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NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award-winning director Jack O'Brien is working on a touring version of "The Sound of Music" starting next year, but he promises he won't be "trotting out your mother's version." O'Brien, who has helmed such winning Broadway productions as "The Coast of...
SINGAPORE (AP) — Actress Nicole Kidman's father, psychologist Tony Kidman, has died in Singapore, authorities said. Tan Tock Seng Hospital said Kidman was brought there Friday, but would not release any further details. The University of Technology in Sydney, where Kidman worked...
NEW YORK (AP) — Wondering how some of the most prominent fashion designers fared at New York Fashion Week? Here's a look at the spring collections of some of the best-known names: OSCAR DE LA RENTA: DETAIL, AND SOME SKIN Oscar de la Renta's collection featured all the sumptuous...
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among the expected speakers at a tribute to Maya Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. The event was to be held Friday morning at The...
TORONTO (AP) — This year's Toronto International Film Festival belonged to the actors. Among the 300-plus films premiering at the annual movie feast — the north star to much of Hollywood's fall season and the continent's largest film fest — there were, of course, many terrific...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last year, as a late-night TV shake-up ended with yet another chorus line of white male hosts, Joan Rivers decried the lack of women in any of the coveted jobs as "beyond frustrating." Days after the death of the only woman to host a late-night network show,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last year, as a late-night TV shake-up ended with yet another chorus line of white male hosts, Joan Rivers decried the lack of women in any of the coveted jobs as "beyond frustrating." Days after the death of the only woman to host a late-night network show,...
LONDON (AP) — British actor Donald Sinden, known for his rich voice and varied roles, died Friday at his home in Kent, southern England, of prostate cancer, his son said. He was 90. Marc Sinden said his father's varied career kept him so busy that he was only unemployed for five...
NEW YORK (AP) — The recent revival of "Of Mice and Men" starring James Franco may have closed on Broadway, but you can still catch it on the silver screen. The play will be screened in more than 700 movie theaters across the United States and Canada on Nov. 6. It is the first...