| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:06 AM
More than a dozen costumes from "The Sound of Music" -- including a jacket and pants worn by Christopher Plummer and a range of children's wardrobe pieces -- are headed to the auction block Dec. 21.
The upcoming auction was announced Thursday by...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Thanksgiving 2013 in the United States is as late as it can be this year — Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013. Leading up to that date, and over Thanksgiving 2013 weekend, as always, there will be plenty of TV programming related to the holiday (and even the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
You couldn’t have picked a more iconic movie to attempt what truly will be an unprecedented television event, but NBC, Carrie Underwood and True Blood’s Stephen Moyer are up for the challenge in the live, three-hour event The Sound of Music...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
For all of Simon Cowell's sneers about cabaret and Broadway, the "American Idol" contestants have repeatedly proved they can make it in New York and wow theater audiences.
The contestants who have performed on the Great White Way include Clay Aiken,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:48 PM
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Patrice Chereau, 68, a celebrated French actor and director in film, theater and opera who was renowned for cutting-edge productions, died Monday in Paris of complications related to...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 1:50 PM
The hills will be alive with the sound of Tony winners, when NBC's new production of "The Sound of Music" is broadcast Dec. 5.
NBC announced Monday that stage veterans Audra McDonald, Laura Benanti and Christian Borle have joined the cast, alongside the...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Henry Guettel, a film executive with both 20th Century Fox and Columbia Pictures as well as a former head of the Theater Development Fund, died Monday of pneumonia in Southampton, N.Y., according to his wife, Mary Rodgers Guettel. He was 85.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"I AM NOT twenty-ish. I am not thirty-ish. Three months ago I was 40 years old. Forty. 4-0. That slipped out. I hadn't quite made up my mind to admit it. Now I suddenly feel as if I've taken all my clothes off."
So said Bette Davis in 1950's "All About...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"S---W 'EM if they can't take a joke," goes the famous Bette Midler line. I've always considered this the perfect retort to -- just about anything!
ON THE day the Drama Desk announced a nomination for Bette Midler's one-person show about the Hollywood...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:03 PM
The Wick Theatre is alive with “The Sound of Music.”
The new Boca Raton theater’s inaugural production of the Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II musical has been dusted off by director Michael Ursua and imbued with a little...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:58 PM
After a string of sell-out shows in August, Central Florida Community Arts is offering an encore presentation of "The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein: The Golden Age of Musical Theatre."
Members of Central Florida Community Arts will perform songs from...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:45 AM
A collection of costumes from "The Sound of Music" -- including a full set of the Von Trapp children's drapery outfits -- will be up for bid at a July 29 Hollywood memorabilia auction, the Profiles in History auction house announced Wednesday.