The critically panned musical on Marlene Dietrich's life, "Where Have All the Flowers Gone," folded Thursday after only a three-month run in the Hollywood legend's hometown.
Sometimes the act of reaching for a dream proves sufficient to resuscitate self-esteem; this theme of hope is the foundation upon which Matthew Witten builds his comic drama. In director Billy Hayes'…
Slouched down in the faded, overstuffed theater seat, with legs dangling over the back of the seat in front of you, Coke in one hand, popcorn in the other, you're more than ready for "a fascinating…
Imperceptible Mutabilities in the Third Kingdom," which is receiving its California premiere at the Odyssey Theatre, is a cross between Eugene Ionesco and Lorraine Hansberry.
At Toto's homecoming show at the Whisky, the band tried to wear three musical hats, but only one of them seemed to fit.
Veterans of the Southern California scene, but major-label newcomers, Ten Inch Men displayed at the Troubador the reckless passion that makes them an important new band. Playing to a room jammed with…
"Romeo and Juliet" is modernized with cars, motorcycles -- and a novel staging on the CBS Studio Center backlot. Although imaginative and ambitious, the production seems like "Rebel Without a Cause"…
If hell is nothing but bad jokes, "Prime Time Prophet" comes straight from the inner circle. With its drag-queen Mephistopheles, generic music, forgettable lyrics and pancake-flat one-liners, this…
Whatever happened to Mikhail Gorbachev? The former leader of the Soviet Union has teamed up with the Hollywood star mill to promote something other than glasnost -- a massive immunization program for…
Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment have bought the rights to the musical "Carnival" with plans to turn it into an animated feature, the studio confirmed (Daily Variety, June 3). The film…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line