This is not a review.
I'll let far more erudite scholars than myself go into lengthy analyses about exactly what's been trimmed out of the new revisal being called DuBose Heyward's Porgy and Bess.
(They're actually calling it The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, but I thought I'd give the co-author a li ... More >>
Multiple Tony winner Audra McDonald can hit notes only Mariah Carey can hear, so I was surprised to learn she had to be coaxed to go even higher a couple of times.
In her foreword to the new edition of funnyman/musician Seth Rudetsky's anecdote-filled book Broadway Nights, Audra -- who's Broadway-b ... More >>
Brian Wilson's interview with the Voice's Stacey Anderson will appear in our June 8 issue, just in time for his sold-out residency at Highline Ballroom June 11-13. During the shows, the reclusive genius will perform last year's album of George Gershwin standards, Brian Wilson Reimagines Gers ... More >>
The New York Times and several Concerned Citizens claim "'Mediocre' Arts Skills for American Eighth-Graders," but though we are usually game for any denunciation of our lousy educational system, we must protest their stern judgment.
For one thing, the educators seems shocked that "only about half o ... More >>