Zany with frenemy Carrot Top.Looking for something to do this evening? We suggest heading over to Plaza Frontenac for the 7 p.m. premiere of Close But No Cigar, a new film by one of Riverfront Times' favorite St. Louis barristers, Jay Kanzler. Part of the St. Louis International Film Festival, Cl ... More >>
Marty SigillitoDaily RFT readers have spoken, and in a majority decision they've voted Marty Sigillito as Ass Clown of the Week. Sigillito, an American Anglican bishop with an uncanny resemblance to Jerry Lewis in The Nutty Professor, earned 56 percent of the vote after the Riverfront Times last ... More >>
Ryan SeacrestYesterday I spoke with a casting director for a new television show produced by American Idol host Ryan Seacrest. The show is to be called "Chance" and is scheduled to debut on a yet-to-be-named cable network late this fall. Before then -- on September 19 -- the show will arrive in ... More >>
After the deep darkness that has pervaded area theaters during the past few weeks -- most notably with heavyweight dramas by Brecht, Büchner and Kafka -- the first lilting notes of an impending musical summer can be heard. This weekend (through May 9) the Kirkwood Theatre Guild concludes its produc ... More >>
The Saint Louis Zoo's new baby cheetahs are cute; its lawsuits are not. Plus: Jerry Lewis Bey writes his memoir from prison, a single girl sounds off, and a local blogger finds herself in deep doo-doo.