BC-AP Entertainment and Arts Digest,1st Ld-Writethru

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FASHION-MET GALA-EXHIBIT — The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute opens its “Manus x Machina” exhibit on Monday. By National Writer Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING: 750 words by 2 p.m., photos, video.

FASHION-MET GALA — Red carpet coverage of the Met Costume Institute Gala. By Leanne Italie and Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING: 400 words by 7 p.m., photos, video. Will be updated throughout the evening with arrivals, carpet interviews.

TONY NOMINATIONS — One thing practically assured on Tuesday is that the Broadway megahit “Hamilton” will get plenty of Tony Award nominations. The real question is how many. By Drama Writer Mark Kennedy. SENT: 600 words, photos.

PRINCE-ESTATE — Attorneys are tackling the complicated job of dividing up Prince’s estate. The first hearing is scheduled Monday in probate court in Carver County in suburban Minneapolis. SENT: 130 words, photos. Will be updated after hearing.

FILM-TILDA SWINTON — In “A Bigger Splash,” Tilda Swinton plays a rock star temporarily mute after surgery on her vocal chords. The actress discusses the role and why she keeps coming back to acting despite never intending to. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 800 words by 5 p.m. photos.

THEATER-THE KING AND I — Replacing lead actors in long-running Broadway shows isn’t unusual but getting two leads ready for their first time in a show on at the same night is rare. That’s what is happening at “The King and I.” By Drama Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING: 600 words by 3 p.m., photos.

TV-DAYTIME EMMYS — The team of Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan is going out on top with Emmy gold. The “Live with Kelly and Michael” duo won the Daytime Emmy Award for best entertainment talk-show host on Sunday, capping a tumultuous two weeks that began with Strahan’s announced departure for “Good Morning America” and Ripa’s reaction. By Television Writer Lynn Elber. SENT: 400 words, photos.

FILM-GLAAD REPORT — Hollywood films remained static in their inclusiveness of LGBT characters in 2015, but the racial diversity of those characters fell dramatically, according to the findings of GLAAD’s annual study. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. SENT: 480 words, photos.

MUSIC-DIXIE CHICKS — The Dixie Chicks are adding more concerts to their U.S. tour that starts this summer. SENT: 125 words, photos.

BOOKS-EARLY BUZZ — Free digital excerpts from upcoming works by Ann Patchett and Christina Baker Kline are among more than 100 offerings in the preview releases “Buzz Books 2016: Fall/Winter” and “Buzz Books 2016: Young Adult Fall/Winter.” SENT: 115 words, photos.

BOOKS-JOANNA COLES — Cosmopolitan Editor-in-Chief Joanna Coles is working on a “no-nonsense” guide to some very old subjects in a very new world: sex and intimacy. SENT: 240 words, photos.

BRITAIN-PRINCESS CHARLOTTE — She may be too young to appreciate it, but Princess Charlotte has received an extraordinary array of birthday gifts. SENT: 130 words, photos.







TONY NOMINATIONS — Expect another glorious day for “Hamilton” as Tony Award nominations are announced. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop-flavored biography about the first U.S. treasury secretary is expected to be the easy front-runner. By Drama Writer Mark Kennedy. UPCOMING Tuesday: 600 words, photos. Eds: Nominations announced at 8:30 a.m.

TV-GOOD WIFE-FINALE — With “The Good Wife” coming to an end after seven seasons this Sunday, its creators, Robert and Michelle King, discuss the many ways it was a splendid drama series — and how they did it. By Television Writer Frazier Moore. UPCOMING Tuesday: 1,200 words, photos.



FILM REVIEW-CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. By Film Writer Lindsey Bahr. UPCOMING Monday: 700 words by 6 p.m., photos.

FILM REVIEW-DHEEPAN. By Film Writer Jake Coyle. UPCOMING: 650 words by 6 p.m. Tuesday, photos.

FILM REVIEW-A BIGGER SPLASH. By National Writer Jocelyn Noveck. UPCOMING: 600 words by 6 p.m. Tuesday, photos.

FILM REVIEWS PLANNED FOR WEEK OF MAY 9: “Money Monster,” “Love and Friendship,” ”The Lobster.”

MUSIC REVIEW-BRIAN ENO. Reviewed by Pablo Gorondi. SENT Monday: 260 words.

BOOK REVIEW-THE FIRE LINE BY FERNANDA SANTOS. Reviewed by Jerry Harkavy. SENT Monday: 500 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-WILDE LAKE BY LAURA LIPPMAN. Reviewed by Oline H. Cogdill. UPCOMING Monday: 350 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-HER AGAIN, BY MICHAEL SCHULMAN. Reviewed by Lincee Ray. UPCOMING Tuesday: 400 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-THE OUTLIERS BY KIMBERLY MCCREIGHT. Reviewed by Kim Curtis. UPCOMING Tuesday: 350 words, photos.

BOOK REVIEW-THE OUTLIERS BY KIMBERLY MCCREIGHT. Reviewed by Kim Curtis. UPCOMING Tuesday: 350 words, photos.




AUSTRIA — Muse plays mountain-top concert at Ischgl.

PARIS — Danish artist Olafur Eliasson to hold a press conference about his new exhibition at the Chateau de Versailles opening in June.

NEW YORK — The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute spring 2016 exhibition will be “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology.”


SEOUL — Behind-the-scenes look at South Korean actress Ha Ji-won’s cover shoot for Vogue Taiwan.

U.S. — Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line and Thomas Rhett perform on the American Country Countdown Awards.

U.S. — Stars arrive at the American Country Countdown Awards.

U.S. — Reba McEntire, Martina McBride and Jennifer Nettles talk about why women are struggling to find success on country radio.

U.S. — Country stars stand by their fans in North Carolina as musicians cancel concerts over a law that limits LGBT protections.

U.S. — Last elephant performance at Ringling Bros.

MEXICO — Donkeys in costumes parade on May Day.