Toss me another Champale," drawls a character in Lynn Siefert's "Little Egypt ," and the audience is expected to titter knowingly at the quaint vulgarities of the Midwestern middle classes. A tone of…
Warm, loving, offbeat musical tribute to Christmas holidays matches traditional feelings and festivities with complex realities of contemporary life.
Chapel Hill, N.C.'s Archers of Loaf have been on the verge of crossing the line that separates the obscure indie rock world from the high-visibility alternative-rock mainstream for some time now.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
As their '80s contemporaries utilized three-chord punk to trash overblown arena rock, Gotham artcore heroes Sonic Youth were reinventing the guitar solo. Having created a new sound, Sonic Youth has…
The long-running Off Broadway gay comedy "Party" is delightful fluff, anchored by a marvelous performance by Ted Bales, who here re-creates his role from the Chicago and New York productions.
Peter Guber's Mandalay Entertainment will make its first legit foray with a musical stage version of the hit 1977 film “Saturday Night Fever” – including new songs from the Bee Gees – in an as yet…
I doubt those who saw it will soon forget the final TV appearance of actor Paul Eddington (see obit, page 52), who appeared on BBC2's prerecorded latenight interview program “Face to Face” Oct. 30…
Making good on promise to reorganize the League of American Theaters and Producers, the Broadway trade group's new executive director fired several veteran staffers Nov. 8 and accepted the…
The initial London reviews are in for “Mack and Mabel, “which opened Nov.7 at the Piccadilly (see review page 62), and they like the show itself are a decidedly mixed bag. “If we'd bated our breath…
A solid ensemble of singers puts over this mild revue of Johnny Burke songs. Devised by Michael Leeds, "Swinging on a Star" is a compilation musical in the fashion of "Ain't Misbehavin'," and the…