| Nov 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
If you like musicals packed with songs delivered by a vibrant cast boasting a certified star at the helm, all surrounded by cool stagecraft, then hasten to the National Theatre for the pre-Broadway tryout of “If/Then.”
If you’re more...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 6:00 PM
NEW YORK — “I don't want to be a new kind of married,” howls one of the self-doubting characters in Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's occasionally precious but thoroughly fascinating and intellectually and musically rich new Broadway musical....
| May 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Camaraderie, positivity and lots of theater love filled the air at the 29th annual Lucille Lortel Awards Sunday at the NYU Skirball Center in downtown Manhattan.
Hosts Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally, currently staring in their own limited Off-...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The coming week looks like it will be an extremely busy one for actress Idina Menzel.
The "Wicked" and "Rent" veteran is scheduled to sing "Let It Go" from the Disney animated movie "Frozen" on Sunday at the Oscar ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Adam Halpin and Katie Rose Clarke srstar in the Long Wharf Theatre production of the two-actor musical “The Last Five Years”, which plays May 7 to June 1 on the main stage in New Haven.
Gordon Edelstein, artistic director at the theater,...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Anthony Rapp was born in Joliet, Ill., on this date in 1971. This birthday guy is best known for playing the role of Mark Cohen in "Rent," both in the Broadway musical and the 2005 film. His other film work includes "Road Trip,"...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:33 AM
"Psych: The Musical" is at long last ready for its curtain raiser.
Creator Steve Franks and his writing crew are no strangers to bringing the kooky to the long-running USA Network series--who could forget the re-enactment of "Clue"?
Now, ahead of...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
It was a theater lovefest for the ages on Feb. 3 at the Pierre Hotel in New York, where a bevy of stars pulled out all the stops to honor their friend and co-worker, modern Renaissance man Neil Patrick Harris. Harris was honored as part of the Drama...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The sublime talents of soprano Idina Menzel are showcased to the hilt in "If/Then," an impressive new tuner by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey that gives new meaning to the term "book-heavy musical." Bowing in a pre-Broadway tryout at D.C.'s National Theater,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 5:05 PM
TV networks keep rolling out their holiday specials, films and episodes this week, so it's up to digital platforms to present non-holiday fare. Season 2 of "CH:OS:EN" and two season of "Aim High" debut on Crackle, while Netflix presents Season 2 of...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:32 PM
What happens when you mix one part standard-issue police procedural, a touch of Sherlock Holmes and USA Network’s talent for creating colorful, serio-comedic characters? A recipe for AWESOMENESS called Psych that’s what. USA’s long-...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...