Broadway’s ‘The Lion King’ pushes into virtual reality

This image released by Disney Theatrical Productions shows Jelany Remy as Simba in the Broadway musical "The Lion King. The Disney stage blockbuster on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, released 360-degree footage of its opening song Circle of Life that lets users look left, right, up, backstage and at the audience even when sitting on a couch. (Joan Marcus/ Disney Theatrical Productions via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — “The Lion King” on Broadway is offering fans a view of the musical that even the very best seat in the theater can’t rival.

Russia finds hidden layers in Malevich painting

Kazimir Malevichs famed Black Square painting is displayed at a news conference in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. Russian art experts say they have found two previously hidden layers underneath the black, cracked paint of one of Kazimir Malevichs best-known avant-garde paintings. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

MOSCOW (AP) — To the naked eye, Kazimir Malevich’s famed “Black Square” painting looks just like that: a featureless black square. But X-ray examination found much more, Moscow’s Tretyakov Gallery revealed Wednesday.

Enya returns with ethereal style she’s made her own

This Oct. 14, 2015 photo shows singer Enya posing in New York to promote her new album "Dark Sky Island." (Photo by Drew Gurian/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Irish singer Eithne Ni Bhraonain — known to the world as Enya — has essentially created her own style of music and sold some 80 million CDs in three decades. Yet when she leaves a hotel after talking about her first new work in seven years, chances are she will walk Manhattan streets unnoticed.

Putting you in the holiday spirit

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis will help area residents kick off the holiday season at 8 p.m. Friday at the Idaho Falls Civic Auditorium. The group has sold 28 million Christmas albums. Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis brings unique sound to Idaho Falls. Courtesy Mannheim Steamroller

There’s Santa, there’s Rudolph and then there’s the Mannheim Steamroller. The holiday season and the famed musical group routinely go hand in hand.

Review: Game over in the dreary ‘Mockingjay Part 2’

This photo provided by Lionsgate shows, Liam Hemsworth, left, as Gale Hawthorne, Sam Clafin, back left, as Finnick Odair, Evan Ross, back right, as Messalia, and Jennifer Lawrence, right, as Katniss Everdeen, in the film, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2." The movie opens in U.S. theaters on Nov. 20, 2015. (Murray Close/Lionsgate via AP)

“The Hunger Games” movies have unfolded in a relative blitzkrieg — four movies in four years — and in a fan-fueled fever that has masked some seriously silly political allegory with the thrill of survival games and the awesome star power of Jennifer Lawrence. In the final installation, “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2,” the game is over.

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