| Apr 10, 2013
| 4:56 AM
LeRoy McClain (Broadway’s “Cymbeline," "The History Boys") will join Tony Award-winner Alice Ripley (Broadway's "Next to Normal") in the cast of Bruce Norris’ Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play, “Clybourne Park,”...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Spectacular song-and-dance numbers backed by soaring musical scores. Elaborate, encore-worthy set designs. Floors that shift, open and drop. Hundreds of costumes flouncing, floating, shimmering, shaking. Larger than life. Bigger than Broadway. If you're...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Dick Van Dyke earlier this year presented the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award to Mary Tyler Moore. Next year, Van Dyke is getting the prestigious honor. Ken Howard, the guild's president, said in a statement Tuesday morning: “Dick is...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:02 PM
“Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two” brings the animated Disney musical to video games. But does it go far ......
| Dec 10, 2012
| 4:40 PM
UPDATE AT THE END: Ralph Dukes, an Orlando nursing assistant at a veterans' home, will be a contestant Tuesday on “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.” The game show, hosted by Meredith Vieira, airs at 10 a.m. weekdays on WFTV-Channel 9. Dukes...
| Oct 7, 2012
I rarely rode my bike around Chicago this summer, which was different from all the summers before. I can't pinpoint exactly why, except to say that cycling on the city streets, which I once did as breezily as Mary Poppins, feels more dangerous than it...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Some major Broadway productions and downtown New York cultural venues remained closed Wednesday as the East Coast continues to get back on its feet following Sandy. Power outages have forced many institutions south of midtown to suspend operations.
| May 17, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Theater producers love turning movies into musicals, and the energetic, Oscar-winning “Slumdog Millionaire” looks like a good candidate for a screen-to-stage makeover. But after years of negotiations proved fruitless, a planned London...
| May 24, 2012
| 1:43 PM
When it comes to raising money, the Obama reelection campaign knows it can count on the showbiz community.
After a visit to Studio City earlier this month for a Hollywood fundraiser at George Clooney's house, President Obama is scheduled to rub elbows...
| May 24, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Each year, the Orlando Sentinel reviewing team picks 10 Orlando Fringe Festival shows for our Best of the Festival list. Here are this year's top 10, presented alphabetically… you can read the review of each and check out remaining showtimes...
| 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,"...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:03 PM
When Leif Burns learned the Southwest Academy for the Visual and Performing Arts’ music program would be heading to New York for a choir festival, he was not initially thrilled with the idea.
“I’m not very fond of large cities,”...