| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"The Book of Mormon" has added five more weeks to its return engagement to the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. A touring Broadway production of the hit musical from the creators of "South Park" is scheduled to run at the Pantages from Jan. 21 to March 16....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:45 AM
It was like an episode of "Glee" except that it was real. It also had a triumphant ending for one recent high school graduate from Orange County.
On Monday, the top musical-theater performers from high schools across the country convened in New York for...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The wails of an infant haunt much of the 13-minute YouTube clip.
On the Internet's dominant video site, recordings of laughing babies, talking twin babies, roller-skating babies long have made for amusing, sure-fire click bait. This case of a crying...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:45 PM
"Ann," the one-woman show starring Holland Taylor as former Texas Gov. Ann Richards, has posted a closing notice on Broadway. The play will have its last performance at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre on June 30.
Taylor received a Tony Award nomination...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — "West Side Story," West Coast style, may seem oxymoronic. Certainly, the context for a colorful and wondrous, historic "West Side Story," given in concert by Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony here Sunday afternoon,...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Broadway is "not just for gays anymore!" Neil Patrick Harris playfully sang to kick off the 2011 Tony Awards ceremony. Harris was having fun with the long-standing relationship between Broadway and gays, who are a huge part of theater's creative...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:07 PM
The Walt Disney Studios unveiled the release dates of several highly anticipated movies to hit theaters this year and 2014.
“Saving Mr. Banks,” starring Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson and Colin Farrell, will be widely released on Dec. 20. The...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:30 PM
"One Night with Janis Joplin" was a popular hit when it ran earlier this year at the Pasadena Playhouse, with actress Mary Bridget Davies as the tragic folk-rock singer who died in 1970 at the age of 27. The musical, which premiered at Portland Center...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Darren Criss sat at a grand piano, leaning in as he played and performed with a group of Burbank high school students. "Standing in the Hall of Fame and the world's gonna know your name," he sang.
Criss was belting the inspirational chorus of the...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Sunday is Broadway’s big night -- the 67th Tony Awards -- and from the looks of things, the show is going to be especially, well, big.
After two years at the intimate Beacon Theatre, the show -- which will be hosted for the third consecutive...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Robert James Waller’s steamy, 1992 bestselling romance novel, “The Bridges of Madison County,” evokes many things: Iowa’s placid vistas and striking, covered bridges among them, as well as the sweltering sexual subtext between...