| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:38 PM
The late playwright Horton Foote influenced the choices of both individual artists who stood above the crowd in local theater in 2011.
Foote wrote the play "A Trip to Bountiful," the movie version of which won its star, Geraldine Page, an Oscar in 1985....
| Jul 25, 2011
| 5:58 PM
Mi scusi Italianos... Russkie Idut. Translation: the Brighton Beach Russians are here and the TV network Lifetime is ready to launch a new reality show that threatens to be NYC's version of The Jersey Shore.
The show is called Russian Dolls and it...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 2:17 PM
In Brooklyn's Brighton Beach parking spaces are disappearing rapidly, leaving residents at the mercy of the only existing permit-parking lot.
Constant calls into the Neighborhood Association are proof to President Pat Singer that her community is in need...
| Aug 11, 2011
The new Lifetime reality show "Russian Dolls" goes in deep--deep into the Russian-immigrant community of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Of course the comparisons are there, pitting the show as the Russian version of "The Jersey Shore." "Russian Dolls"...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:21 PM
A fire and water main break are making it difficult for commuters to get home Friday night.
A fire in the West 8th Street-NY Aquarium subway station is affecting service on the Q, F and B lines -- the one-alarm fire broke out in the relay room that...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Train service in and around Coney Island is still a mess, as fire investigators look for the cause of Friday evening's track fire.
F trains aren't running between the Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue and Avenue X stations; and there's no Q service between...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 5:24 PM
F train service between Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue and Avenue X stations resumed Saturday around 7:20 p.m.
The West 8th Street-NY Aquarium Station re-opened to F train customers, but not for those riding the Q. Repair crews are still working on...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Broadway veteran, Jan Neuberger will present with her one-woman show, "Boomer Girl!" at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park March 22 to 25 for four performances.There bis a post-show talk back immediately following the final matinee on the 25th.
| Sep 1, 2011
| 8:32 PM
No sooner does September check in than local stage productions flood in.
The honor of kicking off the 2011-12 season goes to the Costa Mesa Playhouse. This weekend it revives Noel Coward's ghostly comedy "Blithe Spirit." That's the antique chuckler about...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:33 AM
The MTA has restored normal subway service to the A, B, C and D trains just in time for the Tuesday morning commute. A massive water main break Monday morning had crippled the transit system in Upper Manhattan and casued flooding on the streets and subway...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:19 PM
About a quarter of a century ago, Neil Simon wrote his fictionalized autobiography — and, being Simon, he took three plays to do it. "Biloxi Blues," the second in his "BB trilogy," is the meat in this theatrical sandwich, slipped in neatly between...