Lately, it's fashionable to eviscerate the establishment's status quo (see: The Daily Show, Last Week Tonight, what Keith Olbermann used to do), either on television or in blog-post form, and then after that decimation, there comes another blog post recapping it, thus continuing the cycle. Well, co ... More >>
Playing a first-rate conflicted gay burlesque star
There are actors (like Peter O'Toole and Glenn Close) who've gotten nominated a whole lot of times and never won. Yet. But how about the ones who've never even been nominated? In the case of the dead ones, I'm pretty sure they never will be! Now that's gotta hurt. Here are some of the top omission ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 20, 1958, Vol. III, No. 43 The Lively Arts By Gilbert Seldes No one, I hope would accuse me of using this column for personal gain. But I think it only fair to acknowledge the fact that I own stock -- one share -- in the production ... More >>
At 81, Alvin Epstein's trying something classic and new
Broadway musicals have entered a new phase. Now if only they could get it right.
Francesco Clemente, Jasper Johns, Kara Walker, John Currin, and other friends of Dorothy
Children shouldn't play with dead Canadian movies or leering comedians in ugly catsuits