One of rock's nastier secrets is that the Rolling Stones' peerless timekeeper , Charlie Watts, is a closet jazz freak. Between Stones tours, Watts tries to re-ignite his early jazz connections--and…
What the butler sees here is the fragility of farce. Frantic tomfoolery represents the most delicate style of stage comedy, going flat in a hurry unless directed and played with exquisitely precise…
Manoff has never written or directed a play before and her inexperience is evident. The play meanders annoyingly until the final 20 minutes, when it finally finds some dramatic and thematic focus.
NEW YORK--Drummer Ralph Peterson impressed mightily with his first extended stand as bandleader in New York at Sweet Basil last week.
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You might think the daughter of a Cuban comic and his wife, a Puerto Rican exotic dancer, could come up with some colorful recollections. With Marga Gomez, who is that daughter, you'd be right.
Play chronicles the rise of the Order, a white-supremacist group based in the Northwest that embarked on a yearlong crime spree that included robbery, counterfeiting and the murder of Alan Berg, the…
New Jersey's Brendan Byrne Arena threw a welcoming party for the state's favorite son, and that son, Bruce Springsteen, delivered his trademark rock 'n' roll marathon to a crowd of adoring fans.
Ice-T and Body Count's much balleyhooed return to the Southern California concert stage Friday was almost as unsettling as the idea of censorship.
Disney's isn't the only recent musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Mermaid." Public-domain original, adapted and transplanted to Caribbean by Trinidadian novelist Rosa Guy in…
Moving into an extended run at the Odyssey, Theatre 40's production of "Seven Sundays" by Michael Scott Reed offers a simple, poignant study of two men who get to know each other while one is dying…