Sunday, November 23, 2014
Local English black box theater “The Lab Space” (實演場) has scheduled to put on poplar one-man, one-act play “The Santaland Diaries” on December, incorporated with encouraged audience donations to the “Harmony Home Association, Taiwan” (社團法人台灣關愛之家協會).
A Tunisian woman called for a free Palestine as she won a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia Friday, seen as a riposte to Western beauty contests.
As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with cancellations, the embattled entertainer joked about his usual subjects of family, wives and childhood Friday to a cheering audience that greeted him with a standing ovation as he took the stage and another when he finished.
Ramallah dancer Shireen Ziyadeh wants to use pirouettes and plies to change the place where she grew up, training aspiring ballerinas to show that “something beautiful comes from Palestine.”
A new feminist comic book, the Jewelry Box, has emerged in Egypt, the latest addition in a blossoming scene of alternative comics, as artists seek freer outlets of expression in a country where independent voices are finding it harder to speak.
Whoever has to restock and refill the onstage bar at the new Broadway revival of Edward Albee's “A Delicate Balance” has their work cut out for them.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The United Nations criticized Thailand's junta Friday for detaining people caught throwing a three-fingered protest salute inspired by “The Hunger Games” movies, as the prime minister warned that people using the defiant gesture could “jeopardize their future.”
Tributes poured in Thursday for Oscar-winning director Mike Nichols, the creative force behind countless classic American films and plays including “The Graduate,” after his death aged 83.
Veteran U.S. comedian Jerry Seinfeld is not autistic, he said in comments reported Thursday, two weeks after he'd suggested he was on the autism spectrum.
Late guitar great Paco de Lucia and superstar Enrique Iglesias won top prizes Thursday at the Latin Grammys, which took a political edge as artists cheered U.S. President Barack Obama's plan to help immigrants.