A diva remembered: key points in the life of Maria Callas

Maria Callas died 40 years ago but her status as one of opera's greatest stars remains undiminished, with new releases of CDs and exhibitions...

Fire victims in Hollywood thoughts as Schifrin, Tyson honored

Hollywood turned its thoughts Sunday to victims of deadly wildfires at a ceremony that awarded honorary Oscars to composer Lalo Schifrin and actress Cicely...

Usher calls on fans to keep his Walk of Fame star shiny

R&B singer Usher accepted the 2,588th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Wednesday, imploring fans during a tongue-in-cheek speech to keep vigil over...

Coldplay no-tour plan highlights growing climate awareness

British band Coldplay on Friday won plaudits for shelving a new album tour over environmental concerns, in the latest sign of climate...

Fans brave the rain for Busan film festival’s Bollywood-style launch

There was wind, there was rain but all anyone really cared about was looking at the stars as filmmakers from Asia and beyond gathered...

Egyptian singer jailed over video inciting debauchery

An Egyptian court jailed a little-known singer for two years on Tuesday for inciting debauchery, judicial sources said, after she appeared in a music...

Luxury Theater by Rhodes opens in Kuwait

If you are fascinated by luxury ambiance and taste, try Theater by Rhodes. This place is not a hotel, but a cinema and a...

Banksy work stolen from outside Pompidou Centre in Paris

A stenciled work by the elusive British street artist Banksy has been stolen from outside the Pompidou Centre in Paris, the modern...

South African Afro-Jazz musician Thandiswa Mazwai enthralls Kuwait audience

 It was a memorable evening on Tuesday as award-winning South African Afro-Jazz musician Thandiswa Mazwai mesmerized her audience with her voice and captivating songs....

Syrian opera singer performs with US refugee orchestra

Performing Puccini to a rapt New York audience, her soprano voice soaring to the rafters, Lubana Al-Quntar may be the last person most Americans...

Netflix renews ‘Stranger Things’ for third season

"Stranger Things" fans, rejoice: more adventures in the Upside Down are on the way. Netflix said Friday it had renewed its hit 1980s-set nostalgic...

Sony wows CinemaCon with glitzy opening show

Oscar-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino vowed Monday that his leading men Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt would make as iconic a silver screen duo as...

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