| Mar 1, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Costa Mesa High School's drama students will soon lift the curtain on a musical that revels in the backstage drama of beauty pageants, and on Thursday they researched the real thing.
Angela Perez-Baraquio, who Miss America 2001 and the first Asian...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 3:04 PM
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra's "My Funny Valentine" on Saturday was billed as a program of romantic music, but it wasn't all boy-meets-girl.
Featuring Michael Andrew and Swingerhead, the concert was just as much a love letter to musical theater...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 5:56 PM
As 2012 draws to a close, let's take a look back at the year in Chicago theater. January started with a roar — Klea Blackhurst doing Ethel Merman doing "Gypsy" at the Drury Lane Theatre. Twyla Tharp, an artist who refuses to stop reworking her...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:02 AM
It's that time in our program to stop and remember the folks we lost this year.
•Actors: Peggy Ahern, 95, and Jack Hanlon, 96 ("Our Gang" kids); Dimitra Arliss ("The Sting"), 79; R.G. Armstrong, 95; Luke Askew, 80; Zina Bethune, 66; Turhan Bey, 90;...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Climate control isn’t really possible at an outdoor venue like the Hollywood Bowl, but the skies knew better than to rain on Barbra Streisand’s parade Friday evening. They threatened, but Mother Nature wasn’t about to...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Before he died in August at the age of 68, Marvin Hamlisch recorded a brief cameo for "The Simpsons," playing a version of himself in an episode involving Abe Simpson's hidden past. On Sunday, the episode finally aired on Fox, making Hamlisch's vocal role...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 2:23 PM
For Brett D. Hellerman, CEO of Wood Creek Capital Management LLC in New Haven, buying one of the most prominent independent record companies is a coup for several reasons, not least a partnership with a revered Hollywood legend.
Wood Creek's purchase...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Gladys Knight, Amy Grant, Kenny G and original `Jersey Boys' cast members are among the guest stars to be featured in the Pacific Symphony's 2012-13 pops season. It'll also include an evening of Gershwin brothers music and a pairing of two former...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A schedule of the arts on TV for the week....
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Having just finished singing Escamillo the bullfighter in a San Francisco Opera production of “Carmen, Paulo Szot has briefly set down -- with a stop in between to absorb the Yosemite sights -- in Costa Mesa, where Thursday through Sunday he’...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The Pasadena Symphony and Pops said Thursday that it has negotiated a new five-year contract with its musicans that will see their base wages rise by 5% over the course of the contract term. The orchestra said it negotiated the new agreement with the...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 4:32 PM
This week's Arts on TV includes 'Open Call'; 'The Phantom of the Opera'; Idina Menzel...