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‘Beauty and the Beast’ Musical Adds New Magic for Biggest Fans

Think you’ve got every word of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” memorized? If you’ve only seen the Oscar-winning 1991 animated musical (100 times or so), you haven’t experienced all of the magic Belle, Beast, Gaston, Lumiere, Cogsworth, Chip, Mrs. Potts and Lefou have to offer. When Disney’s acclaimed “Beauty and the Beast” stage musical opened […]

‘Book of Mormon’ Star: Hit Musical Is ‘Perfect Holiday Show’

In 2011, the Broadway musical “The Book of Mormon” opened to rave reviews and box office records at New York City’s Eugene O’Neill Theatre. Today, the riveting stage production is selling out theaters across the country as part of a national tour, which is currently playing the Forrest Theatre in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. “The Book of […]

24 Years & Counting: Palminteri Still Wows with ‘A Bronx Tale’

In 1993, actors Chazz Palminteri and Robert De Niro starred in the critically acclaimed film “A Bronx Tale,” which is widely regarded as one of the greatest gangster movies ever made. What many fans of the movie don’t realize is that “A Bronx Tale” originated as a one-man show, written by and starring Palminteri, who […]

Liam Neeson Gives Emotional Speech at ‘Schindler’s List’ Event

On Thursday night, actor Liam Neeson appeared at Philadelphia’s Prince Music Theater to introduce a 20th anniversary screening of Steven Spielberg‘s acclaimed Holocaust drama “Schindler’s List.” The event, which benefited the USC Shoah Foundation — a Spielberg-founded organization that preserves more than 52,000 eyewitness accounts of the Holocaust — included a special message from the director […]