Category Archives: Theater

  • Phylicia Rashad on Directing the Stage Play ‘Immediate Family’

    May 22, 15 by Troy Tieuel 1 Comment

    *Phylicia Rashad is probably best known to most folks as Claire Huxtable the wife of Dr. Heathcliff ‘Cliff’ Huxtable (Bill Cosby) on the classic and groundbreaking 80s (NBC) TV series, “The Cosby Show.” Well, trust us, she’s much more than that. Rashad has created a legacy of excellence in film and television acting and has recently […]

  • Taye Diggs to Take Over Transsexual ‘Hedwig’ Role on Broadway

    May 18, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Taye Diggs has been tapped to play transsexual singer Hedwig on Broadway. Producers of the Tony-Winning show “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” said Monday that the actor will take over the title role on July 22. The show opened last season with Neil Patrick Harris starting off the Hedwigs — and winning a Tony Award […]

  • Misty Copeland in Stunning Slo-Mo for PBS’ ‘American Ballet Theatre: A History’ (Watch)

    May 15, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Misty Copeland fans get a one-two punch on TV this week. Last Sunday’s “60 Minutes” segment on the famed ballerina is followed tonight [May 15] with her appearance in the PBS American Masters special, “American Ballet Theatre: A History.” Beautifully shot by cinematographer Buddy Squires of Steeplechase Films, the Ric Burns documentary details the lineage of […]

  • EURweb’s Visit with Motown Founder Berry Gordy (WATCH)

    May 15, 15 by LaRita 'Jazzy Rita' Shelby Leave a comment

    *What would it be like to sit down with Motown founder Berry Gordy, Jr., Smokey Robinson and “Motown The Musical” director Charles Randolph Wright?  Well the day finally came, and as a select pool of the media entered the palatial setting of Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre, there was an air of ecstasy in the building.  Press […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Mad Max: Fury Road is Fully Loaded with Action

    May 14, 15 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment

    Warner Bros’ Mad Max: Fury Road is fully loaded with action, stars Tom Hardy and Academy Award winner Charlize Theron *As with the Mad Max franchise films before the Warner Bros Pictures presentation of Mad Max: Fury Road follows Max, played by Tom Hardy (Black Hawk Down), in a savage world void of water and […]

  • Deborah Cox to Lead Touring Stage Production of ‘The Bodyguard’

    May 14, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *After providing the vocals for Lifetime’s “Whitney” biopic earlier this year, Grammy-nominee Deborah Cox has been tapped to lead a North American tour of “The Bodyguard,” a stage musical based on the 1992 movie starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. It opened in London in 2012 starring Heather Headley to mixed reviews. The musical, directed […]