Tobias Fünke himself, David Cross, will perform comedy act at Agora

Being a fan of “Arrested Development” has been such a roller coaster ride. We got three GREAT seasons of the comedy series on Fox, from 2003 to 2006, but then the plug was pulled due to low ratings. (Man, sometimes people really don’t know what to watch on TV. But I digress.) While there was some far-fetched dream we might see the amazingly dysfunctional and … Continue reading Tobias Fünke himself, David Cross, will perform comedy act at Agora

Symphonic tour of Prince music sets Playhouse Square date just ‘4U’

The unexpected death of Prince in 2016 left a gaping hole in the music world. Lauded for his work on the guitar and other instruments, the Minnesota native gave the world such memorable pop hits as “When Doves Cry,” “1999,” “I Would Die 4 U” and, last but not least, “LIttle Red Corvette.” His music lives on, of course, in physical albums and digital files, … Continue reading Symphonic tour of Prince music sets Playhouse Square date just ‘4U’

Cirque du Soleil bringing ‘Corteo’ to the Q in November for six performances

I love Cirque du Soleil. The artistry. The athleticism. The bending. Did I mention the bending? Seriously, how some of the performers involved with the Canadian company that blends traditional circus elements with modern touches do the things they do with their bodies is beyond me. (OK, if I had to guess, it’s being gifted with DNA you and I do not have AND committing … Continue reading Cirque du Soleil bringing ‘Corteo’ to the Q in November for six performances

Still alive, Phil Collins sets Quicken Loans Arena show for October

Phil Collins has a simple message for you: He’s not dead. Not yet, anyway. Collins, the one-time Genesis drummer who took over lead vocal duties from Peter Gabriel and has enjoyed a pile of hits both with that pro-rock outfit and as a solo artist, has announced a limited-engagement tour. The name of this an-evening-with-Phil Collins excursion? “Phil Collins Not Dead Yet, Live!” Can you … Continue reading Still alive, Phil Collins sets Quicken Loans Arena show for October

NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar to talk ‘Becoming Kareem’ at Playhouse Square in June

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an NBA legend. He played with both the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers and won an impressive six championships. In his 2010 tome “The Book of Basketball,” sports journalist Bill Simmons ranked him as the third best player of all time, and, he is a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Oh, that skyhook was unguardable! He is coming to … Continue reading NBA legend Abdul-Jabbar to talk ‘Becoming Kareem’ at Playhouse Square in June