| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Technically, 2014 is the milestone year for a "50th Anniversary Edition" of this Disney classic – whose production the inspired the new film "Saving Mr. Banks" – but it’s never too early for the thoroughly delightful fantasy, making...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Though it's been nearly half a century since she played the winsome Jane Banks in the 1964 classic "Mary Poppins," Karen Dotrice still refers to Walt Disney as Uncle Walt.
"He went out of his way to be solicitous," Dotrice, 58, said at her Brentwood...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Ever since Stephen Sondheim reached the four-score mark three years ago, the spotlight has shifted from his work to the legend himself. There have been birthday galas, musical tributes, interviews galore and books in which the master reveals the secrets...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Sad news: Burry Fredrik, a Tony Award--winning producer and director over five decades died in her home in Weston May 22. Cause of death was complications from a stroke she suffered two years ago, She was 86.
She co-produced Tom Stoppard’s “...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music" is one of the composer's most beloved musicals, and it contains what is perhaps the most famous song he has ever written -- "Send in the Clowns." A melancholy aria about longing and middle-age......
| Dec 15, 2010
| 2:11 PM
With Christmas falling on a Saturday this year, there's one last full week -- well, almost -- before St. Nick makes his annual rounds.
Thanks to television, DVD and Blu-ray, there also are chances to give yourself some extra holiday cheer with movies...