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Milwaukee Ballet and the Modern Quest for Beauty

Carla Escoda | Posted 04.01.2014 | Arts
Carla Escoda

Artistic director Michael Pink has built an ensemble that deliberately eschews the cookie-cutter look of traditional ballet companies; these are dancers of striking individuality, many of whom have risen through the ranks of Milwaukee Ballet's second company.

Batman Fans: Please Shut Up

Andrew Cristi | Posted 03.13.2014 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

You ever walk into a bar where a local band is playing and have to unfortunately sit through their set of original songs? You suffer, you cry, you ...

Hoist the Jolly Roger! -- 10 Must-Read Pirate Books

Scott DiMarco | Posted 03.23.2014 | Books
Scott DiMarco

Pirate-mania is all the rage these days. Luckily for us, there is a virtual treasure trove of pirate books. Here are some classic tales of piracy to keep your ship afloat.

NBC's Next Live Musical Event Is ...

Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

Second star to the right and straight on till ... NBC? NBC president Robert Greenblatt announced today (Jan. 19) that "Peter Pan" will be the peaco...

This 'Peter Pan' Proposal Has A Real Fairy Tale Ending

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

While playing Peter Pan for a packed theater in Glasgow, Scotland, actor Sandor Sturbl got down on one knee to propose to his co-star and girlfriend, ...

These Movies Coming Out In 2014 Are A Lot Like Other Movies Coming Out In 2014

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

If you feel like you're seeing double when it comes to this year's movie lineup, you're not the only one. We've noticed a plethora of films opening or...

Stage Door: Lady Day

Fern Siegel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Part memoir, part concert, Lady Day captures jazz great Billie Holiday. Thanks to the amazing Dee Dee Bridgewater, who channels Holiday's unique phrasing and intonation, audiences meet the singer in London in 1954, as she ends her European concert tour.

Laura Prudom

POSTMORTEM: 'OUAT' Creators Talk What's Ahead In Neverland

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Prudom | Posted 09.29.2013 | TV

The "Once Upon a Time" Season 3 premiere, "The Heart of the Truest Believer" has now aired, and we've had our first glimpse of all the dangers lying i...

Nine Signs You're a Female Peter Pan

Tracy McMillan | Posted 10.15.2013 | Women
Tracy McMillan

Every good thing you can imagine happening in the world -- from the eradication of hunger to the end of Citizens United -- will happen sooner if each one of us takes responsibility for ourselves, and from there, reaches out to serve others.

Bob Marley, Shakespeare & Peter Pan All Under One Roof

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 07.23.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — A new musical featuring the songs of Bob Marley, the world premiere of William Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure" by the innovative ...

ALICE - The Legacy

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.09.2013 | Books
C. M. Rubin

Alice Liddell Hargreaves died on November 16, 1934, but her legacy -- and its inextricable link to Lewis Carroll's classic Alice in Wonderland tales -- refuses to die.

To My 2-Year-Old

Shannon Sutherland | Posted 05.19.2013 | Parents
Shannon Sutherland

When I see you walk the streets of New York, it makes me cry. You look like you fit right in and that you are your own, independent person. It's as if you were never a baby who fell asleep in my arms. You look like you just showed up one day, fully-formed. It's amazing and incomprehensible.

What One Wendy Has Learned From Peter Pan

Wendy Burch | Posted 03.30.2013 | Los Angeles
Wendy Burch

As an adult, Peter Pan began to take on new and greater meanings -- and take it from a Wendy, there are a lot of life lesson you can squeeze out of those tights.

Rigby and Peter Pan at Pantages: Both Refusing to Grow Up

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 03.18.2013 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan. At 60, she flies across the stage with as much zeal as she did when she first played the role 39 years ago in a 1974 theatre-in-the-round production.

PHOTOS: Bizarre New Take On Classic Children's Character

Posted 01.11.2013 | Books

Peter Panzerfaust, Kurtis J. Wiebe and Tyler Jenkins's comic book series inspired by J.M. Barrie's classic Peter Pan, puts the classic children's char...

You Can Be Anyone You Want! (Well, Sort Of)

Julie Tarney | Posted 01.07.2013 | Gay Voices
Julie Tarney

I didn't want anybody making fun of my son dressed up as a girl. I wanted to protect myself, too. If a boy wore a girl's costume, it meant he was going to be gay. And according to some, a boy was gay because his mother was overbearing. Overbearing mother meant bad mother.

Peter and the Starcatcher's Celia Keenan-Bolger

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 11.05.2012 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

The one female in the stellar cast is Celia Keenan-Bolger. I had the opportunity to chat with her to talk about Peter and the Starcatcher, playing a child once again, marrying fellow actor John Ellison Conlee and the rest of her talented family.

'My D.C.' With Novelist Jodi Lynn Anderson

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.05.2012 | DC

For this installment of The Huffington Post's "My D.C." Q&A series, we chatted with New York Times bestselling author -- and surprise banjo player -- ...

Magic in a Trunk

Cara Joy David | Posted 07.30.2012 | Entertainment
Cara Joy David

Despite the trip from the Berkshires barn to the La Jolla Playhouse to New York Theater Workshop and now to Broadway, Peter and the Starcatcher has by all accounts maintained its original feel.

Star Power: Peter and the Starcatcher

Bess Rowen | Posted 07.18.2012 | Home
Bess Rowen

I am not saying that cross-dressing can't be funny, but I am saying that it is not a joke in and of itself. It is also simply old hat to laugh at a male character who seems emasculated. Haven't we moved past this?

Artomatic, Survive DC, SoundBites: HuffPost DC Top 5 For May 18, 19, 20

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 05.18.2012 | DC

TOP 5 PICKS FOR FRIDAY, MAY 18 1. Artomatic At 1851 S. Bell St. This year's Artomatic will take place in a Crystal City office building ready for ...

Peter and the Starcatcher: Splash in the Pan

Danny Groner | Posted 06.25.2012 | New York
Danny Groner

It's hard to believe how much can be done by a 12-person cast, especially considering how fast the show moves. There isn't a moment to pause and consider the characters' intentions. They share their thoughts and fears directly with us.

Movie Review: Think Like a Man

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.20.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It says something about the state of romantic comedies today that the ideas in a movie like Think Like a Man -- or in books like Steve Harvey's Act Li...

Theater: Peter and the Starcatcher Charms Broadway; Ninth And Joanie Never Lands Dramatically

Michael Giltz | Posted 06.19.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

In a season of great plays, Peter And The Starcatcher still shines. Just make sure you sit as close as you can; you want to be as near to the 'star stuff" of this cast and this production as possible.

Post 50: What Happens if Your Dreams Don't Come True?

Pat Gallagher | Posted 04.14.2012 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

I may never grow up, and I'll never stop dreaming. I'll be wishing upon a star until I take my last breath.