Bette Midler

The actor who played Fabrizio shares his best stories from the set of Titanic

Twenty years after the premiere of <i>Titanic</i>, people still have fierce debates about whether or not Jack and Rose could both have fit on the door, but there's a far more important mystery the movie left unsolved: Why didn't Fabrizio punch Jack in the face for ditching him? Fabrizio, played by Danny …

Titanic

Bruce Springsteen on Broadway: born to run … and run

The New Jersey rocker has added four more months to his Broadway residency – quenching fans’ insatiable thirst for ‘the great American poet of our time’<p>Born to run, indeed. Bruce Springsteen’s hit Broadway show, Springsteen on Broadway, which was originally slated to last until 26 November, and …

Bruce Springsteen

Album Review: Eminem Fumbles His Confessions on the Godawful Revival

Let’s give credit where it’s due: Eminem’s first album in four years does not contain the lyric “I even make the bitches I rape cum.”But it does …

Music

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Chats with 'Diva Whisperer' Richard Jay Alexander

In one of the most versatile careers on record, Richard Jay-Alexander has pretty much done it all. Starting first as a PA on Broadway, then moving …

Podcasting

Place Your Bid Today with Charitybuzz to See Bette Midler's Final Performance in HELLO DOLLY!

Tony Award-winner, Bette Midler is headed out of Hello Dolly! this January! Place your bid today to be one of the lucky few to catch the Divine Miss …

Entertainment

How P.T. Barnum pulled off one of the world’s biggest hoaxes

Twentieth Century Fox is shelling out $100 million to turn “The Greatest Showman” — the movie/musical starring Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum — into a …

Entertainment

Is 'Revival' Eminem's Best Work Yet?

release > News<p>Is 'Revival' Eminem's Best Work Yet?<p>Since 2009, Detroit hip hop phenom <b>Eminem</b> (aka Marshall Mathers) has been all about the three 'Rs' – …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The top ten theater productions of 2017

As always, the New York theater world offered plenty to choose from in compiling a list of the year's ten best shows. After two straight years with a …

Laurie Metcalf

The 7 Weirdest Things We Learned About Eminem’s Revival

Eminem's <i>Revival</i> is a chaotic trip into the mind of one of rap's greatest stars and enigmas.<p>Throughout its 77 minutes, <i>Revival</i> exposes Eminem in …

Eminem

Review: Both Eminem and Slim Shady fall short on Revival

Earlier this year, <b>Eminem</b> made headlines across the nation, with a performance of an anti-Trump political freestyle during the 2017 BET Hip-Hop …

Rap & Hip-Hop

7 of the Best Live Albums From Broadway Performers

From Patti LuPone to Laura Benanti, these albums prove that Broadway stars are best in front of an audience!<p>Theatre is an inherently live art form, …

Stephen Sondheim

Eminem's 'Revival': A Track-by-Track Guide

Notes on superstar cameos, Trump tirades, personal drama, blistering rhymes on Rick Rubin-produced LP – his first in four years<p>Eminem, the …

Music

Eminem review: A mixed 'Revival' saves the best for last

CLOSE<p>Saturday Night Live didn't shy away from controversy despite being loaded with big names like Chance the Rapper and Eminem. Front and center: …

Detroit

Fashion designer Michael Kors on his passion for the stage

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Michael Kors

Rupert Murdoch says Fox News harassment stopped with Roger Ailes. He couldn't be more wrong.

Fox News executive chairman Rupert Murdoch reportedly said in a Sky interview that the network’s ongoing culture of sexual harassment was actually …

Liberal View

Annie Leibovitz captures the spirit of our times in her iconic photographs

Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz, in a visit to Seattle, shares the meaning of her latest book of images and talks about using her portraits to …

Annie Leibovitz

Top 10 New York Theater in 2017 To Be Grateful For

For all the Broadway box office records set in 2017, the year in New York theater felt tentative, in transition, as if both theater artists and …

Laurie Metcalf

The Best Theater Of 2017: Broadway And Beyond

2017 was, in no uncertain terms, a banner year for Broadway.<p>With a surplus of content, the biz broke its own sales record for 44 weeks (and counting), often by margins of 15% or more. Much of this is due to just three shows: <i>Hello, Dolly!, Hamilton,</i> and <i>Springsteen On Broadway.</i> They alone regularly …

Laurie Metcalf

Mandy Gonzalez Talks ‘Hamilton,’ Bette Midler + Backstage

In Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton,” Angelica Schuyler is the role of a lifetime. For Mandy Gonzalez, it’s just the latest in a series of such roles. …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Celebrities break taboo on Palestine

On Monday, British sports broadcaster Gary Lineker retweeted a tweet containing a video of Israeli soldiers abusing Palestinian children.<p>— Gary …

Gary Lineker

Celebrities Celebrate Doug Jones’ Senate Win: ‘This Is A Pretty Good Night’

Democrat Doug Jones won the Alabama Senate race Tuesday, beating out Republican Roy Moore, who had come under fire after multiple women claimed that …

Silicon Valley (TV Series)

2017 Breakthrough: Beanie Feldstein of 'Lady Bird'

Beanie Feldstein was a Broadway buff since she was a kid. She was obsessed with musicals, hung with the "theater crowd" in high school and spent …

Entertainment

Best of Broadway in 2017: My top 10 begins with Bruce and Bette

You could escape the lousy times of 2017 on Broadway, whether that was by descending to Bikini Bottom or rising up on your feet, with everyone around, in praise of all that is Bette Midler.<p>But there also were many well-timed meditations on strife, selfish behavior and survivorship: The year was …

The Theatre

Hillary, Hollywood Positively Giddy About Roy Moore Defeat

Hillary Clinton is ecstatic.<p>Tonight, Alabama voters elected a senator who'll make them proud.<p>And if Democrats can win in Alabama, we can -- and must …

Conservative View

16 Epic Movies That Are So Much More Than "Chick Flicks"

Admit it, you've probably written a movie off for being a "chick flick." But what is a chick flick, really? It's a film that people find to be too …

Barbra Streisand

America is great again, Alabama Republican Roy Moore loses to Doug Jones

Gordon Douglas “Doug” Jones an American attorney and prosecutor is the Senator-elect for the U.S. state of Alabama. “I am truly overwhelmed. I have …

Charles Barkley

Olivier-Winning Book of Mormon Star Stephen Ashfield’s Favorite Theatregoing Experiences

From Bette Midler to Christopher Fitzgerald and Imelda Staunton, Ashfield, who is currently making his Broadway debut, recalls his most memorable …

Josh Gad

Bette Midler Adds One Final Hello, Dolly! Performance to Benefit the Actors Fund; Tickets Now on Sale

The Tony winner takes her final bow at the Shubert Theatre January 14, 2018.<p>The Broadway revival of <i>Hello, Dolly!</i> has added one final performance to …

Entertainment

The Bloody Catharsis of Femme Revenge

In the night, there will be a sound like a beating heart. It will seem to be coming from the space just below your bedroom ceiling, but it will turn …

Lily Tomlin

Anthony Bourdain’s War on Famous Creeps

The chef has, thanks to his partner Asia Argento, become one of the most outspoken famous guys when it comes to calling out bad celebrity men.<p>Anthony …

Culture