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The Drowsy Chaperone (musical)

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  • Theater review: 'Robin and the 7 Hoods' at the Old Globe

     
    San Diego -- Something slightly felonious is happening with the goldmine of tunes by Sammy Cahn and Jimmy Van Heusen, the songwriting team that helped revitalize Frank Sinatra’s hip factor in the 1960s. The new musical “Robin and the 7......
  • Beware: 'American Idiot' can pull off an upset at Tony Awards

     
    More and more I hear rumblings of the possibility that "American Idiot" can pull off an upset for best musical at the Tonys over "Memphis" and "Fela!," the two presumed front-runners. (See breakdown of pundits' predictions here.) Lots of voters are...
  • 'Elf' musical, based on Will Ferrell movie, gets Broadway holiday run

     
    We were hoping for "Bad Santa: The Musical," but in the meantime, this will have to do. Organizers said Wednesday that "Elf," a new stage musical based on the 2003 Will Ferrell comedy, will open at Broadway's Al Hirschfeld Theatre......
  • 'Robin and the 7 Hoods' revives Cahn and Van Heusen tunes

    'Robin and the 7 Hoods' revives Cahn and Van Heusen tunes
    Of the following fabled songwriting teams of the 20th century, which won three Oscars, garnered eight Oscar nominations, but never won a Tony? A) Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. B) George and Ira Gershwin. C) Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick...
  • Broadway star Sutton Foster will present concerts at the Kirk Douglas Theatre

     
    Tony-winner Sutton Foster will give two concerts featuring songs from her Broadway shows as well as her own selection of favorites at 8 p.m. April 29 and 30 at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. "An Evening With Sutton......
  • Old Globe's summer season offers mad British kings, singing Chicago gangsters, late romance

     
    "King me!" is what checker players love to shout, but it could also be a slogan this summer at the Old Globe in San Diego -- although both British kings on display, Shakespeare's legendary Lear and Alan Bennett's historical George......
  • Monster Mash: Magritte painting stolen in Brussels; senator launches inquiry into NEA; Stoppard, Hadid win awards

     
    -- Missing masterpiece: A 1948 painting by Magritte valued at about $1.1 million was stolen in broad daylight from the Musee Rene Magritte in Brussels. -- Digging deeper: Republican Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming said in a press release (pdf......
  • Move it and lose it at 'Minsky's'

    Move it and lose it at 'Minsky's'
    A good dancer does more than just defy gravity; he seems to have his own personal supply -- a force field that shapes space and time around his movements. Every impulse has weight and no energy is wasted, even in the enervating trial and error of...
  • 'The Drowsy Chaperone' at the Ahmanson Theatre

    'The Drowsy Chaperone' at the Ahmanson Theatre
    Well, he's still sitting alone in his room, listening to his original cast albums play. The answering machine light isn't blinking, the apartment could use some sprucing up, and that old cardigan he's wearing is looking a little ratty. But you have to...
  • Ticket lines replace picket lines

    NEW YORK -- For now, everything on Broadway is coming up roses. After a paralyzing 19-day strike that shut down 26 shows, long lines at the box offices this weekend have finally replaced picket lines. The Rialto is buzzing again, just in time for the...
  • Megan Mullally at the age of freedom

    Megan Mullally at the age of freedom
    Megan Mullally comes through the door of a small office at the Odyssey Theatre, dressed in a long, flowy strapless dress, a black cardigan and Chinese slippers. Her fashionably straight auburn hair brushes her shoulders, and she looks radiant. Or is that...