| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For almost two decades the Tenthouse Theater and its sibling Music Theater entertained the North Shore.
Producer Herb Rogers founded The Tenthouse Theater in 1948. The "Theater in the Round" featured the Tenthouse Theater Company, an "all-Equity" troupe...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:39 PM
A new batch of Disney theme park celebrity advertisements from photographer Annie Leibovitz stars model-actress Olivia Wilde, TV star Alec Baldwin, singer-actress Queen Latifah as well as Oscar-winners Jeff Bridges and Penelope Cruz.
| Sep 20, 2011
| 8:42 AM
Any 20th-century animator working in film who chose to ignore what was coming out of the Walt Disney studios did so at a professional cost. And from 1941 on, Disney's "Dumbo" was the elephant in the room.
This week it joins "Snow White," "Pinocchio,"...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:32 AM
The big news in Baltimore theater this season is the arrival of British-born Kwame Kwei-Armah, who is taking the helm as the new artistic director of Centerstage (700 N. Calvert St., 410-332-0033). Kwei-Armah, who replaces Irene Lewis, has said he's...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 9:28 AM
It's the story of a puppet -- who proves he can be a boy -- and in the process, learns a valuable lesson.
The Little Traverse Civic Theatre's production of "Pinocchio" opened Thursday, and runs through Saturday, March 17, at the Ross Stoakes Theatre...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:16 AM
"The Strange and Terrible True Tale of Pinocchio (the Wooden Boy) As Told by Frankenstein's Monster (the Wretched Creature)"
Walt Disney had a knack for boiling fairy tales down to their least-objectionable essence, and of the many dank Old World...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 3:18 PM
Lloyd Pearson, a veteran Baltimore Sun photographer whose iconic image of yellow and green Mayflower moving vans rolling the Baltimore Colts out of town during a midnight snowstorm earned him lasting fame, died New Year's Day from complications of...
| Jul 28, 2011
Memories of most shows fade over time. But a very select few seem to stay with you forever.
For me, one show on that short list is a production of "Korczak's Children," which I saw in 2003 at the Children's Theatre Company of Minneapolis.
| Apr 5, 2012
Art is in the eye of the beholder, and since the Disney Fantasy can hold 8,000 passenger eyes, it's no wonder the halls are decked with frame after frame of Disney artwork.
The new Disney Cruise Line ship that set sail on its maiden voyage on March 31...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:22 PM
Billy Barnes, a composer and lyricist whose music and devilishly funny lyrics were displayed on "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" in the 1960s and '70s and in his earlier series of satirical music revues in Hollywood that launched the careers of performers such...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:39 PM
If you're not quite ready to head indoors for the fall, the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company has just the show for you. Think of it as a way to partake of an early offering in the new theater season in Howard County while watching that show under the stars....
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:22 AM
Children's theater is an entertaining way to impart ethical values. The Red Branch Theatre Company's kid-friendly production of "Pinocchio" nose, er, knows how to make the smallest theatergoers aware of the consequences of lying.
That lesson is conveyed...