Arts

Ismail Kadare’s Best Books: A Guide

Ismail Kadare, the most celebrated Albanian author in a generation, was a prolific writer who often found ways to criticize…

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Review: ‘Robeson’ Illuminates a Titanic Artist and Activist

“God gave me the voice that people want to hear,” Paul Robeson, the great African American singer, actor and activist,…

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Martin Mull, Comic Actor Who Rose to Fame on ‘Mary Hartman,’ Dies at 80

Martin Mull, the comedic actor, musician and artist who gained widespread attention in the 1970s on television shows like “Mary…

3 hafta ago

Towa Bird’s Bouncy Revenge Rock, and 10 More New Songs

Towa Bird — a rock songwriter, guitarist and prolific TikToker who was born in Hong Kong and grew up there,…

4 hafta ago

Kinky Friedman, Musician and Humorist Who Slew Sacred Cows, Dies at 79

Kinky Friedman, a singer, songwriter, humorist and sometime politician who with his band, the Texas Jewboys, developed an ardent following…

4 hafta ago

‘Woolf Works’ Review: A Literary Ballet’s Missteps

Wayne McGregor’s 2015 work, making its New York debut with American Ballet Theater, fails to make dance poetry of Virginia…

4 hafta ago

Review: A ‘Ulysses’ That Squeezes Bloomsday Into 2 Hours, 40 Minutes

The secondary roles are almost tertiary in this edit, but sharply incised. Playing both Stephen Dedalus, stuck teaching history to…

4 hafta ago

Discord at the Symphony: Losing a Star, San Francisco Weighs Its Future

For a night at the symphony, there was a lot of tension in the air.As concertgoers filed in to Davies…

4 hafta ago

Jeremy Tepper, Alt-Country Impressario, Dies at 60

Jeremy Tepper, who over a long and varied career as a journalist, singer,owner and radio producer championed the…

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Ron Simons, Who Brought Black Stories to Broadway, Dies at 63

Ron Simons, who left his job as an executive at Microsoft to pursue his dream of acting but later found…

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