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Scott Ellis Puts Together the Puzzle of Live Musicals With A Christmas Story

Take a 360-degree spin inside the Parker house before the live television broadcast.<p>We're only a day away from Fox's live broadcast of <i>A Christmas</i> …

Top 10 Lists of Top 10 Theater 2017: The Band’s Visit, Doll’s House, Bruce, Bette.

“The Band’s Visit” is a favorite of all but one of the drama critics whose top 10 lists for New York theater in 2017 are listed below. (The only …

Best Christmas things to do near me in 2017 - From cheap days out to family activities and Santa's Grottos for the kids

The lead-up to Christmas can be just as exciting as the big day itself from festive treats to parties - not to mention it offers ample opportunities …

Christmas

Taking the pineapple out of the sea

How SpongeBob SquarePants came to life on Broadway.<p>During our early years as children, we study the basic laws of earthly physics. At first, we …

Culture

Plainville Son Honors Late Mom With Massive Christmas Light Show

A son’s supernova of Christmas lights, a tribute to his late mother, brightens up two places — his neighborhood and the local food pantry.Joshua …

Christmas

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 15 Most SAVAGE Dungeons And Dragons Memes

You find yourself in a mysterious digital realm filled with cat pictures, reaction GIFS, unboxing videos, relics of a once great art known as “Vine” …

RPGs

10 Best New York Theater Productions of 2017

I call this my Magpie List for 2017, because like the magpie, I love pretty, shiny things that delight the eye — and if they also warm the heart, so …

Stephen Sondheim

15 Children's Cartoons That Were Secretly Not Really For Kids

Cartoons are currently enjoying a golden renaissance. Fueled by artists and writers who grew up watching some of the most influential cartoons of all …

TV

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‘Arrival’ director Denis Villeneuve picks up 30 years after the cult classic left off, diving deep into the existential concerns of androids.<p>After a …

Daniel Day-Lewis

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 top 10 memes of 2017, according to Google

It’s year-end list time again, and Google has released its annual retrospective of the most searched-for memes. Unlike last year’s list, this one …

Weird

On trains, buses, and flights, Indians are watching Netflix everywhere

Indians on the move are binge-watching a tonne of Netflix.<p>Not only are subscribers of the web-video service in India likely to binge-watch TV shows faster than the rest of the world—in three days, compared to the global average of four—they are also likely to watch a lot while on the go. India …

Technology

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

Cal State Fullerton students apply ‘design thinking’ to help the homeless

A couple living along the Santa Ana River Trail talks to members of Cal State Fullerton’s SINC club on Sept. 28 about what their lives are like. …

Cal State Fullerton

Light Speed Delivery: The Smithsonian’s R2-D2 Mailbox

This wasn’t the mailbox they were looking for.<p>As part of a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the <i>Star Wars</i> saga, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) …

Star Wars

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

20 90's TV Shows Cancelled For Shocking Reasons

It’s always depressing when you find out your favorite TV show has been cancelled. It’s even more miserable when a show gets the can at the last …

TV

KITH’s SpongeBob Squarepants Collab Is Absolute Nautical Nonsense

<b>Brand:</b> KITH (Kidset)<p><b>Season:</b> Winter 2017<p><b>Key Pieces:</b> Hoodies, long and short-sleeve tees, caps<p><b>Editor’s Notes:</b> Following yesterday’s teaser, KITH has …

Fashion

BROADWAY SESSIONS Offers All Star Holiday Show, 12/14

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is …

Sesame Street

Wayne Coyne Reviews 2017: On The National, Fyre Fest, Taylor Swift, Punching Nazis, & More

It's that time of year again. The time where, no matter how dire and infuriating and confounding the world is, you can at least try and take solace …

LCD Soundsystem

Disaster, Meghan Markle, and slime: What we looked for in 2017

The top search term was for a disaster. The No. 1 searched person was a man accused of sexual harassment. And the most-searched how-to was how to make slime.<p>It was a slimy year, perhaps.<p>The year 2017 was captured in global search data released by Google this week in all of its tumultuous, emotional …

Prince Harry

Bruce Brown, whose 'Endless Summer' redefined surfing, dies

Bruce Brown, whose 1966 surfing documentary "The Endless Summer" molded the image of the surfer as a seeker and transformed the sport, has died. He …

California

Las Vegas: The top family-friendly hotels and the best shows for kids

Kid-friendly Vegas? It’s not just real, it’s everywhere! While Las Vegas might not be the most obvious choice for a family-friendly destination, …

Las Vegas

Must Read: Barbara Palvin Pole Dances in Polka Dots on Day 12 of 'Love' Advent, Patagonia Sees Major Increase in Sales After Suing the White House

Plus, Kith teased an upcoming "SpongeBob Squarepants" collection.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>Plus, Kith teased an upcoming "SpongeBob …

Fashion

Putting Out the Broadway Welcome Mat in Song

With tickets to certain musicals going for sums in the high three figures — and don’t forget the long, snaking lines even to get in the door — Broadway audiences surely deserve a little extra acknowledgment.<p>Something that says, “We’re glad you’re here” — maybe in song. And shows like “Come From …

The Theatre

KITH Teases Upcoming SpongeBob Squarepants Collaboration

After Cap’n Crunch received the KITH treatment, it seems like cult-cartoon <i>Spongebob Squarepants</i> is up next. Ronnie Fieg’s label teased the upcoming …

Goops! Gwyneth Paltrow Is Go-Going To Co-Produce ‘Head Over Heels’ On Broadway

Goop entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow will join producers Rick Ferrari, Donovan Leitch, Christine Russell, Louise Gund, Hunter Arnold and Tom Kirdahy in …

Entertainment Industry

Pick A Bunch Of TV Shows And We'll Tell You Who Your TV Boyfriend Is

It's all in your TV tastes.

TV

Hitler-themed homework upsets middle school students’ parents

Parents at a middle school in Gurnee, Illinois, are upset after their kids received a controversial Hitler-themed assignment.<p>One mother said she was …

Lifestyle