• Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Live: Yann Tiersen Gets Playful At Irving Plaza

    Yann Tiersen Irving Plaza Friday, April 27 Better than: Most of the Philip Glass and Stephin Merritt music I've heard. Skyline, Yann Tiersen's seventh studio album, is only the second album of his current deal with Anti- and, like 2010's Dust Lane, it pioneers sonic territory structurally differen ... More >>

  • Theater

    October 26, 2011

    Figaro Refurbished

    An overlooked 1835 opera makes modern merriment

  • Theater

    July 13, 2011

    Peter Brook's Magic Flute: It's Mozart, the Tasting Menu

    A slimmed-down production at the Lincoln Center Festival, with results both svelte and scrawny

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2008

    Jagger Apt. Suit Endangers Us All

    A big month for Bianca Jagger, activist and former wife of Mick. First she lost a ring worth $308,000 in Salzburg. (The Guardian reports that "Under Austrian law, the finder of the jewellery is entitled to a reward of £10,000, around 5 per cent of its value.") Now she's trying to get back the rent- ... More >>

  • Film

    July 10, 2007
  • Art

    July 3, 2007

    The Summer of My German Epic

    Wagner, Mongols, capitalist art! A conversation with Lincoln Center Festival artistic director Nigel Redden

  • Dance

    December 12, 2006

    Watch Out, Julie!

    Tackling a classic with love and impudence

  • News

    July 27, 2004

    The Art of Party Crashing

    Artists and activists stockpile Dick Cheney jokes, Dubya drag, and phalluses in preparation for the Republican invasion

  • News

    December 2, 2003

    Open Me

    Finding beautiful boys, bordello interiors, and worldwide Jews in the season's most intriguing coffee-table books

  • Music

    November 4, 2003
  • Art

    February 12, 2002

    Downward Spiral

    The Guggenheim Museum Touches Bottom

  • Music

    February 5, 2002

    'Gypsy' State of Mind

    Bireli Lagrene Returns to the Source

  • News

    December 4, 2001

    The Afghan Road Show

    Globe-Trotting Declan Donnellan Directs Tony Kushner's 'Homebody/Kabul'

  • Dance

    April 27, 1999

    Money Managers

    Dance on the Trading Floor