Jean Stapleton, who won three Emmys and charmed audiences as the “dingbat” Edith Bunker on the groundbreaking TV show “All in the Family,” died Friday in New York of natural causes. She was 90…
Bells Are Ringing
Morgan Jones, a character actor in TV and film, died in Tarzana, Calif., on Jan. 13. He was 84.
Broadway musical performer Paul Michael died July 8 of heart failure in Woodland Hills, Calif. He was 84.
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"Bells" turns out to be not only tuneful but sprightly, charming and rollickingly funny.
Sharp-eyed, touching and immediately relevant.
Broadway grosses stabilized after a three week slump during Week 51 (May 14-21). Despite the closing of four shows the previous week, box office receipts inched up 2% to a total of $14,439,110. Total…
Things got sunnier still for Broadway's newest star last week, as "The Producers" made Tony history by racking up a record-setting 15 noms for the 55th annual awards.
Nick at Nite lands a berth on Broadway with the new revival of "Bells Are Ringing." Tina Landau's production pays affectionate homage to the breezy, bright musicals of the 1950s, the kind in which…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Better Broadway musicals than Bells Are Ringing have come to Hollywood, but few have been translated to the screen so effectively. Bells is ideally suited to the intimacy of the film medium. Where it…