| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:46 PM
“‘You make Machiavelli look like Mother Teresa.” The speaker was a paramour of J.R. Ewing, the time was 1996, and the backdrop was a shoddy TV movie called “Dallas: J.R. Returns.” Of course, J.R. never really left. He looms...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Will you accept a Maria von Trapp who's a little bit country? When NBC offers its live telecast of “The Sound of Music,” Carrie Underwood will play Maria. If that sounds like a stretch, well, remember that Mary Martin first played Maria on...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Central Florida Community Arts' monthly cabaret series continues this weekend with an evening of classic Rodgers and Hammerstein showtunes.
In "The Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein: The Golden Age of Musical Theatre," singers will perform songs from shows...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Christopher Plummer will bring his one-man show "A Word or Two" to Los Angeles for a brief engagement at the Ahmanson Theatre next year. Center Theatre Group announced on Tuesday that Plummer is scheduled to perform 16 shows from Jan. 19 to Feb. 9.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award winner Christopher Plummer will be honored this spring with the Monte Cristo Award from the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford,
Plummer will receive the award at a fundraiser in at the Edison Ballroom in New York...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The Great American Mousical
Through Dec. 9, The Norma Terris Theatre, 33 North Main St., Chester, goodspeed.org
In the 1960s comedy Bedazzled, Julie Andrews' name is invoked like an incantation. Instead of "Abracadabra," it's "Juuullllie...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:47 AM
NEW YORK -- The hills will soon be alive with music again. NBC announced its live broadcast of "The Sound of Music" will air this December.
At the network's upfront presentation Monday morning at Radio City Music Hall, NBC entertainment chairman Bob...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:35 PM
No matter whether your mother's taste — or your memory of her, for that matter — is sweet or sour, the American Cinematheque has Mother's Day programming to suit the occasion. If your mom likes things sweet, the Cinematheque's Aero Theatre...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Oscar and Tony Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey gave a wild, rollicking and heartfelt tribute to Christopher Plummer at Monday night's gala for Waterford's Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. Plummer, 83, received the Monte Cristo Award at the New York-held...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 6:11 AM
Meg Chambers Steedle was a little intimidated by her first starring TV role, but not because it required her to sing and dance.
The 2008 graduate of Northwestern University's School of Communications stars opposite Steve Buscemi in the Prohibition-era...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Julie Andrews is wearing a white cap with the word "Think" embroidered on it as she sits down to tea in the Victorian parlor of the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam.
The star of iconic and beloved musicals and films such as "My Fair Lady," "Camelot,"...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Lyric Opera's 2013-14 season will be given over almost entirely to bread-and-butter repertory designed, at least in part, to ensure the company's sizable ticket sales don't flag in a still-weakened economy.
Although Lyric enjoys the largest subscription...