| Jun 16, 2008
The Tony Awards are unique among the big award shows in that you cannot experience the nominated works or artists in the convenience of your own home, or even your own town, unless you live in New York. Notwithstanding some 12 million Broadway tickets...
| Nov 8, 2009
If Mary Poppins had a pied-à-terre in L.A., it would probably look something like Richard Sherman's home in Beverly Hills. Set back from the street across an expanse of emerald lawn, Sherman's storybook cottage has a doorbell that chimes "It's a Small...
| Dec 13, 2009
Los Angeles is accustomed to a long-running, wide-ranging rivalry with New York City, but recently, a former Angeleno compared L.A.'s theater community with his new home, Seattle, in the pages of the New York Times. The implication was clear: smaller,...
| Jun 16, 2009
| 2:13 PM
Taking the kids to the Big Apple may seem like a daunting task, but New York is actually one of America's best cities for a family vacation. Almost every child knows something about New York from movies, books and television. This...
| Jun 28, 2009
| 12:35 PM
(WGN-AM)-A computer central to the new touring production of Disney's "Mary Poppins" malfunctioned about 15 minutes into Saturday night's Chicago performance at the Cadillac Palace Theatre, causing the entire show to be shut down and the frustrated...