| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:13 AM
What is Pixar doing, settling for adequacy?
"Monsters University," the weirdly charmless sequel to the animated 2001 Pixar hit "Monsters, Inc.," is no better or worse than the average (and I mean average) time-filling sequel cranked out by other...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Since his “Carlos Danger” alter-ego emerged a week ago, wannabe New York mayor Anthony Weiner has once again become late night’s favorite punching bag.
Now, even Kristin Chenoweth is joining in the pile-on. Tuesday on “The...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Growing up in Howard County, Caroline Bowman often fantasized about what it would be like to star in a Broadway musical.
On an October afternoon in Manhattan in 2011, she came one step closer to finding out.
"My cellphone rang and it was the casting...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Broadway box office held steady for the final week of summer 2013, keeping a tight grip on holiday-weekend sales ahead of a post-Labor Day sesh that traditionally sees sales slump.
There were both gains and declines at individual titles all along the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Rudyard Kipling hated Chicago. "It holds rather more than a million of people with bodies, and stands on the same sort of soil as Calcutta," wrote the man whom George Orwell dubbed "the prophet of British imperialism in its expansionist phase,"...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Karen Mason and Mark Jacoby will head the six-member cast of a new musical show, “Snapshots: A Musical Scrapbook” which will be receiving a workshop production at Goodspeed Musical’s Norma Terris Theatre in Chester.
The show features...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:54 PM
How has Sarah Horn’s life changed since she was randomly plucked from the audience at the Hollywood Bowl last Friday and brought onstage to sing an impromptu duet with her idol, Kristin Chenoweth?
For one, type “Sarah” into YouTube&...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Every summer must come to an end, and box office numbers indicate that last week might have been the beginning of the end of this year's annual summer boom on Broadway.
Nearly every production on the boards experienced declines last week, while...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:23 PM
The Girl Singers return to Capitol Theatre Sept. 4-7 for a new show, “Broadway’s Best.”
Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4-6 and 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7. The singers are being brought to the Hub City by Aberdeen Community...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Rachel Potter, a Central Floridian and Broadway star, will give a concert of songs from her country-music album "Live the Dream," this Monday, Aug. 19, at the Osceola Center for the Arts in Kissimmee. She plans to mix in Broadway music as well, and will...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Broadway's fall season launched a bit early this year, with Orlando Bloom topliner "Romeo and Juliet" bowing to strong numbers in a late-summer week that saw overall sales continue to slow in advance of the post-Labor Day dropoff.