Arts & Entertainment

Feature: Staging an intervention

by David Templeton It started on my Facebook page. Six little words, posted as a private...

Theater: Dried-up American dream

by Charles Brousse The American Dream is getting yet another bashing in Lisa D’Amour’s Detroit,...

Film: War was hell

by Richard von Busack The new adaptation of Vera Brittain’s memoir Testament of Youth proves...

Trivia Café: A string quartet is comprised of what four instruments?

For more trivia questions (and answers!) see Howard Rachelson’s Trivia Café every week in...

Film: Bedside manners

by Richard von Busack Something innocent and sweet survives in Me and Earl and the...

Music: Amazing grace

by Greg Cahill “I think it’s the Irish in me,” says singer Judy Collins, 76,...

Theater: Extreme brevity

by Charles Brousse June was quite a month for the American Conservatory Theater. Not since Bill...

Talking Pictures: The thrill of the hunt

by David Templeton “The absolute best thing about San Andreas was Paul Giamatti,” says North...

Film: The constant gardener

by Richard von Busack We’re at the creation of Versailles in 1682. Here we find...

Music: The road goes on

by Charlie Swanson Acclaimed songwriter and country star Robert Earl Keen is best known for...

Theater: Emotional dynamite

by Charles Brousse When plays and musicals are praised for their “theatricality,” it usually means...

Music: For the greater good

by Tom Gogola "It was a pretty outrageous idea,” says Bruce Burtch, of what began,...

Theater: One for the books

by Charles Brousse If you’re hungering to see one of the best late-20th century American...

Feature: American booty

by Tom Gogola When it comes to the Grateful Dead—man, what a long, strange cha!-ching!...
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