Broadway theaters tell sick patrons to stay home amid coronavirus fears

The nation’s coronavirus scare has not as yet impacted Broadway production schedules, with all shows currently playing as planned in theaters scrubbed and disinfected with extra vigor and stocked with additional sanitizer dispensers. And producers are urging ticket-holders with cold … Read more…

Tell Me More | Episode 41: Hayley Podschun on ‘The Bachelor,’ QVC, Making Your Own Opportunities

On today’s episode, Matt talks to Broadway regular Hayley Podschun, who made her Broadway debut at the age of 12. Since then, Hayley has been seen in eight Broadway shows, including “Hairspray,” “Anything Goes,” “Something Rotten,” and “Hello, Dolly!,” played … Read more…

Documentary Filmmaker Stanley Nelson Says Black People Need To Tell Their Own Stories

Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson, Jr.  may not be a household name in your household, but you know his work. Former NFL star, Michael Vick, jazz icon Miles Davis, historically Black colleges and universities and the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense … Read more…

Black Gay Writers Deserve to Tell Our Stories. Brandon Taylor’s Real Life Achieves That and More

In Brandon Taylor’s highly-anticipated novel Real Life, protagonist Wallace — Southern, black and gay — has left behind his family and their fraught shared history to pursue graduate studies in biochemistry at a predominantly white Midwestern university. The novel unfolds … Read more…

Amazon’s Nazi-Killer Epic Hunters Can’t Tell the Difference Between Vigilante Justice and Equal-Opportunity Sadism

If your aim is to tell a nuanced story about heroism, historical trauma and revenge, it’s probably best to keep Nazis—by which I mean the literal perpetrators of the Holocaust—out of it. From a thematic perspective, it’s very hard to … Read more…

UFA Fiction Links with Tyron Ricketts’ Panthertainment to Tell More Representative Stories

UFA Fiction is partnering with actor-producer Tyron Ricketts and his Berlin-based Panthertainment to produce films and series for the global market focusing on stories from people of color. UFA Fiction producer Nataly Kudiabor (pictured, left) will work with the Austrian-born … Read more…

‘Dark Waters’ star Mark Ruffalo, lawyer Rob Bilott tell the true story behind film | Nightline

Nightline BEST DEAL UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

State Dept. Aide Says He Overheard Sondland Tell Trump Ukraine President Would Do ‘Anything’

Yara Nardi/Reuters A second witness in the impeachment inquiry has testified that President Trump was overheard inquiring about “investigations” in Ukraine in a phone conversation with U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland, who reportedly reassured Trump that Ukrainian … Read more…

Democrats are seeking to build made-for-TV moments to tell the story of the Ukraine scandal in simple terms

The gravity and drama of the first televised impeachment hearings into Donald Trump’s presidency on Wednesday will imprint themselves on history and reverberate far from Washington. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

Newly released transcripts tell last, gruesome moments of columnist Jamal Khashoggi

Newly released transcripts reveal the gruesome details of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder by Saudi agents inside the kingdom’s consulate in Turkey. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

Tell Me More | Episode 31: Brad Oscar on ‘Broadway Bounty Hunter’ and Being an Actor of a Certain Age

On this episode of BroadwayRadio’s “Tell Me More,” Matt Tamanini talks to two-time Tony nominee Brad Oscar, who is currently starring in the Off-Broadway premiere of “Broadway Bounty Hunter.” Brad earned his Tony nominations for his roles as Franz Liebkind and … Read more…

Tell Me More | Episode 26: Krystina Alabado on Joining “Mean Girls” Family, Keeping Gas Pedal Down on her Career

On this episode of BroadwayRadio’s “Tell Me More,” Matt Tamanini talks to actress Krystina Alabado currently starring as Gretchen Weiners in “Mean Girls” on Broadway. In the episode, Krystina discussed the process of joining the extremely tight “Mean Girls” family; … Read more…

Girls and boys on autism spectrum tell stories differently, could explain ‘missed diagnosis’ in girls

A new study examined differences in the way girls and boys on the autism spectrum used certain types of words during storytelling. This study found that autistic girls used significantly more ‘cognitive process’ words such as ‘think’ and ‘know’ than … Read more…

‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Teases Four Terrifying Creatures; Here’s Everything We Know So Far

If you’re a child of the ‘80s or ‘90s, you’re familiar with Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. The series of children’s books, written by Alvin Schwartz and initially illustrated by Stephen Gammell, were staples of every boy and … Read more…

Trump defends military presence on border and says ‘I do try’ to tell the truth

The president’s comments come amid discussion of the migrant caravan. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug … Read more…

‘Making a Murderer: Part 2’ Creators Tell All: ‘What Happens When Injustice Is Exposed?’

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast Upon its premiere in late 2015, Netflix’s Making a Murderer became an instant phenomenon (and sparked a true-crime documentary renaissance) by bringing to national attention the plight of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, residents Steven Avery … Read more…

NYPD Detective Told Weinstein’s Alleged Victim to Delete Messages: ‘We Just Won’t Tell’ D.A.

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast The former lead detective in the Harvey Weinstein sexual-assault investigation told a woman who accused the movie mogul of rape to delete messages and data from multiple cell phones before giving them to prosecutors, … Read more…