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Adam Shankman Will Direct and Choreograph Hollywood Bowl Hair
Adam Shankman will direct and choreograph the Hollywood Bowl's summer staging of the rock musical Hair , which won the Tony and Drama Desk Award for Best Revival of a Musical in 2009.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Idina Menzel's name changed to 'Adele Dazeem' on If/Then playbill after John Travolta's Oscars error
Was Botox to blame for NBC's Bob Costas 'Olympic pink eye'? Host, 61, faces claims that beauty treatment took him off air Divorced father ordered to pay HALF his daughter's $225,000 Ivy League law school tuition after SHE cut contact with him 5 years ago Author of Goldman Sachs insider Twitter account loses book deal after it is revealed he never ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Morning Call
'Hairspray,' with Dorney Park scene, is released on Blu-ray
But he made an exception in 1987 when he and the cast of "Hairspray" arrived in Allentown to film a lengthy amusement park sequence at Dorney Park .
A Retraction, a Correction, and a Homosexual Agenda Ticket Giveaway
In the print edition of this past week's Stranger , I ever-so erroneously well. Let's start at the beginning.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Tracy Turnblads Unite! Nikki Blonsky, Ricki Lake & Marissa Jaret Winokur Headline New York Pops Gala
Three incarnations of Hairspray 's Tracy Turnblad - Nikki Blonsky , Ricki Lake and Tony winner Marissa Jaret Winokur , are uniting to make their Carnegie Hall debuts April 28 to mark the New York Pops' 31st birthday.
Oscars: John Travolta's Idina Menzel Name Flub Sparks Netflix, Broadway Promos
The three-time music-movie actor introduced the "Frozen" performer as "the wickedly talented, one and only Adele Nazeem" at Sunday's ceremony.
Heights Youth Theatre presents "Hairspray" this month at Wiley Middle School
The Heights Youth Theatre will put on its production of the musical "Hairspray" for the next two weekends at Wiley Middle School.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Students perform 'Hairspray' at Montclair Kimberley Academy
Great music, dancing and a favorite story come to town when the Montclair Kimberley Academy Upper School Fine and Performing Arts Department presents "Hairspray" on Feb. 28, March 1 and March 2 in the Weiss Auditorium, 6 Lloyd Road, in Montclair .
Tue Feb 25, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Lineup announced for Gasparilla International Film Festival, set for March 19-23
Bracketed by a world premiere and a Tampa Bay production, the eighth annual Gasparilla International Film Festival lineup was announced Tuesday.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Amanda Bynes gets probation in plea deal on drunk driving charge
Amanda Bynes has been famous since the age of 10, after landing a role on Nickelodeon's sketch comedy show "All That."
LA Daily News
Amanda Bynes pleads no contest charges related to 2012 West Hollywood collision
Amanda Bynes pleaded no contest today to a misdemeanor charge stemming from a collision with a patrol car in West Hollywood in April 2012.
The Baltimore Sun
John Waters, Jeff Koons to compare notes
John Waters, iconoclastic filmmaker, actor, artist and, yes, Pope of Trash, takes the stage at downtown Los Angeles' Orpheum Theater on Monday night to interview contemporary artist Jeff Koons.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Gay Iconography: Could Queen Latifah Be A Closeted Icon?
The phrase "gay icon" gets tossed around a lot, but why is it that some figures amass more of a gay audience? Welcome to Gay Iconography, a feature where we present a proposed iconic figure or character and then ask you to weigh in with your thoughts.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Ricki Lake, Jenny Jones and More: Where Are They Now?
In the mid-90s, talk shows were all the rage. From Sally Jessy Raphael to Jenny Jones, there seemed to be a show for everyone.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Detroit Free Press
What will Bette Midler sing at the Oscars?
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced Midler is booked for the March 2 Academy Awards.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Town Talk
'Hairspray' to be performed at NSU
Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Feb. 19-22 with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Feb. 23. Tickets are $15; and $12 for senior citizens 65 and over and children 12 and under.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Brittany Snow Will Return for Pitch Perfect 2
According to Deadline , Brittany Snow is set to return alongside Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson for the sequel to the surprise hit 2012 musical comedy PITCH PERFECT .
Thu Feb 13, 2014
NSU Theatre to present "Hairspray" Feb. 19-23
Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will present the musical "Hairspray" Feb. 19-23 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium.
Serial Mother: Mother Courage's Kathleen Turner is a proud mother all around
''When I got the script for Serial Mom , I couldn't believe it,'' Kathleen Turner says.
New Times SLO
Making bad taste more respectable: Cult filmmaker John Waters brings his one-man show to SLO
John Waters' one-man show 'This Filthy World a Filthier and Dirtier,' presented by SLO Brew, plays Tuesday, Feb. 25 , at 8 p.m. at the Fremont Theater, 1025 Monterey St. in downtown SLO.