"Sunset Boulevard" made Glenn Close an icon of musical theater. Twenty-three years later, at age 69, she returns to a part that, she claims, has "haunted" her ever since — former screen icon Norma…
The Sunset Strip location of Live Nation's House of Blues in West Hollywood is nearing the end of its 20-year run as the chain’s flagship performance venue/eatery, to be replaced by high-end…
Andrew Lloyd Webber has a new musical lined up for a West End world preem, and because it's a new project from the creator of some of Broadway's most enduring hits, it's big news. But given the track…
Boston-based Emerson College has tapped "Friends" exec producer Kevin Bright to serve as senior exec director of the college's Los Angeles Center. Bright will alight from Emerson's Board of Trustees…
Once you've made your way past the gate and onto the sprawling grounds of the Reserve in Holmby Hills, you'd never guess that a rather treacherous stretch of Sunset Boulevard lies just below. Mature…
Despite a surprising 11th-hour loan from Live Nation Entertainment to pay the Sunset Junction Street Fair's 2011 fees, the L.A. City Board of Public Works on Wednesday unanimously denied a permit for…
A mostly satisfying production that fills every inch of the intimate Max stage with the rich sounds of angst and opportunism.
Julia Siegler, daughter of industry vet Scott Siegler, was killed in a traffic accident on Friday in Brentwood.
Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer of a string of internationally successful musicals, on Friday said his Really Useful Group was heading for a £10 million ($16 million) loss this year.
The role of Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Sunset Boulevard" is a rarity in theater, a showcase for a middle-age woman. So it was with considerably more hype than normal that Toronto awaited…
After the Sicilian Norma Desmond of Patti LuPone, and the kabuki Norma Desmond of Glenn Close, now comes what can only -- and definitively -- be called the Broadway Norma Desmond of Betty Buckley.