| Sep 6, 2013
As the days grow shorter and the temperatures drop, the theater scene offers its own bountiful fall harvest. From heirlooms to hybrids, homegrown treats to intriguing imports, the list below highlights just a few of the toothsome possibilities on 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 27, 2013
| 10:54 AM
You can't swing a critic around Times Square without hitting some kid who's featured, if not starring, in a Broadway show.
This fact was abundantly clear in the opening number of June's Tony Awards show when young cast members of "Annie," "Matilda,"...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire said Friday that it has found its lead for its upcoming production of "Mary Poppins," directed by Gary Griffin.
Summer Naomi Smart, currently appearing in "Shrek" at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, will play the title...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:28 AM
Bucks County Playhouse which re-opened last year after nearly closing permanently, has had great year bringing in big names such as Andrea McArdle, Tyne Daly and James Earl Jones for adult fare at the New Hope theater. Now the playhouse which is turning...
| Aug 4, 2013
In January, Eli Baker was a sixth-grader in Glastonbury, playing on soccer and lacrosse teams and auditioning for stage, film and television roles.
Two months later, the 11-year-old was filming a NBC television pilot, "Growing Up Fisher," that will be a...
| Jul 21, 2013
Seven weeks after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated"Hello, Dolly!" opened on Broadway and gave America something to sing and cheer about.
The historic musical comedy triumph is something Broadway old-timers still rhapsodize about. The...
| Jul 22, 2013
If you are a fan of all things Disney, the the D23 Expo is the thing for you. The show is a weekend long affair celebrating everything associated with that Magical Kingdom. And now that the Disney Corporation has acquired both Marvel (Spider-Man, The...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Ben Taylor, son of James Taylor and Carly Simon, revealed unique musical insight in a concert at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:30 PM