway's undisputed monarch, beating out perennial rival "Wicked" for the No. 1 box-office spot for 2014.
Disney Theatrical also saw success with "Aladdin," which opened in March...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Nearly 70 years ago, a music teacher filling in for his wife’s second-grade class asked the children what they wanted for Christmas.
When hearing the sibilant sounds erupting all over the room, it inspired the man, Donald Yetter Gardner, to compose...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to turn your body into a percussion instrument?
"Stomp," which uses everything from garbage cans to hubcaps to beat out rhythms, is coming to the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia Friday for eight shows. And at...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Singer Idina Menzel will step away from Broadway stages and sound booths of Hollywood animation studios to undertake a global concert tour next year, starting July 7 in Richmond, Va., and culminating at the Hollywood Bowl on Oct. 3.
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:20 PM
In the classic children's story of perseverance and determination, a small engine must overcome huge odds to pull a train over a mountain.
"The Little Engine That Could" could easily be the story of Robert Callan Adams.
Four years ago, Adams, who...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The event: The Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park offered two days of high-stakes horse racing, paying out a total of $26 million in purses and culminating in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup Classic, which awarded $5...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:00 AM
The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts will hold a pre-show ticket lottery for Hartford performances of the musical “Wicked,” which runs Nov. 5 through Nov. 23. A limited number of $25 tickets will be available and entries will be...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 10:13 AM
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| Nov 8, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Cyndi Lauper knows what she wants: good lighting. Harvey Fierstein knows what he wants too: "Whatever she wants," he said with a laugh.
The two were hamming it up for a photo shoot at the Orpheum Theatre, where their hit Broadway musical "Kinky Boots"...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:59 PM
More than 1,500 spectators turned out Saturday to watch Grammy-winning singer Sheryl Crow perform the first concert in the Seneff Arts Plaza at the new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando.
"What a great night to be in Orlando,...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The show: "Wicked" at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford.
What makes it special?: The fourth visit of the popular musical, now in its 11th year on Broadway.
First impressions?: For this return visit to Hartford the question isn'...