| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:27 AM
ABBA The Concert
You've seen the movie and the musical, so why not see the tribute concert to the 1970s Swedish pop group? Dance and sing along to hits such as "Mamma Mia!," "Dancing Queen," "Waterloo," and more. Named "the best ABBA tribute...
| Feb 8, 2004
The show begins long before the curtain rises.
That's all one needs to know to appreciate the dramatic transformation of Baltimore's Hippodrome Theatre, which reopens Tuesday after a $62 million restoration and modernization.
The architects and artisans...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Orlando actor Michael Colavolpe answers his phone while lugging a load of laundry back to his rented apartment in New York City.
"I can't remember the last time I used a Laundromat — maybe 20 years ago," he says. "I had to ask people, 'Do they...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:54 PM
A toned-down cartoon? Oh, mamma mia!
With its silly story that fills time between the frothy greatest hits of Abba, Broadway smash "Mamma Mia!" has never been loved for its great dramatic depth.
In my most recent viewings, in London and on a 2006...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The gift shop of the recently opened ABBA museum in Stockholm is stocking an exclusive collection of jewelry inspired by the band and its music and designed by fellow Swede Efva Attling.
According to Wednesday's press announcement, the eponymous...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:04 PM
One day after the lead singer of the Christian metal act As I Lay Dying was arrested on charges he tried to hire a man to kill his estranged wife the members of the group issued a statement to the media saying, "we have no more information than you."...
| May 7, 2013
| 11:20 AM
A pair of R&B musicians have filed a $10-million copyright infringement lawsuit against Justin Bieber and Usher, claiming that Bieber’s 2010 hit “Somebody to Love” was based on a song they wrote but were not credited for.
| May 21, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Paula Deen, the queen of comfort food and, well, butter, could soon have her accomplishments -- and perhaps her doughnut burger recipe -- on display.
The Albany Herald reported that local businesswoman B.J. Fletcher and Deen’s first husband, Jimmy...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
With no ABBA reunion in sight, patrons can take a chance on a new museum devoted to the 1970s Swedish pop super-group.
Opening Tuesday in Stockholm, the museum will display band memorabilia, including star-shaped guitars, gold records, concert footage...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Four of the five shows that have been announced for the 2013/2014 Broadway season at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami are also movies.
"Elf," "Once," "War Horse," and "Evita" all got big-screen treatments. And if you count...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 1:41 PM
Chicago is to have a big new entertainment venue this summer — a 70-foot-tall, 22,000-square-foot tent that will seat as many as 2,500 patrons who will be served up a variety of populist live shows, including tributes to Elton John, Michael...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Were you paying attention to the pop culture in 2011? It was certainly an eventful year, with pop stars and talk show hosts grabbing headlines and a colorful cast of Republican presidential hopefuls jockeying for position. Here's a little test to make...