| Feb 9, 2015
| 11:49 AM
For anyone who saw the first national tour of the musical "The Addams Family," the amusements currently to be had alongside Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday and Pugsley at the Mercury Theater will not come as a surprise.
For that road show of the Broadway...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:21 AM
Time magazine lists "Paper Towns," a set-in-Orlando mystery, as among 15 movies to see in 2015.
The film is based on author John Green's 2008 novel. When he was promoting the movie of "The Fault in Our Stars" last year, Green said he was advocating...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 2:42 PM
The Avenue J Music Festival will once again rock Coconut Grove.
This second annual festival, which is an alternative/indie Jewish inspired outdoor concert presented by Chabad of the Grove, takes place on Jan. 18 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. at The Barnacle...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:14 PM
The No. 1 reasons to watch the Golden Globes are the hosting powers of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, and, yes, the possibility that a live event featuring intoxicated celebrities will lead to some unpredictable moments.
Also, some are awards are given out,...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 5:51 PM
According to Golden Globes co-host Tina Fey, North Korea's review of the Sony comedy "The Interview" "wasn't even the worst review the movie got."
In their opening for the 72nd awards show, Fey and co-host Amy Poehler didn't shy away from joking about...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Aside from being a hugely entertaining and strikingly emotional show, "The Art of Falling," Second City's not-to-be-missed new collaboration with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, is a very significant formative moment in this city's long history of...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 9:18 PM
Is there anything Amy Poehler can’t do?
With “Yes Please,” out Tuesday, the modern day Renaissance woman proves her comedic talents translate into the written word almost as well as when displayed live from New York.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The shortest distance between Neil Patrick Harris and a glimpse of his life story isn’t a straight line. The actor/singer/director/award show host, currently appearing on screen in “Gone Girl” (and recently on Broadway starring in...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:26 PM
John Mulaney has the benevolent wide-set eyes, cresting hair and copacetic choirboy appearance of a superhero who has taken a spa day. He is trim to the point of receding, and as angular as Peter Parker. He walks with his hands plunged deep in his...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 11:25 AM
As anyone even remotely connected with it will tell you, awards season is a pain, an annual collective descent into a frenzied war of opposing forces.
Every year, the studios, the stars and the media sagely "reconsider" the wisdom and meaning of...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:01 PM
From TV's "30 Rock" to "Baby Mama," "Admission" and "Muppets Most Wanted," Tina Fey has offered up some priceless portraits of working women.
But for her latest movie — the new-to-DVD dramedy "This Is Where I Leave You" (2014, Warner, R, $30)...