August 12, 2011 |
"Phantom" fans, it's time to don the mask. The Las Vegas version of the cult musical about the tragic opera figure marks its fifth year at the Venetian with a free app that allows fans to place the famed mask over a photo of themselves. And first timers and those keen on seeing the show again can snag two tickets for $99. The deal: Anthony Crivello stars in the shorter, glitzier "Phantom, the Las Vegas Spectacular" ...
June 8, 1993
Here is a complete list of winners of Broadway's 1993 Tony Awards announced Sunday: *Play: "Angels in America: Millennium Approaches." *Musical: "Kiss of the Spider Woman." *Revival: Roundabout Theatre Company's "Anna Christie" *Book of a musical: Terrence McNally, "Kiss of the Spider Woman." *Original score: (tie) John Kander and Fred Ebb, "Kiss of the Spider Woman"; Pete Townshend, "The Who's Tommy." *Director/musical: Des McAnuff, "The Who's Tommy." *Director/play: George C.
December 12, 1997 |
Imagine the late William Hickey--maestro of cadaverous, insinuating evil--cast as Andre, a latter-day Fagin, operating a male brothel out of a lavish old Manhattan townhouse rather than running a gang of youthful pickpockets in Victorian London. Hickey, Oscar-nominated for his ancient Mafia don in "Prizzi's Honor," is every bit as gleefully amusing as you would expect, but the film in which he stars, "Twisted," is not the kind of movie you might expect it to be.
June 11, 2006 |
Las Vegas June 12 on: "Phantom" begins haunting the Venetian in a 95-minute version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "The Phantom of the Opera." The Strip's version, dubbed "Phantom -- The Las Vegas Spectacular," features new special effects and although abridged, it includes every song from the Broadway production. Tony-winner Anthony Crivello and "Chicago" veteran Brent Barrett share duties as the phantom. Venetian's Phantom Theatre, 3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd. $107-$132.
July 12, 2001
5pm Theater Pasadena Playhouse's revival of "Do I Hear a Waltz?," the bittersweet Stephen Sondheim-Richard Rodgers-Arthur Laurents musical about a Midwestern teacher looking for romance in Italy, features Carol Lawrence, Alyson Reed and Anthony Crivello.* "Do I Hear a Waltz?," Pasadena Playhouse, 39 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena, Sunday, 5 p.m. Regular schedule: Tuesdays to Fridays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 5 and 9 p.m.; Sundays, 2 and 7 p.m. Ends Aug. 19. $20 to $60. (626) 356-PLAY.
August 4, 2000 |
At once slick, peppy and a little grueling, Lisa Loomer's infertility comedy "Expecting Isabel," now at the Mark Taper Forum, will hit many, many folks where they live.