On Feb. 4, Ford’s Theatre, the city’s singular historical theater, will hold a 75th Anniversary celebration for Thornton ...
Richard Nixon was never easy to dismiss, forget, defeat, or ignore even unto death.
For a brief time last week ...
This year at the 70th Golden Globes, the jokes were confusing, and Jodie Foster made an exciting but anticlimactic non-announcement.
Richard Ben Cramer, biographer of politicians and athletes, wrote the ultimate campaign book.
Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" shows cinematic prowess in parts, but it lacks size and greatness.
The deaths of Patti Page and Harry Carey, Jr., reflect the passing of an era in American arts and entertainment.
Homer's epic -- told by one actor at Studio Theatre -- retains its power over our imagination.
The lives you have known and have missed -- and now miss -- will soon be part of last year but not forgotten.
In “Million Dollar Quartet.” the young man with the very rock-and-roll name of Cody Slaughter is asked to portray Elvis ...
If you want to get an idea of the diversity enshrined in what is loosely called "The Musical," past, present ...
Goodness gracious, I don’t know how much nostalgia an old body can handle.
These past few months have seen ...
In his role for the opera, "Hansel and Gretel," Corey Evan Rotz plays a different kind of role: a witch.
The Dec. 14 shooting massacre in Newtown, Conn., stunned America. We are in mourning. A defining moment is upon us: what will this nation do about it?
In "Pullman Porter Blues" at Arena Stage, E. Faye Butler leads the band on the train out of Chicago and takes the audience on a musical ride.