YouTube is breaking into the festival circuit, with several of the Internet video site's content creators to be featured at an in-the-flesh-and-blood fest in the Great White North. The Buffer…
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With interest in Comic-Con growing each year, consumer brands have literally paired up with Hollywood to court the same audience making the trip to San Diego each year. Best Buy and Qualcomm will…
I'm back from the Consumer Electronics Show with a wakeup call for Hollywood and the majors.
Off Broadway's Public Theater has added the new tuner adaptation of "Fun Home" to the fall lineup of its Public Lab series of smaller-scale productions of developing titles.
Theater folks have likely heard by now of indie film sensation "Beasts of the Southern Wild," thanks to its buzzy Sundance debut, its Camera d'Or win at Cannes and, in recent weeks, the impressive…
With the unveiling of the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and the release of Pixar's "Brave" tomorrow, pros and the public are getting their first ears-ful of Dolby's new sound format, Atmos.
Bill DeCinces, an art director who ended his 53-year stint at Universal as senior VP of the studios operation group, died on Feb. 10 from complications of Parkinson's disease in Tarzana, Calif. He…
Ron Sproat, who wrote hundreds of episodes of serial "Dark Shadows" in the 1960s, died of a heart attack in his Manhattan apartment on Nov. 6. He was 77.
With considerable understatement, a principal character sums up Homer's "The Odyssey" as "Epic story short" in playwright Melissa James Gibson's one-act play, "Current Nobody," receiving its world…