Archive for January, 2019

The Luscious Rita Hayworth

“Merrily”: Cut Songs

Sondheim’s “Merrily We Roll Along” has a new production at the Roundabout in NYC. Here’s a … Read more »

Too Much Rembrandt?

Simon Schama writes: ‘Yet another commemoration and yet another mega-show at the Rijksmuseum. Is it possible … Read more »

Sundance: Roy Cohn, Dr. Ruth & Michael

The Sundance Film Festival is at the halfway mark, and real-life stories are hot. The features … Read more »

“Roma” As Seen By A Mexican

I didn’t find “Roma” particularly engaging emotionally, but after I read Alma Guillermoprieto’s essay on the … Read more »

What To Know About Boilly

I knew almost nothing about the prolific Parisian painter Louis-Leopold Boilly until I read this piece … Read more »

“Seasons Of Love”: Original Cast