Nevermore

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jan 30, 2015
"Nevermore: The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe," the strange new musical now playing at New World Stages, seeks to show us how Poe's tragic life informed his work.

Ask An Immigration Lawyer :: What Does Marriage Equality Mean for Same-Sex Families?

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Jan 30, 2015
With the advent of marriage equality in Florida, 70% of Americans now live in states where committed couples of the same gender can legally wed. But for same-sex couples in any state, marriage is not the end of the road. Here's what you need to know.

Celebrated UK Singer Rumer to Release 'Into Colour'

By Michael Cox | Friday Jan 30, 2015
Celebrated UK singer/songwriter Rumer is back with her third release 'Into Colour,' out in the US on February 10, 2015 on Atlantic Records.

Telly Leung Goes to 'Extreme'

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Jan 30, 2015
Over the past dozen years, Telly Leung has proven his expertise and versatility as a musical performer, in such Broadway shows as "Rent" and "Godspell," and on television's "Glee."

Rapture, Blister, Burn

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jan 30, 2015
Goodman Theatre brings the Chicago debut of Gina Gionfriddo's "Rapture, Blister, Burn!" to the Albert Theatre this season.

Madonna is "Living" for the Remix

By Juan Carlos Alvarez | Friday Jan 30, 2015
After the pre-mature release of demos from her upcoming "Rebel Heart" the Queen of Pop, Madonna has held tight to new music, exclusively unleashing "Love" only to clubland!

Double Feature: Jean de Florette and Manon of the Spring

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Jan 30, 2015
This Blu-ray double feature brings both of Claude Berri's 1986 films into a single package, with a crisp, bright transfer that services Bruno Nuytten's spectacular cinematography and Bernard V├ęzat's production design.

SPLC President Spars With AFA Over the Hate Group's Non-Apology

By Bobby McGuire | Friday Jan 30, 2015
In the wake of the recent dismissal of Bryan Fischer as their official mouthpiece, the AFA wrote to the SPLC to renounce a series of outrageous anti-gay, racist and Islamaphobic statements made by Fischer. But the SPLC is not buying it.

2Cellos Release Haute Beatles/Bond Video

By Michael Cox | Friday Jan 30, 2015
2CELLOS, music's most electric and dynamic instrumental duo, release a new music video for "Live And Let Die" by Paul McCartney together with the pianist Lang Lang.

'Mickle St.' the Secret Conversation of Whitman & Wilde

By Michael Cox | Friday Jan 30, 2015
Walnut Street Theatre's 2014-2015 Independence Studio on 3 season continues with "Mickle Street." In this World Premiere play, local playwright Michael Whistler imagines a private conversation between Oscar Wilde and Walt Whitman.

Black or White

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Jan 30, 2015
Octavia Spencer deserves better, and so do we.