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Singer-songwriter Maria Alejandra Rodriguez comes to B.B. King’s

In the eight months since she moved to New York City from Miami, Venezuelan singer-songwriter Maria Alejandra Rodriguez has achieved more than many artists do in years trying their luck in the Big Apple. With her strong, sultry voice and ...

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Quincy Jones apologizes for 'word vomit' in recent interviews

Quincy Jones issued a public apology after spilling a number of wild stories about his celebrity friends. Jones, who spoke to both GQ and Vulture in candid and wide-ranging interviews published in late January and early February, took to Twitter ...

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Disney theater exec accused of sexual misconduct

A top Disney executive has been accused of sexual harassment and lewd behavior by former employees. Thomas Schumacher, president of Disney Theatrical Productions who’s been with the company since 1988, has been accused by two ex-employees of making inappropriate remarks ...

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Brit Awards adopt white rose symbol to signal 'Time's Up'

Homegrown London talents Stormzy and Dua Lipa were among winners at Wednesday’s Brit Awards, where many music stars wore white roses to support campaigns against sexual harassment and assault. Following up on gestures at the Golden Globes, Grammys and British ...

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Troy Gentry’s widow sues helicopter company after fatal crash

The widow of country singer Troy Gentry has filed suit against aircraft manufacturers she says are responsible for her husband’s fatal helicopter crash in September. Angela Gentry, 51, filed a lawsuit Feb. 14 against the Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, Sikorsky Global ...

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‘At Home at the Zoo’ review: Edward Albee on marriage and mayhem

It doesn’t take much to reveal people’s animal side and lack of humanity — a bit of conversation will do. As proof, there’s Signature’s topflight take on “Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo,” a pairing of one-acts that combines ...

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Man found guilty after stealing John Legend’s bag in JFK airport

Nearly one year after singer John Legend’s prized $ 30,000 Cartier cufflinks got lifted, a Queens man was convicted Tuesday of brazenly stealing the bling at JFK Airport. Agustin Hilario, 64, was found guilty of criminal possession of stolen property ...

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‘Kings’ review: Sarah Burgess takes on politics at the Public

Four good actors sink their teeth into juicy roles in Sarah Burgess’ “Kings,” a smart but familiar story about the unappetizing impact of money on politics. But for all of the actors’ fine efforts at the Public Theater, where the ...

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Roseanne Barr calls her anthem performance ‘better’ than Fergie's

Roseanne Barr’s infamous rendition of the national anthem in 1990 hit a high note compared to Fergie’s much-maligned performance of the song last night — according to Barr herself. “Who saw Fergie’s national anthem performance at the NBA All Star ...

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Jimmy Buffett’s Broadway ‘Margaritaville’ runs out of margaritas

Fans at the debut of Jimmy Buffet’s Broadway musical wanted to waste away in Magaritaville, but the bar ran out of booze. “(The show) was sold out and there were, as expected, many Parrotheads in the audience,” according to a ...

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