| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
NEW YORK — Lizzy Caplan was a senior in high school when she first experienced the crushing disappointment that comes with life as an actress.
"We did 'Much Ado About Nothing' and 'Romeo & Juliet.' And of course I wanted to be Juliet, but I got...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Location manager Brian O'Neill needed a location to film a wedding scene for the upcoming move "The Wedding Ringer," and he knew just the place: Hollywood United Methodist Church at the corner of Franklin and North Highland avenues.
With its Gothic...
| Sep 15, 2013
No, Joe Manganiello won't growl, so don't ask. Nor will he yell, 'Stella!"
Not that I was going to ask the "True Blood" actor since this is an interview about the theater, art and soul-searching topics but sometimes he says his fans — and even his...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:00 PM
NEW YORK — Matthew Bourne was standing in the bedroom of Tchaikovsky's home outside Moscow two years ago when he decided it was finally time to tackle "Sleeping Beauty."
"It had a single bed and a very ordinary wooden table, looking out the window...
| Sep 28, 2013
The show: Tennessee Williams' "A Streetcar Named Desire" at Yale Repertory Theatre in New Haven
What makes it special: The show features Joe Manganiello from HBO's "True Blood" as Stanley Kowalski.
First impressions: There's always been humor in...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Amazon said its original series "Alpha House," a political comedy written by Doonesbury creator Garry Trudeau and starring John Goodman, was the most-watched show on its Prime Instant Video service through the weekend.
The first three episodes of "Alpha...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The screen will soon be alive with the sound of NBC promoting its live take on "The Sound of Music."
The Peacock's December 5th special, in which Carrie Underwood stars as Maria, the nanny to the Von Trapp children, will air live over the course of three...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Los productores de una nueva versión del musical ganador del Oscar "The Sound of Music", que se estrenará en la televisión estadounidense la semana próxima, sabían que sería un sacrilegio hacer una "remake" del filme clásico de 1965 protagonizado por...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Are people tired of Justin Timberlake?
The 18,000 or so packed into Staples Center on Tuesday night weren't. Strolling across the largest stage I've ever seen at the downtown arena, the singer basked in his fans' deafening adulation for a full five...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 3:14 AM
How will Carrie Underwood fare as Maria in a live telecast of "The Sound of Music"?
That mystery propels the most unusual program this week: NBC's live telecast of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical at 8 p.m. Thursday. The producers stress that they're...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:49 AM
The ratings for "American Idol" tumbled last season, but the Fox singing contest topped Yahoo's list of the most-searched TV programs for the year.
Judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj lasted just a season on "Idol," but they gave everyone a lot to...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
With this week's release of "The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2," a companion album to March's blockbuster "The 20/20 Experience," Justin Timberlake has now produced 144 minutes of new music within the calendar year. This sort of productivity is not...