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'Company' and beyond
When Barbara Walsh was preparing to play Joanne, the iconic character created by the legendary Elaine Stritch, in the Broadway revival of "Company," friends were quick to point out that she had large shoes to fill.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
'Christened in Blood, Raised in Sin': Ruby Tonight at Cult Fiction Underground
One of the brightest facets of exploitation cinema's glory days was the ability of low-budget directors to secure financing and distribution with the simplest of pitches: "It's like BLANK crossed with BLANK!" While this led to herds of cheapskate copycats, it also resulted in some incredibly creative mutant cinematic hybrids.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Carrie: The Musical at Studio 2ndStage, Reviewed: This campy...
Minimalism usually makes for better horror, at least on the stage: An audience's imagination can conjure creepier images than the most eloquent direction and the most convincing special effects.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Washington Post
a Carriea draws too little blood
When the musical version of Stephen King's "Carrie" opened on Broadway in 1988, the reviews were so poisonous that it shuttered within three days, going into the books as one of the most infamous bombs of all time.
BWW Reviews: Bloody Bloody Carrie White Terrorizes Studio Theatre
Not since Carrie . A phrase that has haunted creators of musicals ever since Ken Mandelbaum 's famous 1991 book that looks at 40 years of Broadway musical flops.
Betty Buckley Working with T Bone Burnett on New Album...
Betty Buckley 's new album Ghostlight re-unites her with longtime friend and producer T Bone Burnett on the September 16 release by Palmetto Records.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
STAYCATION: Treasures from the stage
No one ever said a staycation has to be without adventure, so why not include some theater in your plans? Theater is transporting, delivering you to far off places and unfamiliar situations.
Flashback: Loretta Lynn Duets With Sissy Spacek
By 1976, Loretta Lynn had already earned nearly every award in country music when the Kentucky-born singer-songwriter penned her autobiography with writer George Vecsey.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
ToDo ToDay: Carrie the Musical, Avers, and Chaplin-Themed Cocktails
You've probably heard of Carrie , Stephen King 's heroine immortalized on screen by Sissy Spacek .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Al Jazeera America president says channel is on right track
Al Jazeera America President Kate O'Brian, from left, attends the 2014 Summer Television Critics Assn.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Carrie the Musical at Studio Theatre: Wednesday, July 9
You've probably heard of Carrie, Stephen King's heroine immortalized on screen by Sissy Spacek.
Gallery and Report: Days of the Dead Indianapolis 2014
You would think after three years, any normal city council would have enacted ordinances to keep the demon-fueled party that is Days of the Dead out of their quaint urban utopia.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
5 movies filmed at Reed College; four are failures, one is great
Poor Reed College. It's got so much going for it -- a beautiful campus, a low student-to-faculty ratio, a nuclear reactor -- but as a setting for movies, it's on the D-list.