Like its hero, Jeff Talbot's piece at MCC displays an authorial bait and switch
The new Woody Allen film, Whatever Works -- his 40th for those keeping count -- signals a return for the filmmaker in more ways than one. For starters, it is his first film to shoot on location in New York since Melinda and Melinda in 2004, interrupting a half-decade European vacation during which ... More >>
Plus: Israel's own neurotic Etgar Keret's $9.99
Another year, another unwatched Tony Awards show. Let's face it: this Sunday's prize party isn't even getting you excited, is it? Sure, the Tonys provide the MDR of greasepaint 'n' glamour we learned to love as lonely, introverted children. But as a quick look back at, say, the justly famous 25th An ... More >>
The ministry of showbiz versus the showbiz of ministry
What happens when a mainstream musical meets one of America's most beloved outsiders?
Can the Broadway Revival of Everyone's Favorite Jewish Musical Ignore Today's Radically Different Cultural Context?
A Slacker Musician Teaches Preppie Tykes a Lesson in Unleashing Their Inner Rockers
Homophobes Can Boycott, Too
John Turturro Plays Beckett's Serious Games