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‘How Alfo Learned to Love’ Is a Romance Set in a Bakery — But Is It Worth Your Dough?’
Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 6 a.m. by Phoebe Hoban
Maybe he watched Moonstruck one too many times, but playwright Vincent Amelio's How Alfo Learned to Love is about as satisfying as cold pizza. Like the appealing 1987 film, Alfo involves a thirtysomething baker who finds true love. ...
The Clock Strikes One: Mark Thomas’s Monologue 'Cuckooed' Is More Hit Than Miss
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 1:46 a.m. by Tom Sellar
Boisterous and pumped, Mark Thomas regales his listeners with stories like a pub dweller boasting to his mates. Yes, this British comedian/activist's tales can turn self-valorizing. And they aren't really very funny: There's the tim...
Cogent and Beautifully Acted, ‘Sense of an Ending’ Challenges Our Notions of ‘History’
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 2:10 p.m. by Miriam Felton-Dansky
We all like to think we've accepted that history is a slippery thing: that memory is fickle and multiple perspectives can contain truth. But are we ready to stick to that idea in the face of unimaginable atrocity? Ken Urban's troubl...
'Threesome' Gives New Meaning to the Term ‘Embedded’
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 2:59 p.m. by Jacob Gallagher-Ross
If you had to pick a metaphor for America's vexed relationship with the Middle East — and the troubled identities of Middle Eastern Americans — a threesome kind of makes sense. The U.S. has been in bed with so many different regimes...