Mary Todd Lincoln

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    10 Things to Do for Less Than $10 in NYC This Weekend

    Because we're still on a sugar rush from Oscar Murillo's exhibit that opened earlier this week, we're not about to lose momentum. Tonight, poet Aaron Belz and Mike Topp read at Hullabaloo Books in Crown Heights; tomorrow, the Tribeca Film Festival hosts a free street fair in the West Village; and do ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    February 19, 2014


    A window into the work of NYC’s best black designers

  • Film

    June 12, 2013

    Man of Steel: Making Sense of All That Christ and Death Stuff

    Warning: This discussion is thick with spoilers.

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    Disabilities Will Permeate The Oscar Nominees

    Get sick on screen, cough a little too hard, and you've got a nomination all locked up. Here are some of the frontrunners for nomination consideration, who will suddenly feel much better if they're announced among the chosen this Thursday. Marion Cotillard in Rust and Bone (above). The French favo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    One More Abe Lincoln Has Come At Ya!

    He's the year's third Lincoln, but this one's not a vampire hunter or an Oscar winner in heavy prosthetics. Played by Bob Stillman, he's one of the tapestry of characters in Paula Vogel's Civil War Christmas , a lovely musical drama set on Christmas Eve of 1864.

  • Theater

    December 5, 2012

    A Civil War Christmas: Season's Theatrical Greetings

    New York Theatre Workshop mounts Paula Vogel's latest

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    If Sally Field Wins Her Third Oscar...

    Can you imagine the speech? "The first time I won, I thought it was a nice gesture on your part and you were basically rewarding me for giving it the old Hollywood try, but I wasn't actually sure if you liked me. "You know, really liked me.

  • Music

    November 28, 2006
  • Theater

    September 12, 2006

    Wife Life

    Sympathy for Abe Lincoln’s spouse

  • Theater

    March 28, 2000