Meave Gallagher

 

Meave Gallagher is a regular film contributor at Voice Media Group and its film partner, the Village Voice. VMG publications include LA Weekly, Denver Westword, Phoenix New Times, Miami New Times, Broward-Palm Beach New Times, Houston Press, Dallas Observer and OC Weekly.

Latest Stories

  • 2 months ago

    Notwithstanding yoga's reputation as the Gwyneth Paltrow of exercise — whitewashed, expensive, elitist — at its core is the forging of a connection between mind and body. Re-establishing this connection is a well-established form of therapy; Liber...

  • 2 months ago

    Vegan cheese has advanced leaps and bounds from its miserable waxy origins. Today the best ersatz cheeses are nut-based, and through the magic of cultured nuts and kelp, they really do achieve the particular umami quality of their animal-milk pred...

  • 2 months ago

    Introverts beware: Baby Grand's karaoke experience is both very intimate and very public. There are no private rooms or nooks to hide in: It's just you, a small platform, and a couple dozen friends and strangers cheering their heads off. Within it...

  • 2 months ago

    Pure Food & Wine, with its raw-vegan menu, celebrity clientele, and oceans of press, was once a fabulous place to irritate your server with a Groupon that cut those salads' hefty price tags by 30 percent. Its owner, restaurateur Sarma Melngail...

  • 2 months ago

    Let's face it, most of our favorite pop-culture trifles make more sense with alcohol. Mace Windu? Meh. Mace Windu drunk? Fun! That's why we celebrate Barcelona Bar for allowing us to say, "Yes, I would like to wear an admiral hat and aviator sungl...

  • 2 months ago

    Lists of top Staten Island destinations almost always include the "Great Four": The ballpark, Snug Harbor, Denino's Pizza, and the Staten Island Museum. But take a trip a little farther down Hylan Boulevard and you'll discover a piece of history t...

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