Posts Tagged Performing arts

Daniel Radcliffe on why New York audiences rock

This image released by Boneau/Bryan-Brown shows Daniel Radcliffe performing in "The Cripple of Inishmaan," opening April 20 at the Cort Theatre in New York. (AP Photo/Boneau/Bryan-Brown, Johan Persson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The one thing Daniel Radcliffe always has to adjust to whenever he’s onstage in America is how happy Americans are to see Daniel Radcliffe onstage.

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Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer for ‘Goldfinch’

This photo provided by Little, Brown and Company shows the book cover of “The Goldfinch,” by Donna Tartt. Tartt won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction on Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Little, Brown and Company)

NEW YORK (AP) — Donna Tartt’s “The Goldfinch,” already among the most popular and celebrated novels of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction. One of the country’s top colonial historians, Alan Taylor, has won his second Pulitzer, for “The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War In Virginia.”

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Billy Porter on ‘Kinky Boots’ anniversary, new CD

This Oct. 17, 2013 file photo shows actor-singer Billy Porter at the Empire State Pride Agenda 22nd Annual Fall Dinner in New York. Concord Records will release “Billy’s Back on Broadway” on April 15, 2014, a 10-song album that includes “Don’t Rain On My Parade,” “Luck Be A Lady,” “I’ve Gotta Be Me” and “Everything’s Coming Up Roses.” (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The first thing Billy Porter does when a visitor enters his dressing room is look down.

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Review: Audra McDonald divinely channels Lady Day

This photo provided by Jeffrey Richards Associates shows Audra McDonald as Billie Holiday in "Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill". (AP Photo/Jeffrey Richards Associates, Evgenia Eliseeva)

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the supreme honors this Broadway season is to go to Circle in the Square, close your eyes and hear a ghost.

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Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies

This April 8, 2004 file photo shows actress Phyllis Frelich posing in New York. Frelich, a Tony award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70. Frelich died Thursday April 10, 2014, at her Southern California home.  (AP Photo/Justin Walters, File)

Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of “Children of a Lesser God,” has died. She was 70.

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