The world's great ballet houses are accustomed to cheers, shouts of, "Bravo", even standing ovations. Rock star-groupie screams? Not so much.
Filmmaking is just a hobby now, says kungfu star Jet Li, who is spending more time on his charity and on promoting martial arts.
The doors of the glass-and-steel Shanghai Museum of Contemporary Art open to a magical world.
"The Lion King" fended off Brad Pitt to keep the box-office crown for a second straight weekend.
After grueling rehearsals for his comeback tour, Michael Jackson called for his "milk," a drug he has been using to escape into unconsciousness.
Hennessy Artistry, a renowned musical event in China, was successfully held in Beijing's Coco Bar on Sept 16, 2011.
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Michelle Obama found an unusual ally — reality TV — in her effort to bring more attention to the needs of military families.
Mainland singer Jane Zhang sings the theme song in Lee's Adventure, a film starring Jaycee Chan, son of Jackie Chan.
Lady Gaga and others performed at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, Sept 24, 2011.
Artists including Jay-Z and Coldplay opened the iHeartRadio concert in Las Vegas on Sept 23, 2011.
Thirteen years after coming under the spotlight, Irish heartthrobs Westlife show they can still hold their own in a pop, indie rock and Lady Gaga-saturated market, with their 11th studio album, Gravity.