| Mar 22, 2013
| 5:57 AM
The NCAA men's basketball tournament will generate marathon viewing this weekend, but there are entertainment programs to savor and avoid. A few highlights:
1. AMC is not making the last two "Walking Dead" episodes available to critics as the zombie...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Napoleon Gladney is no stranger to wearing several hats.
A tree, emotions, the wind, a prince, a vampire, and even music notes — these are just a few roles that the Los Angeles-based professional dancer has enacted.
Now, as part of the...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Musical: The If You Go box in Feb. 15's "Something 'Wicked' This Way Returns" should have said that the musical runs Feb. 20 through March 17. Regular show times are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to Friday; 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, with an...
| Jan 29, 2013
It was an out-of-town Broadway show that closed in one night, but those in the audience are likely to remember it for a long time because the show was produced just for them.
Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell sang "The Impossible Dream."...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:55 AM
A lot of schools have their big student productions in fall and spring. By contrast, Trinity College is offering full productions of three different shows on this otherwise bleak January weekend.
Another Antigone (Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 2 at 1:30 p....
| Jan 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
"Wicked" rips the lid off of Oz. Rips it right off.
A love child.
Racial discrimination (y'know, against the green-skinned coloreds).
| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:03 AM
“Wicked” pone al Mago de Oz al descubierto.
Un niño muy querido.
Discriminación racial (contra los de piel verde).
Abuso emocional (Bullying).
Respeto a los animales.
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:37 PM
After a month of handwringing, public appeals and lines in the sand, a deal was struck on the future of Broadway touring shows in Orlando.
The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts will co-present touring shows with the Florida Theatrical...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Just one month into 2013 and it's already time to award the first round of Flubbies — recognizing the region's biggest public-relations flubs.
We're talking moves so dim they made the Superdome's third-quarter lights look bright.
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:54 PM
“Snapshots: A Musical Scrapbook,” featuring the music of Stephen Schwartz (“Pippin,” “Wicked,” “The Magic Show”) is returning for another do-over when it will receive a workshop production this fall at...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Goodspeed Musicals is producing a “new” show this fall by Stephen Schwartz, who did the songs for Wicked, Godspell, Pippin, Working and The Baker’s Wife.
Snapshots: A Musical Scrapbook, features songs from—hey!— Wicked,...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Judging by numbers alone, the 2012-13 Broadway season was kind of a bummer. Sales and, even more notably, attendance were down.
So why is the nation's network of road presenters so excited?
There are a handful of factors that contributed to the slippage...