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'Shrek' adds music to once upon a time

...their season May 8-10 with the Augusta premiere of Shrek the Musical at Imperial Theatre. Shrek The Musical is based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks film Shrek, with music by Jeanine Tesori and book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire.Like the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-06/shrek-adds-music-once
Manny Pacquiao: Floyd Mayweather Jr. not that difficult an opponent

...More importantly, Roach said it was a fight he learned a lot about how to take on Mayweather."I really did learn from the Oscar fight. It was a good lesson to me," Roach said. "Floyd is tricky but not very complicated. But if you get behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-28/manny-pacquiao-floyd-mayweather-j
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:WHY, OH WHY, won't terrorists attack the Grammys or the Oscars? Oh yeah, they know who their main defenders are in America. What was that Cold War term? Useful idiots? SINCE STEPHEN COLBERT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-14/rants-raves
'Imitation Game' is reviving interest in secret WWII site

...code-breakers who investigate crime.Katherine Lynch, Bletchley's spokeswoman, expects visitors to increase with the Oscar-nominated film's success, particularly because the museum is less than an hour from London. The train station is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-31/imitation-game-reviving-interest-se
Fans with Oscar fever binge watch the nominated films

...27-year-old son of film fans and counts himself among the Oscar-obsessed, squeezing in all he can as soon as nominations...manages the dining room of a New York City restaurant, is the Oscar party hostess with the mostess. She puts together a pool...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-31/fans-oscar-fever-binge-watch-nomina
'Music' man Plummer will leave footprint in Hollywood cement

...who is set to leave his prints on March 27 as part of the TCM Classic Film Festival. "When I was happy enough to get the Oscar, I (thought) oh, I think I should get this too, really. But I won't say anything. And then it happened. It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-03-19/music-man-plummer-will-leave
Travolta weathers highs, lows of acting career

...with Menzel. At the conclusion of the Oscars, host Neil Patrick Harris predicted...very sweet and totally welcome."The Oscar incidents come at a time when Travolta...upcoming film, Going Clear, from the Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-03-07/travolta-weathers-highs-lows-acting
Rants & Raves

...readers:I REMEMBER an old movie called Outlaw. They made a big stink about Jane Russell and her big bosom. I watched the Oscars and I think these women are disgusting with their chests showing. Our first lady dresses beautifully. WHO ARE THE city...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-04/rants-raves
Movie, TV locations are a tourist draw for Georgia

...towering monument to Georgia's founding father, Gen. James Edward Oglethorpe, make it instantly recognizable to fans of the Oscar-winning movie directed by Robert Zemeckis. 'WALKING DEAD' MAIN STREETBeyond the apocalyptic ruins of Atlanta, survivors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-01-11/movie-tv-locations-are-touri
Williams death: Hollywood reacts

...seemingly endless good humor resided demons so dark they could push Robin Williams to suicide. It was no secret that the Oscar-winning actor had suffered for years from periodic bouts of substance abuse and depression - he made reference to it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-12/williams-death-friends-ask-w