Broadway

Robin Williams appears onstage at The 2012 Comedy Awards in New York.  The Oscar-winning actor died Monday, August 11, 2014, of an apparent suicide. He was 63. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes, file)

Broadway lights to dim in honor of Robin Williams

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Broadway community will honor Robin Williams by dimming marquee lights for one minute. Williams, who took his life in his San Francisco Bay Area home this week, had been […]

08/13/2014

Julie Harris, Broadway star, dies at 87

NEW YORK (AP) – Julie Harris, one of Broadway’s most honored performers, whose roles ranged from the flamboyant Sally Bowles in “I Am a Camera” to the reclusive Emily Dickinson in “The Belle of Amherst,” […]

08/24/2013

TKTS Booth in Times Square (TKTS Photo)

The famed Times Square TKTS booth turns 40

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of tourists and New Yorkers show up each day at the famed TKTS booth in the heart of Times Square with questions about Broadway shows. Often they’re very interesting questions. […]

06/25/2013

(AP Photo)

Bus, truck collide in downtown LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bus and a flatbed tow truck have collided in downtown Los Angeles, sending the truck into a convenience store. Fire Department spokeswoman Katherine Main says the collision before dawn Wednesday […]

06/12/2013

Andrew Rannells of "The Book of Mormon" performing at the 65th annual Tony Awards (AP Photo)

‘Book of Mormon’ smashes 1-day box office record

NEW YORK (AP) – The seemingly unstoppable hit “The Book of Mormon” has broken another record – this time on the other side of the Atlantic.

03/23/2013

1 killed, 6 hurt as truck drives onto LA sidewalk

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a 52-year-old woman was killed and six people were injured when a pickup truck ran onto a crowded sidewalk and crashed into an Indian food restaurant in downtown Los Angeles.

03/10/2013

(AP Photo/Laura Rauch)

Barry Manilow enjoys ‘intimate’ Broadway return

NEW YORK (AP) – It took a little while before Barry Manilow felt comfortable on Broadway. The Man Who Makes the Whole World Sing is used to far bigger venues than the 1,710-seat St. James Theatre, one of the smaller theaters on the Great White Way.

02/16/2013

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

In case you missed last weekend’s Chinese Festival at the Hammer Museum, this weekend is the big parade in downtown LA in Chinatown. Saturday kicks off the Golden Dragon Parade which you MUST see once in your life.

02/15/2013

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, afternoon anchor, KFWB NEWS TALK 980 Looking for something fun to do for any age? Just what the doctor ordered — a spoonful of sugar and a lot of entertainment. Mary Poppins, […]

08/10/2012

Ex-boxer Mike Tyson to take a bite out of Broadway

(AP) – Mike Tyson wants his next knockout to be on Broadway. The former boxer announced Monday that he will team up with director Spike Lee to bring his one-man show, “Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,” […]

06/18/2012

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