Turning beloved cartoons into flesh and blood is a challenge. Disney does this kind of adaption all the time in stage revues for its theme parks, but for the Broadway-bound "Beauty and the Beast,"…
AMazzy Star concert is more of a music recital than a standard rock show. The moody, modern psychedelic band is often accused -- and is actually quite guilty -- of doing little more, musically, than…
As L.A. awaits the imminent opening of his new musical based on a classic Hollywood film, Andrew Lloyd Webber said Tuesday he is setting out to become a movie mogul himself.
Nobody gets four encores at an L.A. show. Never happens. Well, almost never.
Sharon Gless will play twin sisters Betty Gay Wilson and Peggy Joy Lowe in the fact-based CBS movie “Separated by Murder,” which begins production Jan. 24 from the Larry Thompson Organization. The…
A performance of “Stories of the Season” at 8 tonight at the Pacific Resident Theatre Ensemble benefits Equity Fights AIDS. The show,consisting of stories from around the world, continues through…
Randy Newman, who wholeheartedly embraced Los Angeles in "I Love L.A.," is heading for a much hotter place than the sunny shores of Southern California.
Casting actors in musicals who truly can sing: This is just one of my favorite things. It is apparently not a priority, however, with the producers of the Pasadena Civic Auditorium's new Best of…
A capacity crowd of celebs from both politics and showbiz were on hand Sunday to salute five titans of the performing arts at the 16th annual Kennedy Center Honors.
Comedy trio Culture Clash has risen from San Francisco street theater to become darlings of Los Angeles's cultural elite to -- probably somewhere between those extremes -- a weekly series on Fox…