Performing Arts

Broadway star, 5-time Tony nominee Jan Maxwell dies at 61

Feb 13, 2018

Broadway star and five-time Tony Award nominee Jan Maxwell has died

Ridicule of leaders, samba, skimpy garb at Brazil Carnival

Feb 13, 2018

Brazilians are making fun of local and world leaders, pushing boundaries and partying hard during Carnival celebrations

Betty Buckley to lead US national tour of 'Hello, Dolly!'

Feb 12, 2018

Betty Buckley has been tapped to lead the national tour of "Hello, Dolly!"

Tasty role: Bass gets pasta on stage from celebrity chef

Feb 11, 2018

The baritone got an extra tasty role at the Metropolitan Opera

John Gavin, actor who became ambassador to Mexico, has died

Feb 10, 2018

John Gavin, film star who became ambassador to Mexico, dies at age 86

Ex-Miss America from Arkansas squares off with state senator

Feb 9, 2018

A former Miss America says society could use both engineers and entertainers, and she's not happy with an Arkansas politician who criticized a university's decision to promote its dance majors

Kenneth Cole steps down as amfAR chairman amid controversy

Feb 8, 2018

Fashion designer Kenneth Cole resigns as chairman of the board of the AIDS charity amfAR after more than a dozen years amid Harvey Weinstein controversy

Harvey Weinstein's links to amfAR makes gala complicated

Feb 8, 2018

The shadow of Harvey Weinstein has loomed large over red carpets of late and the amfAR gala in New York was no exception.

S. Korea gets flexible with N. Korea sanctions for Olympics

Feb 8, 2018

From smartphones to fuel, South Korea is wrestling how to balance sanctions on North Korea with its desire to show Olympic spirit in welcoming North Koreans for the Winter Games

NYC's Brooklyn Academy of Music names new artistic director

Feb 8, 2018

The Brooklyn Academy of Music has named a Broadway producer as the art complex's new artistic director

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