Cyndi Lauper goes from Broadway to Music City with new album, "Detour"

05/05/2016 04:04 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, TENN. >> Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper added a little country twang to her signature Queens accent. 
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Magic to do in wax

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Cyndi Lauper goes from Broadway to Music City with new album, "Detour"

05/05/2016 04:04 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, TENN. >> Pop singer, songwriter and Broadway musical composer Cyndi Lauper added a little country twang to her signature Queens accent. 
Full Story
Magic to do in wax
05/05/2016 04:04 PM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN >> During the French Revolution, wax modeler Marie Grosholz managed to keep her head when all around her were losing theirs — quite literally. Full Story

Tony-winning "Once" at Proctors is all about the power of music
05/05/2016 04:04 PM EDT - SCHENECTADY, N.Y. >> The best pre-show advice one can offer about "Once" is to arrive at the theater early. Full Story

"Captain America: Civil War" does well by the franchise
05/05/2016 11:32 AM EDT - Conventional movie wisdom would suggest that there can be only diminishing returns with long-running franchises. Full Story

Sixties icons ready to rock in California desert
05/04/2016 11:20 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES >> It could be Woodstock 47 years later, only the drug of choice might be antacid — a weekend concert event featuring some of the greatest musical acts of the 1960s. Full Story

Theater initiative, special events added to Williamstown season lineup
05/04/2016 11:20 AM EDT - WILLIAMSTOWN >> A new community immersive theater project, "Orpheus in the Berkshires," along with a lineup of special events, has been added to Williamstown Theatre Festival's 62nd season. Full Story

"Hamilton" juggernaut picks up 16 Tony Award nominations
05/03/2016 02:05 PM EDT - NEW YORK >> The megahit musical "Hamilton" has grabbed a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, the biggest haul in Broadway history and another step in the show's march into theatrical history. Full Story