Techno-funk-house band Zapp and frontman Roger Troutman exuberantly ushered in the Christmas holiday Friday might at the Roxy, the second of their three-night L.A. stand.
After some recent West End misfires, Derek Jacobi makes a welcome return to form as Shakespeare's malevolent monarch. But director Adrian Noble's "Macbeth" is an otherwise routine affair that's going…
Clint Black, Jody Watley and Garry Shandling will announce the nominations for the National Assn. of Recording Arts & Sciences' 36th annual Grammy Awards. NARAS president Mike Greene will join the…
Garth Drabinsky ended speculation last week about plans for his much-praised , all-star revival of "Show Boat." He's bringing the production, staged by Harold Prince, to Broadway's Gershwin Theater…
Moliere's difficult comedy of sexual innocence and distress is beautifully presented in Jonathan Kent's production, which could serve as a virtual paradigm of the Almeida house style at its best…
The old song about the sidewalks of New York prompts the title of screenwriter Mary Agnes Donoghue's first play, set in Los Angeles TV-movie hell. This is the last, and far and away the least, of the…
Tinseltown eats its young in yet another jaded look at Hollywood life written from the inside. Fitfully amusing, but "Sunset Boulevard" or "A Star Is Born" it ain't.
Jazz vocalist, composer and aspiring conductor Bobby McFerrin's one-night engagement with the Los Angeles Philharmonic turned out to be an amiable holiday concert filled with surprises.
A downtown theater and the operator of the Pasadena Playhouse have joined in a rescue attempt for the financially burdened Starlight Musical Theater.
Jackie Mason specializes in politically incorrect humor. And now, he can proclaim it on Broadway.