Broadway

Eddie Mekka of "Laverne & Shirley" dies at 69: Reports

Eddie Mekka of "Laverne & Shirley" dies at 69: Reports

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Eddie Mekka, well-known for his role as Carmine, the 'Big Ragu' on "Laverne & Shirley," has died. He was 69. Mekka passed away at his home in Newhall, Cali., on Saturday, his...
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Minneapolis Sees 90th, 91st Homicides Of 2021 After Violent Night

Minneapolis Sees 90th, 91st Homicides Of 2021 After Violent Night

15 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Two people were fatally shot Wednesday evening in north Minneapolis, bringing the city's homicide count for the year to 91 - and six murders shy of the record set...
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Brian Kelly is unconcerned about tarnishing his Notre Dame legacy and says he took the LSU job ‘to be on the Broadway stage'

22 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

Newly hired LSU coach Brian Kelly can accept if his legacy at Notre Dame is tarnished by the sudden and unceremonious way in which the Irish-Catholic coach walked away from the...
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Kelly compares LSU to Broadway, brushes off legacy questions

Kelly compares LSU to Broadway, brushes off legacy questions

22 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

BATON ROUGE, La. - Newly hired LSU coach Brian Kelly's can accept if his legacy at storied Notre Dame is tarnished by the sudden and unceremonious way in which the...
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A New York theater said it canceled performances of the hit show 'Waitress' because of labor shortages

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Sara Bareilles, who wrote the music and lyrics for Waitress, during a curtain call on Broadway. Bruce Glikas/Getty Images A theater in Elmira, New York, said it canceled its...
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Stephen Sondheim Wrote My Life's Soundtrack

2 days ago   |   NY Times

“A Little Night Music” was all it took.
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‘Hamilton' stars Anthony Ramos and Jasmine Cephas Jones break up

‘Hamilton' stars Anthony Ramos and Jasmine Cephas Jones break up

2 days ago   |   New York Post

The couple reportedly met during rehearsals for "Hamilton," when it was still an off-Broadway play, in 2015. They began dating shortly after and got engaged in 2018.
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Show can't go on: More performances of Broadway's ‘Chicago' KO'd over COVID

Show can't go on: More performances of Broadway's ‘Chicago' KO'd over COVID

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Broadway's "Chicago" has canceled two more days of performances this week after several theater workers tested positive for COVID-19.
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Actor Arrested for Part in Capitol Riot to Represent Himself at Trial in 'Divine' Authority

3 days ago   |   Newsweek

The Broadway actor and Michael Jackson impersonator allegedly joined the Oath Keepers during the Capitol riot on January 6.
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Jane Lynch revs up holiday mood with ‘Swingin' Christmas' at City Winery

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

While making her Broadway debut as Miss Hannigan in “Annie” in 2013, Jane Lynch got a chance to do a cabaret show. Lynch didn't have a cabaret show. But that wasn't going to...
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New York lobster roll chain coming to Upper Fells Point

New York lobster roll chain coming to Upper Fells Point

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3rd federal team to assist Minnesota hospitals with COVID-19

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Mexico threatens legal action on US electric vehicle subsidy

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Joe Biden Says No Government Shutdown Unless Someone 'Decides to Be Totally...

Lawmakers have until Friday at midnight to pass a measure to keep the federal government operating. Read more ...

Ex-Sheriff Who Sexually Abused Boys Pleads Guilty in Work-Release Bribery Scheme

Rodney J. "Jack" Strain leveraged his position as sheriff to secure profits from a $1 million work-release program for himself, his family and two top deputies. Read more ...

Over 100 People Show Up to Help Save Stranded Fish After Montana Dam...

Volunteers sprung into action after a gate malfunction at Hebgen Dam suddenly dropped water levels, leaving fish stranded in the open air. Read more ...

NASA awards Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman and Nanoracks with contracts to...

NASA awarded a trio of companies with contracts to develop private space stations, as the agency prepares for the retirement of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Biden says he doesn't want lockdowns and won't expand vaccine mandates to...

President Joe Biden said on Thursday his plan to fight Covid during the winter doesn't include shutdowns or lockdowns. Read more ...