iOS app Android app

#Entertainment

The Evolution of Lana Del Rey

Summer Noblé | Posted 04.24.2015 | Entertainment
Summer Noblé

Whether you like her music or not, she's made a name for herself and has an astronomical following to prove it. But what makes her music so addicting to the thousands of diehard LDR fans? Well I can tell you it isn't just the sound.

Detroit-Born Magician Jeff Hobson Returns Home to Bring Wonder With 'The Illusionists'

Kelly Frazier | Posted 04.24.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

As you get older, the unknown can become scary as you question more and more things in the world, slowly losing that childlike innocence we all once had. Sometimes, we all love to take that escape from the daily rigmarole of life into some sort of fantasy.

Tavis Smiley: My Conversation With Jack Black

Tavis Smiley | Posted 04.24.2015 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

Tonight, I'm joined by Jack Black, one of this generation's most beloved comedic actors. The star of hit films like School of Rock and Kung Fu Panda currently has his hands in multiple projects, including the upcoming HBO series The Brink.

Mike Tyson Brings His Fear Of Flatulence To 'Lip Sync Battle'

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.24.2015 | Entertainment

Mike Tyson wore what just might be the tightest pair of pants ever for his appearance on Thursday night's "Lip Sync Battle" on Spike. Tyson, who p...

All About That Bar: Bemelmans Hosts Kate Davis

Roxane Assaf | Posted 04.23.2015 | Arts
Roxane Assaf

The celebrity boîte in the Hotel Carlyle enshrining today's only public mural art of Ludwig Bemelmans is a fitting incubator for the blossoming musical talents of multi-instrumentalist/singer Kate Davis.

Laugh Riot

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

Netflix Orders 'Full House' Spin-Off, No Word Yet on the Beaver

Sarah Toce | Posted 04.21.2015 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

Everyone's favorite "Uncle Jessie" John Stamos has broken the seal on the Full House comeback -- and it's on like the Beach Boys and a peanut butter/banana sandwich. But will there be any gay characters on the show?

Lost

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.21.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

Funny Girl Gig: Cecily Strong Fourth Female Entertainer at White House Correspondents' Dinner

Beverly Wettenstein | Posted 04.20.2015 | Women
Beverly Wettenstein

Saturday Night Live comedian Cecily Strong, 31, is the fourth female featured solo entertainer at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner, on Saturday, April 25. Considered one of the top gigs in the comedy business, the annual roast of the president and politicians is considered Washington's equivalent to the Oscars and called the "Nerd Prom."

First Gen Show Tackles Culture Clashes With Humor

Lola Olley | Posted 04.20.2015 | Entertainment
Lola Olley

FirstGen Show is the late coming-of-age story of a first generation American woman who discovers that she wants to drop out of Harvard Medical School...to become a comedian. Her immigrant parents are less than pleased.

Unflattery

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.20.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

'People' Skills

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.19.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

'Do' or Don't

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.18.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

Marcia gets a new do

Tomorrow?

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.17.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

Tomorrow?

Theater: Kelli O'Hara Delights (Again) In "King And I"

Michael Giltz | Posted 04.17.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Western superiority has never seemed more charming than in the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical The King And I. This handsomely mounted revival helmed by Bartlett Sher boasts a clutch of great songs.

No Taylor Swift, Streaming Isn't Killing Music

Steve Harmon | Posted 04.16.2015 | Entertainment
Steve Harmon

In other words, if you're a musician, you have to play live to make money. The old business model of pressing a record or CD and cutting the pie a dozen ways doesn't work.

A Portrait Of The Outlaw As A Storyteller: A Conversation With Walton Goggins

Ahmad Khan | Posted 04.16.2015 | Entertainment
Ahmad Khan

As the first chapter of his story comes to a close, and as humble as he may be, the hustle to finally be able to choose the material has come and the second act of his career is set to blossom.

Aw, Shucks!

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.16.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

The Radical Politics of Mister Rogers: 10 Fascinating Facts

Michael G. Long | Posted 04.15.2015 | Politics
Michael G. Long

Fred Rogers was a gentle soul who liked us just as we are. But if we place him in historical context, we can see that he was also politically progressive and fiercely dedicated to sharing his values of radical nonviolence and justice.

C'est La Vie

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.15.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

Hip Hop Artist Common Set to Headline University of Michigan's MUSIC Matters Benefit Show

Kelly Frazier | Posted 04.15.2015 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

MUSIC Matters, now in their fourth year, holds a spring festival annually that's patterned loosely by Austin's South By Southwest to bring together all the different facets on campus with hopes to make strong community ties in the Detroit and Ann Arbor areas.

Alvin Ailey at the Auditorium Theater - The Celebration Continues

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 04.14.2015 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

The 125 Anniversary celebration of Chicago's illustrious Auditorium Theater continued last month with a two-week residency of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. And boy was I ready.

The Tart

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.14.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

I Swear...

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.13.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...

Legally Blind

Marcia Liss | Posted 04.12.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

...