It used to be that a Broadway show that got raves would have a pretty good chance of being a hit and one that got trashed by critics would most likely fold. This was the complete opposite of movies, whereby something that got great reviews could easily flop if it didn't have mass appeal, while the ... More >>
At last night's Astaire Awards, Leslie Odom, Jr. won Outstanding Male Dancer In A Broadway Musical for his work in the short-lived evangelism tuner Leap of Faith. In accepting the honor, Odom said about the show, "We weren't liked, in case you didn't hear. "After we got the bad reviews, I was sit ... More >>
Once again, feel-good battles artsinessfor the Antoinettes
The Evita producers know where their empanada is buttered. Every night, hundreds of screaming people wait outside the stage door to see their singing and dancing idol, Ricky Martin, emerge, all sweaty and triumphant. They also happen to be the same people who paid top dollar to see the show. So i ... More >>
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Late last night, Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff informed the world that he gave the go-ahead to execute Ronnie Lee Gardner via firing squad ... via Twitter. Minutes later, Gardner was shot, but it was Shurtleff's Tweet that was heard around the world. Twitter often lends itself to off ... More >>
At newest Chelsea gay bar, baseball and beer. Plus: Broadway and bears
Grand Opening/td>Lysander wows the crowd.Booze? Check. (If you BYO'ed.) Soul food? Check. (The fried chicken is delicious.) Entertainment? Check. (This is where it gets interesting...) "Welcome to our home," says redheaded Vicky, inviting people into a Norfolk Street storefront, her uppity v ... More >>
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Lisa Kudrow supposedly got jewelry worth $5000 to host the MTV Movie Awards, and Adam Sandler was gifted with a $15,000 flat-screen TV.
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The guy is such an omnipresent party presence that his name Alan Cumming even sounds like an R.S.V.P.
Ivana Trump made a surprise appearance at the Roxy and special-requested a visit to the go-go boys' dressing roomno doubt to compare jewelry.
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