| Jul 2, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Summertime in South Florida usually means that the performing-arts community has shifted into standby mode. But for kids, there are a number of opportunities to learn and/or be entertained.
Summer Rocks 2014
The Palm Beach Pops has a music education...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A little more than halfway through "Violet," the musical revival that recently opened on Broadway, the show's central characters gather in a Memphis dance hall. The band, playing directly behind the actors, starts thumping, and people start boogieing....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Mel Brooks will appear in a one-man autobiographical show at the Geffen Playhouse on Monday, "Mel Brooks: Live at the Geffen." The show will have only one performance.
It will be the 87-year-old Brooks' first solo stage production. The Tony and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:55 PM
So you have to hand it to director William Osetek and the Drury Lane Theatre. They've gone a long way toward rehabilitating Mel Brooks' “Young Frankenstein” musical which, on Broadway in 2007, was a $20 million dog.
As he proved a couple...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:23 PM
WinterStage Concert Series: Megan Mullally: Before she played socialite Karen Walker in the TV series "Will and Grace," Megan Mullally studied English literature at Northwestern University. The world might have never known of her if Mullally hadn't...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Lensing will begin next year on Brian Epstein biopic "The Fifth Beatle," with Peyton Reed on board to direct.
Producers are touting "The Fifth Beatle" as the first-ever film about the Beatles to secure music rights to the Lennon/McCartney music catalog....
| May 23, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Brad Oscar ( Broadway’s “The Producers”) will be Tevye and Joanna Glushak (Broadway's "Sweet Smell of Success," tour of "Young Frankenstein") will be Golde in “Fiddler on the Roof” at the Barrington Stage Company’s main...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:07 AM
AUSTIN, Texas — As you read this, Austin's South by Southwest festival is over for 2012. The "Welcome SXSW!" signs have been peeled from club facades, movie marquees, hotels and gas stations. The handbills advertising movies, bands and the newest...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 5:00 PM
There's more than a whiff of the moldy around "Young Frankenstein," the touring Mel Brooks musical comedy that opened Tuesday.
It's in the vaudevillian jokes, the "walk this way" bit, the blind man's pratfalls, the soft-shoe shtick. Audience members...
| Sep 23, 2010
| 7:08 PM
G-Unit member Lloyd Banks performs a special set at Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. The night also features resident DJ Morse Code. The show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www....
| Nov 9, 2007
"Young Frankenstein" has a roughly $20 million budget, some $450 orchestra seats, an iconic 1974 source movie, performers with better pedigrees than the Queen of England's corgis, and heaps of goodwill flowing from the way its eminently lovable creator,...
| May 14, 2008
NEW YORK -- "In the Heights," a bold new musical about Latinos in Upper Manhattan, captured an eye-popping 13 Tony nominations, and the critically praised revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific" won 12 as the 62nd annual Tony Awards...