The Altoona Mirror, 1 May 2016 09:31:48 EDTSun, 1 May 2016 09:31:48 EDT the console to the big screen: Hollywood pushing reset button on video game adaptations ANGELES - At long last, it seems Hollywood has pushed the reset button on its approach to video game adaptations. From the reviled 1993 live-action rendition of "Super Mario Bros.Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTOgres, talking donkeys, dragons and more fairy tales: Altoona Community Theatre staging 'Shrek: The Musical' at Mishler Theatre an animated film to the stage has its challenges, including having to hoist the dragon's head through a second-story opening because it's too big to go through the front door. One actor does his entire role on his knees.Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTComing home: Singer-songwriter Mike Reid 'fell back in love' with his hometown of Altoona Altoona's own Grammy-winning songwriter wrote the words to his song "Heaven Has a Human Touch,'' he might have had one of the volunteers of CONTACT Altoona in mind.Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTFame, fortune, crime and murder: Broadway musical 'Chicago' coming to University Park Croman said the origins of the musical "Chicago" - the two main character were based on real women charged with murder in the 1920s - plays a part in how she tackles the role of Roxie Hart.Fri, 8 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDTWalkney rocks: Pop funk band comes home for concert at Jaffa Shrine a doctor and a teacher for parents, Derek Mrdjenovich was sure to go to college. But that all changed when he first picked up a guitar and started playing.Fri, 1 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT