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  • Breaking news: Simon Cowell to join AXS TV lineup

    Breaking news: Simon Cowell to join AXS TV lineup

    After a three-year absence, global celebrity, Simon Cowell is returning as a panelist for season 11 of the world’s most popular music competition series: “The X Factor UK.” AXS TV has recently signed an agreement with FremantleMedia International (FMI) and Syco Entertainment, which will bring the...
  • Roger Ebert’s ‘Life Itself:’ Meet Stephen Stanton the voice behind the film

    Roger Ebert’s ‘Life Itself:’ Meet Stephen Stanton the voice behind the film

    Whether you are a film buff or not, you have heard about film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert. In an entertaining documentary about the amazing life of this film icon, “Life Itself” goes into the surprising and entertaining story about a man in love with the art of filmmaking and the...
  • Juliette Feld: bringing to life Marvel Universe LIVE!

    Juliette Feld: bringing to life Marvel Universe LIVE!

    Marvel Universe LIVE! is Feld Entertainment’s most ambitious production to date. The show offers a well-crafted story brought to life by a pulse-accelerating soundtrack and the genuine thrills of movie style stunts that are all executed live! In one memorable scene, a car chase ends with an...
  • The best circus animals, ranked

    The best circus animals, ranked

    There are so many reasons to go to the circus, quite literally it’s a something-for-everyone affair. You can go for the daredevil thrills or the clown antics; you can marvel at the flamboyant pageantry or spoil yourself silly with cotton candy and souvenirs! And then there’s those animals. Nobody...
  • Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman bring science to the stage with Mythbusters Live

    Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman bring science to the stage with Mythbusters Live

    For over a decade now, Discovery Channel's Emmy-nominated show Mythbusters has been sorting out the fact or fiction of urban legends with a mixture of science and special effects wizardry. Now hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman are giving audiences a chance to have a Mythbusters experience live...
  • The five coolest circus performers

    The five coolest circus performers

    One of the many reasons the circus has such a powerful draw is because it is populated by performers who courageously put their lives on the line in each and every show. More alluring is the fact that even when these gallant individuals are staring straight into the gnashing maw of a perturbed lion...
  • Five reasons the circus will always be around

    Five reasons the circus will always be around

    Nicole Feld, Executive Vice President and Producer of Feld Entertainment, stated that for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s all-new edition entitled Legends, the creative team has “combined a number of mythical themes and stories into a lavish production of sight and sound unlike any show we...
  • Five circus souvenirs you begged for as a kid

    Five circus souvenirs you begged for as a kid

    Going to the circus is an undeniably magical experience. Wonders from around the entire planet are assembled in one arena for the sole purpose of getting you to gasp in awe. There are monstrously huge animals performing marvelously choreographed routines, breath-catching life-on-the-edge thrills...
  • How did the circus first start?

    How did the circus first start?

    In ancient Rome, the Circus Maximus was a long rectangular stadium with the shorter sides being rounded so it loosely resembled a flattened oval. The venue could accommodate 150,000 spectators. Eventgoers would be entertained by chariot races and other public games (ludi). However, these fierce...
  • Five things you may not have known about P.T. Barnum

    Five things you may not have known about P.T. Barnum

    When you hear the word “circus,” chances are “Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey” immediately pops into your mind. This year’s all-new edition is entitled “Legends” and it unites iconic circus stars with living mythological creatures in an awe-inspiring spectacle unlike anything that has ever...
  • Trans-Siberian Orchestra injects heavy metal spectacle into Christmas tradition

    Trans-Siberian Orchestra injects heavy metal spectacle into Christmas tradition

    When you think “Christmas music”, heavy metal probably isn't the genre that comes to mind as the most appropriate fit. But for more than a decade now, symphonic hard rock outfit Trans-Siberian Orchestra has flown in the face of those conventions by becoming the most successful holiday touring outfit...
  • A Prairie Home Companion keeps radio variety show traditions alive for 40 years

    A Prairie Home Companion keeps radio variety show traditions alive for 40 years

    First brought to the air 40 years ago by Garrison Keillor as a Minnesotan answer to Nashville's Grand Ole Opry, A Prairie Home Companion has remained one of the highest rated programs on NPR stations around the country. A throwback to the radio variety shows of old, A Prairie Home Companion mixes...
  • Top family-friendly 4th of July events in Denver

    Top family-friendly 4th of July events in Denver

    Kids can be hard to please, but Independence Day in Denver should be relatively easy for adults this year thanks to a wide array of family-friendly events scheduled across the metro area. From parades to petting zoos, kids of all ages will find activities they love. Here are our top holiday weekend...
  • Derrian Tolden on maintaining the creative integrity of 'Scooby-Doo Live!'

    Derrian Tolden on maintaining the creative integrity of 'Scooby-Doo Live!'

    Producing a show as rich in cultural history as “Scooby-Doo Live! Musical Mysteries!” can be rather tricky. It is essential that each and every show maintains a consistent level of high quality, the actors performances are fresh and vibrant, and the audience is absolutely engaged and thoroughly...
  • Walking With Dinosaurs tour coming to Los Angeles' Staples Center

    Walking With Dinosaurs tour coming to Los Angeles' Staples Center

    The popular Walking with Dinosaurs: The Arena Spectacular show is making its way to the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Residents will get the opportunity to go back in time to see what life was like millions of years ago when more than 10 species of dinosaurs walked the earth. Taking us back to our...
  • Cody Collier on the challenge of taking on Scooby-Doo

    Cody Collier on the challenge of taking on Scooby-Doo

    No matter which decade you grew up in, chances are Scooby-Doo left an indelible mark on your childhood. With catch phrases galore, the enduring, now classic characters have been thriving since 1969 when Casey Kasem first voiced Shaggy. Zoinks! The gang has since progressed from solving mysteries on...
  • Top five experiences at Sesame Place

    Top five experiences at Sesame Place

    Sesame Place is an entire theme park devoted solely to the characters, learning, fun and the lore of Sesame Street. Located in Langhorne, Pa., the entertainment complex draws visitors from all across the country who come to explore the imaginative wonders that form the foundation of this enduring...
  • A Q&A with reigning “kindie rock” queen Laurie Berkner

    A Q&A with reigning “kindie rock” queen Laurie Berkner

    Fun, inventive, and rocking! Laurie Berkner knows how to engage and entertain the entire family. In fact, she’s so good at it that she’s been credited with helping to create an entire genre called “kindie rock.” Both “People Magazine” and “USA Today” have gone so far as to call her the queen of the...
  • Three rainy day delights destined to make you a hero in your kid’s eyes

    Three rainy day delights destined to make you a hero in your kid’s eyes

    Finding entertainment that the whole family enjoys can certainly be a daunting task. You need an engaging balance that provides electrifying exhilaration for the kids but doesn’t leave the adults questioning the limits of their endurance. Taking an adventurous hike along a trail through the woods...
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