Lakeshore Music going cutting edge in delayed season that opens Jan. 23

Lakeshore Music is moving forward cautiously with cutting-edge presentation techniques for its recently announced, abbreviated six-concert season at Tempe Center for the Arts.

Robert Forster: Recalling a memorable encounter

By M.V. Moorhead Robert Forster passed on recently, at 78. Even though his hair had recently gone gray and thinner, the verve and sharp...

Classic ’42nd Street’ coming to Tempe stage

Some directors, speaking to an inexperienced young actress just before she goes on in a lead role for the first time, might say something like, “Hey, go out there and have fun, you’ll be fine.”

Actor’s wide-ranging genius balanced comedy, drama

It’s claimed that Larry Hagman despised I Dream of Jeannie, the hit show in which he starred from 1965 to 1970. It’s a shame...

Discerning diner: Sweetest Season

Dual passions, singular success lend caché to new eatery For many people, this time of year is the sweetest season of them all. It’s...

Fun run goes virtual as Dignity Health adjusts fundraiser during pandemic

The 2020 Heroes in Health Care community run, the annual fundraiser for Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center, like events of all kinds has transferred festivities to the virtual world in keeping with social-distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ant-Man’s antics serve up hilarious moments in pursuit of biting comedy

Conspicuously absent from the cosmic struggles of April’s Avengers: Infinity War was AntMan.

Newly constituted ‘Peter Rabbit’ combines happy mix of music and warmth

Newly constituted 'Peter Rabbit' combines happy mix of music and warmth

Alice in Wonderland

Tim Burton’s version of Lewis Carroll’s classic Alice in Wonderland is a dazzling 3-D visual spectacle that defines the word “fantastic.” From the moment Alice...

‘Hidden Figures’ unveils overt segregation rampant in America in the 1950s, ’60s

We tend to think of NASA as part of the “New Frontier” and “Camelot” and the general unembarrassed optimistic idealism we associate, accurately or...