Disney recently announced that on July 3, it will stream via Disney+ a filmed version of the Hamilton stage production. The movie will feature the original Broadway cast and has been highly anticipated since Disney won the rights to the show to the tune of $75... READ
“Oh, Christmas isn’t just a day, it’s a frame of mind …” —Kris Kringle, Miracle on 34th Street While I agree with this sentiment, let’s be clear: Christmas is coming, and it’s all over Los Angeles. Stores are filled with red-and-green blinking... READ
ABC will air a presentation of The Little Mermaid Live! on November 5 in honor of the Disney film’s 30th anniversary. The milestone was also marked by The Little Mermaid — An Immersive Live-to-Film Concert Experience put on at the Hollywood Bowl earlier this year. And... READ
I had mixed feelings about attending a performance of Latin History for Morons. Prior to my decision, I weighed the pros and cons. In the cons column: it’s a one-man show (I don’t typically enjoy them), it’s 110 minutes with no intermission, and it’s about history.... READ
Looking for the best possible version of Jake Gyllenhaal? You’ll find it onstage, according to the actor himself. “I am my best self when I’m working in the theater,” Gyllenhaal said on the latest episode Stagecraft, Variety’s theater podcast, on which he appeared... READ
Ryan Murphy will direct and produce the feature adaptation of the Tony-nominated stage musical The Prom and has secured Meryl Streep to star alongside James Corden, Nicole Kidman and Ariana Grande, with Awkwafina, Keegan-Michael Key and Andrew Rannells playing key... READ
Following a heated bidding war, Netflix has walked away with the rights to “Tick, Tick… Boom,” a musical adaptation to be directed by “Hamilton” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda. Sources say Andrew Garfield is the top choice to star, though no deal is done. Read... READ
“There is no hell. And there is no reason to tell people they’re going to hell. Because they are in hell. They are already there.” Pastor Paul (Townsend Coleman) delivers this epiphany to his thriving mega-church congregation after sharing a harrowing... READ
The Second City Hollywood’s sketch comedy revue “Canuck as F*ck” had such a successful initial run that it was extended until mid-August. The extension comes as no surprise, considering the timeliness of the content and the stellar cast, whose members count 21... READ
Trump in Space – The Musical, was the winner of the 2017 Los Angeles Fringe Festival Encore Award. Trump in Space, which recently achieved “the second longest running show at Second City (Los Angeles),” is closing August 16th, but you can still catch it every... READ
The initial list of groups that will receive support from the production company include the Equal Justice Initiative, the Black Futures Lab, the Know Your Rights Camp, Black Lives Matter L.A. and the Community Coalition.
Mission: Impossible 7 is preparing to leap back into action again in September after the Paramount feature was forced to radically change its shooting plans in February because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Netflix, CBS and Amazon were among those that took to social media and sent heartfelt messages to employees this weekend to demonstrate their support for the Black Lives Matter movement as protests ran through the country.
A 22-page industry white paper developed by the Industry-Wide Labor-Management Safety Committee Task Force establishing protocols for a safe return to work “in an environment that minimizes the risk of contracting or spreading COVID-19″ was submitted to the governors of Los Angeles and New York on Monday and will be shared with other governors and government officials.