Performing Arts

'Flower Drum Song' author C.Y. Lee dead at 102

Feb 5, 2019

The author of the best-selling novel "The Flower Drum Song" has died: C.Y. Lee, whose book was adapted into a Rodgers-Hammerstein musical and Oscar-nominated movie, was 102.

Historians irked by musical 'Hamilton' escalate their duel

Feb 4, 2019

Who is taking their shot at the mega-successful historical musical 'Hamilton?' Turns out, lots of historians. One is fighting fire with fire.

Tenor on top of the high C's in Donizetti opera

Feb 4, 2019

Tenor Javier Camarena on top of the high C's in Donizetti opera

'Jane the Virgin' creator says finale should bring closure

Feb 1, 2019

The upcoming final season of "Jane the Virgin" is already drawing tears

Bryce Dallas Howard roasted by Harvard theater troupe

Feb 1, 2019

Bryce Dallas Howard has been roasted by a venerable Harvard theater troupe as it unveiled its first performance with female cast members

Marvel's Stan Lee gets hero worship at Hollywood memorial

Jan 31, 2019

The friends, fans and co-creators of Stan Lee did not hold back at a Hollywood memorial for the Marvel Comics mastermind, calling him a weaver of myths, and comparing him to the pope

Opera singer Daniels, husband arrested on sex assault charge

Jan 30, 2019

Police have arrested a renowned opera singer and University of Michigan professor on allegations that he and his husband in 2010 sexually assaulted a singer in Houston

Dutoit to conduct French orchestra after sexual abuse claims

Jan 30, 2019

A Swiss conductor who has faced multiple accusations of sexual assault will conduct a concert by the National Orchestra of France

Trapped in Gaza, star of Sundance doc misses film festival

Jan 30, 2019

A new documentary called "Gaza" is hitting the screens at the prestigious Sundance Film Festival this week, providing a colorful glimpse of life in the blockaded Hamas-ruled territory

'Jagged Little Pill' by Alanis Morissette heads to Broadway

Jan 29, 2019

'Jagged Little Pill' by Alanis Morissette heads to Broadway

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