| May 21, 2011
Often-tuxedoed actor Neil Patrick Harris, who will host the Tony Awards next month, has sold a ranch-style house in Studio City for $1,535,000.
Built in 1950, the home sits on more than a half-acre with mountain and valley views. The interiors feature...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The show before the show, part two. Play classic prime-time TV opening sequences, then vote for number one....
| May 9, 2011
| 12:39 PM
A 40-acre equestrian estate built in the 1980s by actor Jack Klugman has come on the market in Temecula at $8,299,000.
Called Hacienda de Endar and designed as a thoroughbred breeding and training facility, the property is set in Riverside County wine...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 8:11 PM
Editor's Note: This is the second of three columns reviewing the year 2010 in local theater.
"A Few Good Men" is a familiar story, primarily due to the impact that (Tom) Cruise and Jack Nicholson made on the screen, but it retains the power to capture...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:41 PM
Editor's note: This is the last column in a three-part series reviewing the year 2010 in local theater.
One is an acclaimed professional actor, the other a skilled director of community theater productions. Both are at the top of their game.
| Jun 17, 2012
It might seem at first like an odd coupling: the puckish host of "Wheel of Fortune," one of the longest running game shows in television history, performing in theater in rural Connecticut.
But Pat Sajak doesn't see it that way. "The Odd Couple" is a...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Pat Sajak's (left) been a part of our lives since the heyday of "Wheel of Fortune" in the '80s. (Many of us fondly remember Martin Short's "SNL" fascination with him as well.) He's in Connecticut playing neat-freak Felix Unger against Joe Moore's (right)...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Neil Simon's"The Odd Couple" was such a big hit that he rewrote it for a mostly female cast. Reginald Rose's "Twelve Angry Men" eventually went coed as "Twelve Angry Jurors."
Neither of these plays, to my knowledge, ever was presented in both versions...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Nauticus and Virginia Stage Company are teaming up to present "Swingtime Salute, An On-Deck Revue," this summer.
Performances of the World War II-era song and dance show will take place May 31 through July 8 on the deck of the Battleship Wisconsin in...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 4:34 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Nathan Lane was born in Jersey City, N.J., today in 1956. This birthday guy has starred in such feature films as "The Producers," "The Birdcage" and "Mousehunt." He also lent his voice talents to Timon in three "Lion King" films and...
| Apr 27, 2009
Broadway star won a Tony Award
Marilyn Cooper, 74, a Broadway actress best known for her Tony-winning performance in the musical "Woman of the Year," died Wednesday after a long illness at the Actors Fund Home in Englewood, N.J., said...
| Nov 1, 2009
The New York Shakespeare Festival/Public Theater has been the most significant not-for-profit theater group in this country since it was founded by Joe Papp more than 50 years ago. During his lifetime (he died in 1991), Papp made theater in America both...