Sondheim Says He’s Still Composing

I thought he was semi-retired, but last night, on Colbert, he said no. He’s working on a new show — not many details.

SNL’s Norm MacDonald Dies

Met Gala: Jen Without Ben

Wise man, Ben Affleck. He wasn’t about to get caught up in the Halloween foolery of the Met Gala last night. He left that to Jennifer Lopez.

“Tammy Faye” Premieres To Mixed Reviews

Here’s a sampling of the reviews.

Your Weekend: A Selective Guide

Movies: Paul Schrader’s “The Card Counter” has gotten solid reviews…If you love me, don’t ask me to go to “Shang Chi”…TV/Streaming: The death of Michael K. Williams was sad, but I’m going to celebrate his life and career this weekend by watching the actor on “The Wire” and “Boardwalk Empire”…Books: Colson Whitehead’s new novel, “Harlem Shuffle,” takes place in the New York of the early 1960s…Music: Klezmer bands, I hear, turn up with frequency on Bob Dylan’s new album…Sports: Earlier this year, the Italian players surged in tennis. At the U.S. Open, it’s the Canadians…Finally: For me, being in New York on 9/11 seems like a million years ago — and like yesterday.

Don’t You Love When Stars De-Glam?

Hayley Mills Talks About New Memoir