Summertime looked a lot like Christmas on Broadway last week. Not because of the grosses — which, while robust, didn't approach the stratospheric heights of the year-end holidays — but because a…
For Broadway's really big hits, the mega-bucks don't come from a show's outpost on the Main Stem – they come from all the title's incarnations around the world. Proving the point: The juggernaut…
Who says July 4 is bad for Broadway box office? Not spring openers "Kinky Boots," "Motown" and "Matilda," which all hit best-yet tallies in a frame that can sometimes be a rough one for Rialto…
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The Clark County Coroner’s office says Cirque du Soleil aerialist Sarah Guyard-Guillot fell some 90 feet Saturday night — almost twice the distance reported initially — and died of blunt force…
A Paris-born performer in Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" died after a fall during a show in Las Vegas.
With musicals "After Midnight" and "A Night with Janis Joplin" now booked for fall runs, Broadway's singing a familiar song. A whole slew of them, in fact. Catalog musicals — that is, tuners with…
The 1993 romantic comedy "Sleepless in Seattle" has been turned into a stage musical that can best be described as pointless in Pasadena.
It’s really hard to pull off a production style that says: “Yoo-hoo, I’m being ironic here!” without patronizing or caricaturing its targets of irony. Todd Haynes executed this risky directorial…
The Broadway musical version of “Bullets Over Broadway” has targeted the St. James Theater, with the show locking the venue and the timeframe for an April 2014 bow. Production will mark a return to…
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…
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