'The View' co-host Whoopi Goldberg's biography
Whoopi Goldberg is among an elite group of artists who have won the Grammy (“Whoopi Goldberg”), the Academy Award (“Ghost”), the Golden Globe (“The Color Purple” and “Ghost”), the Emmy (as host of AMC’s “Beyond Tara: The Extraordinary Life of Hattie McDaniel” and a Daytime Emmy for “The View”) and
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Dunwoody Day Care Killing: Trial Begins for Georgia Engineer Charged With Murder
The murder trial of a Georgia engineer charged with killing his colleague and alleged lover's husband began today in Atlanta with starkly different tales of romance, betrayal and insanity in attorneys' opening statements. Hemy Neuman, 48, was a high-level operations manager at General Electric when
'Grease': Where Are They Now?
John Travota, Olivia Newton-John and Cast Return in Sing-Along Version of Hit Musical
Broadway Strikes Pinch Out of Towners
Ticket Refunds Abound, but Those Hotel Bills Add Up for Visiting Theatergoers
Can Broadway Fix 'Xanadu'?
The 1980 movie musical "Xanadu," starring Olivia Newton-John, is often regarded as one of the single worst movies of all timeever in history. And that's being generous. So what do you do with a work so horridly wretched? You take it to Broadway! It takes a courageous (or confused) person to put
Person of the Week: Kenny Ortega
The Emmy Award-Winner Behind 'High School Musical' and 'High School Musical 2'
Can Macho, Non-Metro Actors Play Gay?
He has played a hardened ex-convict, a mentally challenged man and a California stoner. But Sean Penn's current portrayal of a gay politician has some critics calling it his best performance ever. How this tough-guy, straight actor was able to step into the shoes of Harvey Milk, the country's first
Reviving the Musical
The commercial success of High School Musical was dizzying in its scale international in its scope. From the box office and billboard chart to console tourism merchandising. Finds that propelled this musical into a full blown sensation. And what it's teenage stars tonight and throughout the world
'Back Into the Game' With 'High School Musical 3'
How can you tell a movie musical is likely to be a major hit? When, a month before it opens, its director is already working on a sing-along version. At the age of 58, Kenny Ortega, who choreographed "Dirty Dancing" and brought "Newsies" to theaters, is putting the finishing touches on the third