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Jane Chu Confirmed To Head National Endowment For Arts

The U.S. Senate has voted to confirm Missouri arts leader Jane Chu as the next chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts.

06/12/2014

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GRAMMYS Will Now Allow Samples, Interpolations In All Song Categories

The GRAMMYS have just changed the game, at least in relation to what songs can be nominated for awards.

06/12/2014

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A Habit-Forming Good Time: ‘Sister Act’ Hits The Hippodrome Stage

On the silver screen, it was a mega hit. On Broadway, it received several Tony nominations. Now, “Sister Act” hits the Hippodrome stage on its national tour.

06/11/2014

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Dave Chappelle Talks Quitting ‘Chappelle’s Show’ With David Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first late-night appearance in more than six years Tuesday, and one of the first questions he was asked was why he quit his cult sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show.”

06/11/2014

The cast of "A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder" pose during the 68th Annual Tony Awards on June 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

Tony’s Big Night For Murderous Musical, Audra McDonald, Bryan Cranston, NPH

The lethal romp “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” got a lot of love at Sunday night’s Tony Awards, nabbing the best new musical trophy on a night that also saw Audra McDonald make Broadway history, Bryan Cranston win as a rookie and four-time host Neil Patrick Harris get his own award.

06/09/2014

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‘House Of Cards’ Holds Casting Call

The groundbreaking political thriller “House of Cards” stays in Maryland. Filming for season three starts soon.

06/07/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Rihanna’s Risque Dress And Bieber’s Racist Remarks

This week one pop star reveals all (literally), another is released from jail, and another faces racism allegations.

06/06/2014

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Merriweather Post Pavilion Getting Multi-Million Dollar Makeover

Merriweather Post Pavilion is getting a multi-million dollar makeover. As Howard County leaders gave WJZ a tour of the venue, Thursday night’s headliner showed his support for the cause.

06/05/2014

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CBS’ Summer 2014 Schedule Promises Drama, Sci-Fi, And Fun

CBS’ primetime schedule this summer gives you the perfect reason to stay in during those hot, humid summer nights.

06/05/2014

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Groundbreaking Everyman Theatre Production Helps Audience Members Find Their Voices

Our ability to express ourselves is known as “our voice.” The Everyman Theatre has brought in a deaf actor to help us hear and find our voices.

06/04/2014

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Jonah Hill Apologizes For Homophobic Slur

Jonah Hill has apologized for using a gay slur with a paparazzo in an encounter caught on video.

06/04/2014

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Interview: KISS’ Paul Stanley Slams Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, Patti Smith

While taking shots at Jann Wenner, Patti Smith and others, Stanley reaffirmed his speech at the Rock Hall induction ceremony and clarifies that it was Gene Simmons, not him, who said those ‘borderline racist’ comments.

06/03/2014