If truth in advertising has any meaning anymore, last weekend's concerts at the Hollywood Bowl should have been billed "Half an Evening with Natalie Cole." What 17,058 Bowlgoers heard Friday was, in…
Control Freaks" is almost surely the first R-rated play to use the services of Flying by Foy. Beth Henley's latest comedy, a mixture of sexual perversity and serial acrobatics, is often as darkly…
An enormous sheet lifts magically off the set at the start of "Wonderful Tennessee," and immediately we know we're in Brian Friel country. Joe Vanek's no less magical set shows a disused County…
David Williamson perceives himself as an Australian dramatist seeking primarily to entertain as he reflects on contemporary behavior. His critics prefer to dig deeper, focusing on weighty social and…
Tom Tomlinson, founder and executive director of the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, has been named exec director of the Orange County Performing Arts Center.
The Will Rogers Follies" takes audiences back to a time when a solid hit musical didn't lean on falling chandeliers and gigantic flying tires. The show makes its mark with triple-threat performers…
Band: Reginald Royal, piano; James Leary, bass; Yonrico Vondez Scott, drums; Will Miller, trumpet; Gregory Charles Royal, trombone; Fernando Harkless, reeds.
An estimated 40,000 people attended Broadway's centennial birthday bash Wednesday in Times Square. The second annual "Broadway on Broadway" free outdoor concert showcased every musical currently on…
Tommy Tune Tonight!" can be summed up as Tried and True, but Terrific. There's nothing terribly innovative about this 90-minute program of song, dance and chatter, but Tune's talent and apparently…
PJ Harvey's power-trio attack isn't so much stripped-down rock as it is flayed-alive rock.