| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Jun 06 (TheWrap.com) - Do not disturb Kevin Spacey while he's working.
The "House of Cards"€ť star was performing the one-man-show "€śClarence Darrow"€ť at London's Old Vic, when a patron's cell phone suddenly went off, according to a report by the...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:45 PM
It was H. L. Mencken's last party, and the invitation had been written more than 25 years earlier.
I was among the invited guests at the Enoch Pratt Free Library on Cathedral Street to witness the opening of Mencken's final papers, which his will...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 6:50 AM
"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" packs up a lot of troubles into its old kit bag of magic spells and evil ambitions — and the result is smiles, smiles, smiles. The supposedly last installment in Warner Bros.' big-screen "Harry Potter"...
| May 8, 2012
| 8:22 AM
There's a fallacy that reporters detest being in the spotlight. If that were really true, articles would be published without bylines. But print journalists have found that it's easier and more fun to ask questions than it is to answer them.
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:57 AM
He comes into view feet-first: a pair of battered brogues emerging with a series of loud thumps from beneath a cluttered desk, battering open a drawer jammed by overflowing paperwork. In the two hours that follow, Kevin Spacey's Clarence Darrow —...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Earthmoving equipment has uncovered what might be the basement or foundation of the old L.A. Times building that once stood at the northeast corner of North Broadway and West 1st Street in downtown Los Angeles.
The site is being developed as an...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Joely Richardson, the English actress best known to U.S. audiences for her role in FX series "Nip/Tuck," will take on Emily Dickinson in an Off Broadway production of "The Belle of Amherst," the solo play in which she will portray a total of 15...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey has served as the artistic director of the prestigious Old Vic theater in London since 2003, but will step down from the position in fall 2015, handing the reins to Matthew Warchus. It will perhaps come as a relief to...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
More than a decade ago, Kevin Spacey made what many in Hollywood considered a curious decision. In the midst of a thriving film career, on the heels of winning his second Oscar, Spacey moved to London to run an old theater.
It was a worthy endeavor...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Kevin Spacey, who has led the Old Vic as artistic director since 2004, will hand over the reins of the company to veteran stage director Matthew Warchus starting in the fall of 2015, the London theater announced on Thursday.
Warchus is a versatile...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Come August, the London theatre scene often shivers in the shadow of that north-of-the-border knees-up gargantuan, the Edinburgh Festival.
But before the annual exodus begins, the capital anticipates the Scots shindig with its own London International...
| Apr 13, 2014
Just about two weeks ago, this newspaper and WGN Radio quietly celebrated 90 years together. But in a few months, they will be calling it quits.
The Tribune Co.'s broadcast and publishing divisions are going their separate ways, ending a media...