Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson in Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, London Coliseum, London, UK

Springing onto the London stage is world-famous Welsh bass baritone singer Bryn Terfel, who plays the murderous barber in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Stephen Sondheim’s deliciously gruesome musical is at the London Coliseum (30 Mar-12 Apr). His co-star is Oscar-winning actress...

Super Bowl Sunday 2015

Pats or Seahawks? Or are you really there to watch the commercials and Katy Perry at halftime? No matter what colors you’re sporting on Sunday, there’s fetes a plenty to cheer on your team. Monty’s Sunset Super Bowl Bash If you’re making your way through South Beach for Super Bowl Sunday, golf...

Sisaundra Lewis from NBC's "The Voice" comes home to Orlando

She was Celine Dion's vocal director for three world tours. She performed 5,000 times with Cirque du Soleil. She made it to the final 12 on NBC's "The Voice" Season 6. Now Sisaundra Lewis is back in Central Florida, releasing a single, auditioning for Broadway and starting her own foundation. She...

Vegetarian and vegan Seattle restaurants

Looking for some healthy options while visiting Seattle? These veggie-only spots highlight the very best of the Pacific Northwest's bountiful farms and will satisfy even the most hard-core meat eaters. Chaco Canyon With a menu that includes raw dishes and gluten-free items, Chaco Canyon has...

Cavalia Odysseo

Odysseo, the new equine-themed spectacle from Cavalia, is coming to North Texas from Jan. 24-Feb. 8 at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco. With this stunning creation, Cavalia marries equestrian skills, stage arts and high-tech theatrical effects at never-before-seen levels. A veritable revolution in...

Best Chicago brunch spots

You’ve slept in, now extend the bliss with a leisurely—and we emphasize leisurely—Chicago brunch. We’re talking bottomless mimosas and prix-fixe sweet-and-savory options to branch out from the usual bacon and eggs. Cheers to the weekend! Trenchermen The age-old dilemma of sweet versus savory ends...

Warm up in Chicago

Phooey on you, Old Man Winter. We’re tossing off our wooly layers, turning up our frostbitten noses at you, and finding creative and cozy ways to thaw out for awhile in Chicago. Sanctuaries When we can’t afford the airfare (always), we mimic our favorite sun-drenched destinations with a visit to...

Geja Cafe's managing partner on romance in the Chicago restaurant

With February famous for Cupid's hits—and misses—we decided to crack the secrets to successful wooing with some words of wisdom from Jeff Lawler, managing partner since the 1990s of Geja's Cafe, one of the city's most romantic restaurants. One thing we learned: The fondue favorite has been the...

Chicago fieldhouses

Chicago architecture is the envy of other cities. And it should be; with heavyweights Mies van der Rohe, Daniel Burnham, Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright behind the design of many well-known early skyscrapers, the city’s reputation was destined to soar to global heights. Yet there’s an unsung...

Balena

Her alma mater is Northern Illinois University; she grew up in the western suburbs of Chicago and has performed at area theaters including the Goodman, Apollo and Drury Lane, but Christine was most recently seen bell-bottomed and belting out ABBA tunes in “Mamma Mia” at Las Vegas’s Tropicana. She...