| Sep 14, 2010
Harold Gould, a veteran character actor who played con man Kid Twist in the 1973 movie "The Sting," Valerie Harper's father on TV's "Rhoda" and Betty White's boyfriend on "The Golden Girls," has died. He was 86.
Gould, who also was known for his stage...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Partway through one of the two shows taped for "Great Performances: Harry Connick Jr. in Concert on Broadway," airing Wednesday, March 2, on PBS (check local listings), a woman in the audience yells out, "Kick the tires and light the fires!"
| Feb 3, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1986 - New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms sparked a second-half comeback to rally the National Football Conference to a 28-24 Pro Bowl victory over the American Conference.
1991 - McLaughlin and Northwestern kept their perfect...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 1:51 PM
The Apollo Civic Theatre will host auditions for Neil Simon's comedy, "London Suite" at the theater, 128 E. Martin St., downtown Martinsburg, W.Va.
Auditions are 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, and Sunday, Feb. 6, and 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7. Call...
| Jan 24, 2011
Let the other ships have their rock climbing walls and their water slides, their come as-you-are and do-as-you-please ambience. On the new Queen Elizabeth, it's lawn bowling and croquet, formal nights and afternoon teas, assigned seating and fixed...
| Jan 17, 2011
There was a time in 1965 when Joel Grey thought he would throw in the towel on show business. He wanted to be Laurence Olivier but instead he was doing a dreadful musical in Jones Beach, Long Island, called " Mardi Gras" with the June Taylor Dancers.
| Jan 12, 2011
The St. Francis Stage Company's current staging of "The Sunshine Boys" offers quite a few bright spots for local theatergoers despite some uneven technical aspects.
Billed as an annual fundraiser for St. Francis Xavier School and parish, this production...
| Jan 5, 2011
Burbank actors Daniel Roebuck and Jim Roope will have to age 20 years through the magic of makeup for their roles as 70-year-old former vaudevillian performers reuniting for one last TV appearance in Neil Simon's "The Sunshine Boys".
The show opens...
| Apr 3, 2011
| 1:30 AM
At a round table discussion on Saturday afternoon, 11 community theater representatives discussed marketing, volunteers, ticket selling and even the way tickets are sold.
The discussion was part of the American Association of Community Theatre...
| May 6, 2011
Marian Mercer, a Tony-winning actress with a gift for comedy who was best known during a five-decade career for her television and stage work, which included a long-running performance in the 1969 Broadway hit "Promises, Promises," died April 27 in...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 6:19 AM
Cresson Lake Playhouse in Cresson will give audiences of the Laurel Highlands a taste of big time 1960s musicals with the run of Sweet Charity starting June 23. The Bob Fosse musical with a book by Neil Simon is a story about a woman named Charity...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 3:06 PM
'A Clockwork Orange'
In futuristic Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge volunteers for an experimental therapy. For ages 16 and older. 8 p.m. today through Saturday, June 18. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, 31 W. Patrick St., downtown Frederick, Md....