Performing Arts

Detroit residents remember Aretha Franklin, impact on city

Aug 17, 2018

Aretha Franklin was Detroit's favorite daughter, often singing at the church where her father once led and headlining charity functions for kids or the less fortunate.

Soprano Gasdia reboots troubled Verona Arena opera festival

Aug 12, 2018

The popular yet struggling opera festival at the colossal Roman-era Verona amphitheater is getting a relaunch under former soprano Cecilia Gasdia, who is in her first season as its general manager

Ask Marilu Henner about a day and you'll hear every detail

Aug 10, 2018

It's best not to get into an argument about past events with Marilu Henner, whose memory is as famous as the 'Taxi' and Broadway star

Julia Roberts, reboots and diversity part of new TV season

Aug 9, 2018

Broadcasters, cable channel and streaming platforms paraded their upcoming shows at the Television Critics Association's summer meeting

'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae dies at 92

Aug 6, 2018

Charlotte Rae, who played a wise and caring housemother to a brood of teenage girls on the long-running sitcom "The Facts of Life," has died at age 92.

'Mission: Impossible' bests Winnie-the-Pooh at box office

Aug 5, 2018

With a strong second weekend, 'Mission: Impossible -- Fallout' bests Winnie-the-Pooh at box office

Met Opera reaches deals with unions for singers, musicians

Aug 3, 2018

The Metropolitan Opera says it has reached labor agreements with two of its largest unions but has not said whether the deals will allow regular Sunday performances for the first time

Drake drops 'In My Feelings' video chock full of cameos

Aug 3, 2018

Celebrities abound as Drake strolls through the streets of New Orleans in his "In My Feelings" video

J. Lo to receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs

Jul 31, 2018

Jennifer Lopez's two-decade music career will be honored at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

Correction: Mexico City-Traffic Ballet story

Jul 31, 2018

Correction: Mexico City-Traffic Ballet story

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