In Pasadena Playhouse's current “One Night With Janis Joplin,” at least Mary Bridget Davies tries to replicate the late rocker when she was in her prime -- and comes close. Tracie Bennett in Peter…
It is Dead Lady Singers Week in the Southland. Tracie Bennett opens Wednesday night as Judy Garland in “End of the Rainbow” at the Ahmanson. And Mary Bridget Davies essays the late, great rocker in…
It's the end for Broadway's "End of the Rainbow," with the Judy Garland bio-play set to close on the Rialto Aug. 19.
"Once," the Broadway musical that turns razzle-dazzle tuner traditions on their head with a hushed and idiosyncratic take on an indie-style love story with a melancholy ending, topped the 2012 Tony…
Theater producer Edgar "Buddy" Freitag -- currently represented on Broadway by "Memphis," "Porgy and Bess," "Nice Work If You Can Get It" and "End of the Rainbow" -- died on Wednesday, May 30, in New…
Spring has clearly sprung on Broadway, with a rising tide of spring-break tourists helping to fuel a strong week that saw every single show in the top 10 break the $1 million mark.
Broadway regulars like Joel Grey, Oskar Eustis, Richard Kind and Stacy Keach turned out en masse Monday night at the Belasco Theater to welcome Tracie Bennett to the Great White Way as she made her…
In "End of the Rainbow," wannabe manager Mickey Deans (Tom Pelphrey) withholds pills and booze from Judy Garland (Tracie Bennett), doles them out to get her through a performance, and finally…
Legit industry vet Joey Parnes is set to hang out his own shingle with Joey Parnes Prods., a new outfit focusing on producing and managing Broadway plays and tuners.
A violent anti-Japanese uprising from Taiwan's aboriginal past is recounted with bombast and brutality in "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale."