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'Willy Wonka' star Gene Wilder dead at 83

Gene Wilder (1933–2016)

Variety is reporting that actor Gene Wilder has died, he was 83-years-old.

The actor built a career around doing Mel Brooks comedies such as “Blazing Saddles,” and “Young Frankenstein.”

Coco Montrese talks about this wicked new season of All-Stars

Coco Montrese has plenty to say about Drag Race All-Stars.

For those of you who think that Ru Paul’s Drag Race All-Stars is "Drag Race Lite," then you didn’t catch the premiere last Thursday and see what Coco Montrese had to endure among her bottom-three sisters, “Survivor meets Shark Tank. It’s mind-boggling, it really really is!” Coco told me over the phone.

Theater Review: "Cabaret"

Randy Harrison as the Master of Ceremonies in "Cabaret," stopping in San Diego on its national Broadway tour.

"Leave your troubles outside,” says the Emcee (Randy Harrison). “We have no troubles here.”

If only.

It’s 1929 in Berlin, a chaotic, decadent time when alcohol, drugs and sex may not have been free but were certainly easy to come by.

In the seedy Kit Kat Klub, you could watch girls dance or perhaps (for a price) get more familiar with them. 

Welcome to the 'Jungle' at Rich's on Aug. 27

SDPIX presents the Jungle Saturday, August 27th at Rich's

Thick vegetation, lush green leaves and hanging vines. No this isn’t the Amazon it’s Rich’s nightclub in Hillcrest.

On Saturday August 27, SDPIX and Rich’s will transform its space into a tropical forest with the popular “The Jungle” party.

Theater Review: "Love’s Labor’s Lost"

Amy Blackman as Maria, Pascale Armand as Rosaline, Kevin Cahoon as Boyet, Kristen Connolly as Princess of France, and Talley Beth Gale as Katherine in William Shakespeare's "Love's Labor's Lost."

Ah, what could be better on a warm summer night than romance and Shakespearean silliness?

Okay, it wasn’t that warm, but the Old Globe Shakespeare Festival offers a charming version of “Love’s Labor’s Lost” through Sept. 18 at the Lloyd Davies Festival Theatre.

Logo's "Finding Prince Charming" contestants revealed

The cast for Logo's "Finding Prince Charming" revealed

TMZ has the exclusive on the bachelors starring in Logo’s dating reality show “Finding Prince Charming.”

The show will premiere on Logo next month, and just like its straight counterpart hopes to find love for handsome gay single Robert Sepulveda Jr. amid 13 vying contestants.

The players range from real estate agents, stylists, publicists and also a spiritual healer.

Life is a 'Cabaret' for actress Margaret Dudasik

Margaret Dudasik plays "Texas" in Sam Mendes' "Cabaret" at the Civic Theatre through Aug. 28.

Margaret Dudasik may be the hardest working woman touring on stage at the moment. Well, her and the other members of Sam Mendes’ “Cabaret” which is currently in San Diego until August 28.

Dudasik plays “Texas” one of the girls who performs alongside Sally Bowles at the Kit Kat Club and her duties require more than just being a chorus girl.

Theater Review: “Gutenberg! The Musical!”

Tom Zohar and Anthony Methvin in “Gutenberg! The Musical!”

“Stop the press!” has acquired a new meaning in “Gutenberg! The Musical.”

Gutenberg? The printing press guy? 

Yep, that one.

But this play isn’t really about Gutenberg, at least not in a biographical sense.