| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:06 PM
From Classical to Jazz
Pianist Sonya Lee and singer Melina Kalomas perform at 5 p.m. at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort, 1221 Coast Hwy., Newport Beach. Tickets are $25, and VIP tickets are available for $75. For more information, call (949) 630-...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 3:05 AM
A memorial celebration to honor the life and career of Cheshire Connecticut native Ron Palillo, best known as Horshack on TV’s "Welcome Back, Kotter" will be ob Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 6 p.m. at The Triad Theatre, 158 West 72nd St. in New York....
| Feb 9, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Daniel Davis, veteran actor of stage and TV, will play Prospero on William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" at Hartford Stage May 10 to June 10.
The production will be staged by the theater's new artistic director Darko Tresnjak.
Davis' 40 -plus career in...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 7:40 AM
BAY VIEW -- The Sunday Sunset Vesper Series at Bay View continues at 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, in Hall auditorium with a program called Epic Movie Themes, featuring composers that include John Williams, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Giuseppe Verdi, Scott...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 11:10 PM
Really, the violins' highest notes said it all. It's so easy for those upper-register sounds to come across as ragged, boarding on squeaky.
But the violinists of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields showed how those notes can thrill in an engaging...
| Jun 7, 2013
Of all the things I imagined Oscar-winner Geoffrey Fletcher might choose for his directing debut, "Violet & Daisy," the story of two teenage assassins on the loose in New York City, was not on the list.
Fletcher, who won the Oscar for his screenplay...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
I grew up listening to the Los Angeles Philharmonic, which may help explain why I had to learn to love Mozart. That happened when I went away to college and, studying the scores, discovered how much I had been missing, how much Mozartean magic had...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Just when you thought it was safe to get out of your house and into the long-delayed sunny season, Chicago theaters of all sizes unleash some of their most promising offerings of the year. When you're ready for a break from the beach and the ballpark,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:45 AM
[This post has been updated.]
"Family Guy" on Fox gave its satirical regards to Broadway on Sunday in a new episode in which Brian and Stewie face off as rival playwrights battling for supremacy in the Griffin household.
Sunday's episode featured...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Choreographer Twyla Tharp, whose work spans ballet, modern dance, jazz and Broadway, is to receive a lifetime achievement honor during this year's Tribeca Film Festival. Tharp is scheduled to receive the honor at the annual Tribeca Disruptive Innovation...