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'Beauty and the Beast' TV special fetes 30th anniversary

Dec. 14, 2022 15:21 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When it hit theaters in 1991, Walt Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” captured audiences, critics and, later, a best picture Oscar nomination — a first for any animated movie. A TV special celebrating the 30th anniversary of that nomination hopes to bring something new to...

New version of 'The Wiz' to tour and end up on Broadway

Dec. 01, 2022 10:47 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A new production of “The Wiz” is heading out on a national tour next year before following the yellow brick road to Broadway, with its director hoping the show becomes a “touchstone for a new generation.” Director Schele Williams tells The Associated Press...