| Jun 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Daryl Hannah, "Lost" star Naveen Andrews and "Stargate Universe" alum Brian J. Smith are among the 14 actors cast in Netflix's upcoming original show "Sense8," Variety has confirmed.
The sci-fi drama is the first TV project from "Matrix" writers-...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:46 AM
A framed 2,000-piece jigsaw puzzle, made from a "Nicholas Nickleby" cast photo, hangs on the wall of Jim Helsinger's office. Artistic director of the Orlando Shakespeare Theater, Helsinger spearheaded the effort to bring the mammoth "Nickleby"...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:52 PM
"Crossbones" (NBC, Fridays), "Friday Night Spotlight: Pirate Pictures" (TCM, Fridays in June). Pirates! Their parrots, their peg legs, their eye patches; their planks for walking, their X'ed spot-markings; their swashbuckling ways and way of talking;...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:45 PM
In the wake of the underwhelming fourth-place debut last weekend for “Jersey Boys,” Monday-morning quarterbacks are weighing in with varying degrees of glee and schadenfreude about what may have gone wrong with the movie musical.
| Jun 24, 2014
After about an hour of practicing a series of intricate music compositions, a group of boys lingered behind the other campers to practice a piece they'll perform at a wrap-up talent show Friday.
The piece, for low brass instruments, was written by Jordan...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Bald man, ahoy! Hugh Jackman has shaved his head for his upcoming turn as the mischievous pirate Blackbeard in "Pan."
"Blackbeard is born. #PAN," the Tony Awards host captioned a picture he posted on Instagram. The snapshot shows the Aussie star in a...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Some things old and some things new dominated the Broadway box office charts last week, as "Aladdin" and "Beautiful," two of the strongest spring openers, muscled past last year's hits to nestle in the Top 10 right behind perennial juggernauts "The Lion...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:31 AM
"Urinetown," a Tony award-winning comedic musical, will be staged next week as a first-of-its-kind effort to bring students from throughout Township High School District 214 together as a cast.
The 30 or so cast members and seven crew members auditioned...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:53 AM
With less than a week until opening night, the Goodman Theatre’s revival of “Brigadoon” has undergone some significant casting changes.
Curt Bouril, the New York actor who was to play the leading role of Jeff Douglas, has left the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Nine lives indeed. As Andrew Lloyd Weber prepares to bring his hit 1980s musical "Cats" back to London's West End for a limited run beginning in December, the composer is also hinting at the possibility of a feline film adaptation.
According to Reuters,...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In the 12th annual Freddy Awards ceremony held recently State Theatre in Easton, Freedom School’s “Crazy For You” was the big winner of the night and especially Freedom leading man Daniel Youngelman, who won a special MVP award for...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Eddie Redmayne is engaged to girlfriend Hannah Bagshawe.
The actor, 32, who played Marius in the big-screen adaptation of "Les Miserables" in 2012, proposed to Bagshawe over Memorial Day weekend, his rep told People.
"He had been planning on it for a...