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  • Broadway's 'Spider-Man' musical begins previews on a shaky note

     
    On Sunday, Broadway's "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark" began preview performances at the Foxwoods Theater in New York. The event marks the first time that a paying public audience was able to experience the long-delayed stage musical. But according to........
  • Film review: 'The Tempest'

     
    Director Julie Taymor made a memorable feature debut with 1999's “Titus,” adapted from “Titus Andronicus,” widely considered Shakespeare's worst play. If she could make a silk purse out of that Elizabethan sow's ear, what could she...
  • Movie projector: New 'Narnia' looks solid, 'Tourist' will struggle as Christmas movie season begins

     
    It may be another two weeks until the actual holiday, but for the movies that open this weekend, it's all about lasting into Christmas. The hope for the studios releasing "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader"......
  • Weekend movies: 'The Tourist,' 'The Fighter,' 'The Chronicles of Narnia'

     
    This weekend's got something for everyone, if everyone includes people who like gorgeous movie stars, kids' fantasy films, oddball Shakespeare adaptations and serious movies about getting punched in the face. Here's what's new in theaters this weekend:...
  • Stylish new films to see this holiday season: 'The Tempest'

     
    In Julie Taymor’s version of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” the lead character Prospero has been transformed into a woman, Prospera (Helen Mirren), a queen who is banished to a deserted island with her daughter Miranda (Felicity Jones), where she...
  • Celebrity Scoop: Len Cariou

    Len Cariou, who plays the patriarch of the Reagans on CBS' "Blue Bloods," is one of those actors who seems so familiar. He should. He's been racking up TV and film credits since 1977 and has been a steady presence on Broadway since 1968. Yet it's as...
  • The Art Of Making 'The Tempest'

    The Art Of Making 'The Tempest'
    Darko Tresnjak is hanging upside down, swinging on a 25-foot stretch of red fabric at Hartford Stage. It's not that tech rehearsals for  Shakespeare's"The Tempest"have pushed the theater's artistic director over the edge. After he watched Joshua Dean...
  • Film of Christopher Plummer in "The Tempest" at SSF Set For Connecticut

    Film of Christopher Plummer in "The Tempest" at SSF Set For Connecticut
    Hartford Stage 's current production of William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" starring Daniel Davis not enough sturm und drang for you? Even knowing Olympia Dukakis is doing the show this summer at Shakespeare & Company in the Berkshires? Then check out...
  • Danny Boyle inspired by 'The Tempest' for Olympics ceremony

    Danny Boyle inspired by 'The Tempest' for Olympics ceremony
    Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle said that William Shakespeare's play "The Tempest" served as an inspiration for his recently revealed designs for the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics. The live extravaganza, which will be broadcast on...
  • Daniel Davis Is Prospero In "The Tempest" At Hartford Stage

    Daniel Davis Is Prospero In "The Tempest" At Hartford Stage
    Daniel Davis, veteran actor of stage and TV, will play Prospero on William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" at Hartford Stage May 10 to June 10. The production will be staged by the theater's new artistic director Darko Tresnjak. Davis' 40 -plus career in...
  • 'The Tempest'

    'The Tempest'
    Renowned for such Broadway hits as "The Lion King," director Julie Taymor turns her talents to one of Shakespeare's classics in this drama that alters the original story in one key way ...with Prospero converted into Prospera, as portrayed by Helen...
  • New stage in an old powerhouse highlights culture in Walla Walla, Wash.

    New stage in an old powerhouse highlights culture in Walla Walla, Wash.
    WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Not many men can sing a good Frankie Valli cover. (Ooo, those high notes.) But this rendition of "Working My Way Back to You" felt like it might blow the tin roof off this town's charming old Power House Theatre, which up until...