Village Voice staff
10 days ago | Culture
In March, Pope Francis declared 2015 a Holy Year of Mercy, urging all Catholics to remember that "God forgives and God forgives always.” "No one can be excluded from God's mercy," he said during a Lenten service at the Vatican. "Let us never tire ...
24 days ago | Film and TV
LA Weekly film critic Amy Nicholson found out first-hand that Michael Shannon is a pretty stern Monopoly player during a recent game with the actor, who portrays a tortured Orlando real-estate baron in the upcoming 99 Homes. Nicholson and Village ...
24 days ago | Visual Arts
John Perreault, the artist and critic, died at age 78 in Manhattan on Sunday. A champion of art outside the gallery-world mainstream, Perreault, the Voice's chief art critic from 1966 to 1974, wrote urgent, forward-thinking criticism illuminating ...
1 month ago | Things To Do
There's no time and place better than fall in New York. But how do you spend it? That's where we come in: • Ten Can't-Miss Fall 2015 Events in New York • Your Guide to the Fall 2015 Dance Season in New York • We've Got Good News and Bad...
1 month ago | Film Podcast
Alan Scherstuhl and Stephanie Zacharek of the Village Voice, along with Amy Nicholson of the LA Weekly, run down the worst and best of the movies they saw this summer, which as summers go, wasn't so terrible! Among the best performances were those...
1 month ago | Hip-Hop
N.W.A. were on the cover of the Village Voice in October of '89, in what remains today an eye-opening report (reprinted below) on the extreme lengths the religious right and law enforcement went to in order to vilify artists like N.W.A. and Guns '...