Posts Tagged Performing arts

TV team: Actor, detective role paired for 25 years

This photo provided by ITV/Acorn TV shows David Suchet as Hercule Poirot in Agatha Christie’s "Poirot: Curtain, Poirot’s Last Case," premiering exclusively on Acorn TV. Suchet returns as private detective Hercule Poirot in two episodes airing starting Sunday, July 27, 2014, on PBS and streaming on Acorn TV along with three additional new episodes. (AP Photo, ITV/Acorn TV, Kieron Mccarron)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — British actor David Suchet has spent a quarter-century bringing to life a certain fussy Belgian sleuth with a mustache as impeccable as his intellect and crime-solving skills.

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Lockout looms as Met contracts set to expire

In this  Nov. 13, 2013 file photo, pedestrians stroll at dusk in front of the Metropolitan Opera House in New York's Lincoln Center. Fractious labor negotiations threaten to disrupt the Met's new season for the first time in more than 30 years. This week, the company's general manager, Peter Gelb, vowed to lock out union members _ cutting off pay and health insurance _ unless they settle before contracts expire July 31. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Figaro might not be getting married anytime soon. Mimi and Rodolfo might not fall in love in that cold Parisian garret. And Macbeth might never murder his way to the throne.

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Baldwin, LaBeouf share a role _ defendant_ in NYC

In this April 10, 2014 file photo, Alec Baldwin arrives 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival's Opening Night Gala at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Baldwin and Shia LaBeouf never ended up sharing a Broadway stage as planned last year, but real-life dramatics landed both of them Thursday in a distinctly less celebrated venue: Manhattan courts. Both stars appeared in crowded downtown courtrooms, a few blocks apart, in separate disorderly conduct cases: LaBeouf charged with allegedly disrupting a Broadway performance, and Baldwin accused of getting belligerent with police who said they stopped him for riding a bicycle the wrong way down a one-way street. (Photo by Annie I. Bang /Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Baldwin and Shia LaBeouf never ended up sharing a Broadway stage as planned last year, but real-life dramatics landed both of them Thursday in a distinctly less celebrated venue: Manhattan criminal courts.

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