Posts Tagged Performing arts

Julianne Hough dances back to ‘Dancing’ as judge

In this Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, file photo, actress Julianne Hough looks back for photographers at the premiere of the film "Let's Be Cops," in Los Angeles. "Dancing With the Stars" says two-time champion Hough is returning to the ballroom as a judge this season. She will preside alongside Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. The new season launches Sept. 15 on ABC. (Photo by Chris PizzelloInvision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Dancing With the Stars” says two-time champion Julianne Hough is returning to the ballroom as a judge this season. She will preside alongside Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli.

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Nice guy Andrew Rannells channels his inner Hedwig

This image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown shows Andrew Rannells during a performance of "Hedwig & the Angry Inch," in New York. (AP Photo/Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew Rannells says he never dreamed of becoming a rock star while growing up. What he hoped for was a part on Broadway. Now he’s getting both at the same time — and a load of mascara as well.

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Bob Marley musical to make premiere in Baltimore

This 1976 file photo originally released by Island Records shows Jamaican reggae singer Bob Marley. A musical about Bob Marley that uses the Jamaican reggae icon’s music is in the works for next year. Center Stage in Baltimore said Tuesday it would present the world premiere of “Marley,” written and directed by company artistic director Kwame Kwei-Armah. It will play May 6 to June 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Island Records, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about Bob Marley that uses the Jamaican reggae icon’s music is in the works for next year.

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Review: ‘Murder, Margaret and Me’ is witty stuff

This undated image released by Richard Kornberg & Associates shows Janet Prince in a scene from “Murder, Margaret and Me”, currently performing as part of the 2014 New York International Fringe Festival at Abrazo Interno at the Clemente in New York. (AP Photo/Kornberg & Associates, Steve Ullathorne)

NEW YORK (AP) — Knit one, bash two. Genteel ladies involved with violent murder makes a fine theme for drama, including one sold-out hit of the 2014 New York International Fringe Festival. Janet Prince gives a bravura solo performance in the polished, witty production, “Murder, Margaret and Me,” presented by Gilded Balloon.

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NYC’s Met opera reaches deals with 2 unions

In this Aug. 1, 2014, file photo, pedestrians walk in front of the Metropolitan Opera house at New York's Lincoln Center. New York's Metropolitan Opera has reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions while negotiations continue with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout, the federal Mediation and Conciliation Service announced early Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Metropolitan Opera reached tentative labor deals with two of its largest unions early Monday while negotiations continued with 10 more unions in hopes of averting a lockout.

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