Monster Mash: Breaking news and headlines
-- So long, farewell: The Rodgers & Hammerstein catalog, which includes such titles as "The Sound of Music," "Oklahoma" and "South Pacific," is sold to a Dutch investment group.
--There's a catch: Former Museum of Contemporary Art chief Jeremy Strick hasn't yet repaid a $500,000 loan to MOCA.
-- It's always the arts: Los Angeles budget proposals hit arts agencies.
-- Over money, of course: Franky Gehry feuding with Miami Beach over New World Symphony project.
-- Back to owners: The Austrian town of Linz is to return Gustav Klimt painting to the descendants of a Jewish family who were robbed of it by the Nazis.
-- Another return: U.S. officials to return a Dutch Old Master portrait seized from a New York gallery to heirs of a Jewish art dealer who was forced to sell it before fleeing Nazi Germany in 1937.
-- Another theater contest: The Drama League announces award nominees.
-- List narrows: Three selected from a field of thousands to compete for BP Portrait prize.
-- Royal prerogative?: Leading architects accuse Prince Charles of using his royal position to attack plans to develop a former army barracks in London.
-- Costly paint job: A new Damien Hirst creation to be sold for charity in Los Angeles.
-- Lisa Fung
Photo: Julie Andrews in a scene from "The Sound of Music."