'Beetlejuice' stars reveal the backstage secrets on Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — One recent afternoon at the Winter Garden Theatre, two stars of the irreverent musical "Beetlejuice" played tour guide and revealed a few backstage secrets — some grosser than others. ...

In new book, Stern talks regret, and how therapy changed him

NEW YORK (AP) — Howard Stern has never been shy about pushing boundaries or offending anyone. Yet the self-proclaimed "King of All Media" wrestled with the idea of including his interview with Harvey ...

'Game of Thrones' is a family affair for Priyanka Chopra

NEW YORK (AP) — Priyanka Chopra finds watching "Game of Thrones" a family affair. Not just because of the huge gatherings she often joins to watch each episode, but because her siste...

Jimmy Page reflects on Led Zeppelin's legacy and its sound

NEW YORK (AP) — When Jimmy Page was a young student, he had already developed such an inseparable relationship with his guitar that school officials would often confiscate it. "It wo...

Why Rachel Chavkin is a rare thing on Broadway these days

NEW YORK (AP) — As another season on Broadway draws to a big finish, the opening of "Hadestown" marks a milestone of sorts — it's the only new musical directed by a woman, Tony Award-nominee Rachel Ch...

It's not too late to dive into 'Game of Thrones,' with help

NEW YORK (AP) — For seven seasons, you've ignored the lure of "Game of Thrones." The multiple awards didn't draw you in. Your friends debating plot twists each Sunday on social media didn't move you. ...

Bernie Sanders calls Trump a racist before Apollo event

NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders made a trip to the Apollo Theater in Harlem to pay tribute to Harry Belafonte, Tony Bennett and the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., but along the way sla...

Cast says goodbye to groundbreaking HBO's 'Game of Thrones'

NEW YORK (AP) — Sophie Turner wore her waterproof mascara. The actress knew there would be a lot of crying. She and the rest of the cast of "Game of Thrones" descended on Radio City ...

Robert Townsend doc on 'The 5 Heartbeats' earns NAACP nod

NEW YORK (AP) — Some people understand the heartbreak of finding out our favorite band has broken up, but few can actually turn that dismay into a cult classic. That's what Robert Townsend did with 19...

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott nervous about rock hall speech

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Elliott has no problem addressing huge crowds at concerts and festivals. But when his band Def Leppard gets inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on Friday, it's the speec...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus reveals last season story line of 'Veep'

NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus still had tears to shed as she said her official farewell to "Veep." The only problem is she forgot to bring tissues. Shooting wrapped for the ser...

How Kelli O'Hara honors her late friend onstage every night

NEW YORK (AP) — Kelli O'Hara was devastated by the recent death of fellow Broadway veteran Marin Mazzie. So she decided to honor her friend quietly onstage as she performs one of Maz...

Tech and friendship at heart of Broadway's 'Be More Chill'

NEW YORK (AP) — Modern technology and an old-school friendship are at the heart of the youthful Broadway musical "Be More Chill." The internet and social media helped spread the word...

Siriano, fresh off Oscar glory, talks 'Project Runway'

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Siriano didn't want the tuxedo gown he designed for Billy Porter at the Oscars to shock anyone. He simply wanted to make a bold statement about celebrating identity. ...

SAG honoree Alan Alda keeps using acting to make an impact

NEW YORK (AP) — When Alan Alda receives his life achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild on Sunday, it will celebrate a career that includes multiple Emmy awards, an Oscar nomination and social...