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Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:59:26 GMT

Mar 22, 2019 01:00AM

Reunion Tour! The Band Is Back! Wait, Who Are These Guys?

Once a band name turns into a brand name, there?s a strong incentive to continue on, even with a lineup that fans might not recognize.

Mar 21, 2019 01:00AM

?What We Do in the Shadows? Revisits a Tale That Refuses to Die

Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi, creators of the original mockumentary, talk about the new TV adaptation and the hassles of never dying.

Mar 21, 2019 07:36AM

Critic?s Pick: ?Us? Review: Jordan Peele?s Creepy Latest Turns a Funhouse Mirror on Us

The director of ?Get Out? returns with a horror movie about a family terrorized by weird doubles. A dazzling Lupita Nyong?o heads up the terrific cast.

Mar 21, 2019 09:12AM

Last Chance: Warhol at the Whitney: Why This One Work Is So Stirring

As the museum?s Andy Warhol retrospective ends its run, Holland Cotter revisits the exhibition through a work that showed the artist shifting gears.

Mar 21, 2019 01:00PM

Luc Tuymans, Painting?s Savior, Tries Something New

A major retrospective in Venice assembles more than 80 of the artist?s canvases, plus a huge mosaic of Italian marble.

Mar 21, 2019 01:20PM

Critic?s Pick: Fraught and Fabulous: Art That Shows a Passion for Democracy

Siah Armajani?s career survey at the Met Breuer and public sculpture in Brooklyn Bridge Park offer a portrait of the Iranian artist in exile in America.

Mar 21, 2019 07:00AM

Tickling Worms in the Lab, Tickling Funny Bones Onstage

Matt Walker just got his big acting break in the farce ?The Play That Goes Wrong.? But he?s not giving up his day job in a Nobel winner?s biology lab.

Mar 21, 2019 07:00AM

How ?Crazy Ex-Girlfriend? and My Work Friends Made Me an Honorary Millennial

As the show wraps up, the co-creator Aline Brosh McKenna writes about helping to create and guide the series with a diverse group of colleagues.

Mar 21, 2019 09:03AM

The New Vanguard: For Etienne Charles, Jazz and Caribbean Music Are One and the Same

The 35-year-old Trinidadian trumpeter has spent his career fusing his homeland traditions with jazz ideas. His new album is ?Carnival: The Sound of a People, Vol. 1.?

Mar 21, 2019 12:00PM

CRITIC?S pICK: A Lighter Matthew Barney Goes Back to School, and Back Home

The artist dances with wolves, and hunters, in his new film ?Redoubt,? shot in his native Idaho. It?s the most emancipated work of his career.

Mar 20, 2019 01:00AM

This Is Lupita Nyong?o. Hollywood, Please Keep Up.

The Kenyan-Mexican star of ?Us? and ?Black Panther,? who seems to excel at everything ? even rap ? is an exception in her industry, for better and worse.

Mar 21, 2019 06:45PM

Critic?s Pick: Review: An All-Star Team in the Temptations Musical ?Ain?t Too Proud?

This shrewdly assembled show, directed by Des McAnuff, considers the interchangeability of a crew of Motown?s finest, though there?s plenty of star shine, too.

Mar 21, 2019 04:05PM

What?s Wrong With This Diorama? You Can Read All About It

The American Museum of Natural History corrects a Native American story in full view of visitors, inviting them to ?reconsider this scene.?

Mar 21, 2019 08:45AM

?Sunset? Review: Discovering a Dark Past and a Cataclysmic Future

In his second feature, the director Laszlo Nemes (?Son of Saul?) applies his near-subjective cinematic style to pre-World War I Budapest.

Mar 22, 2019 04:25AM

She Raps and Sweden Listens

Silvana Imam, the lesbian daughter of refugees, is winning fans and making enemies with her strident, unapologetically political songs.

Mar 22, 2019 04:02AM

Anatomy of a Scene: How Jordan Peele Builds Suspense in ?Us?

The film?s writer and director discusses a haunting scene where members of a family meet their terrifying doubles.

Mar 22, 2019 04:00AM

Streaming Movie Review: ?The Dirt? Review: A Badly Bewigged Bummer

Based on the tell-all book about ?Mötley Crüe,? this film adaptation sands down the source material into a junior varsity ?Bohemian Rhapsody.?

Mar 22, 2019 04:00AM

?Us? | Anatomy of a Scene

Jordan Peele narrates a sequence from his film.

Mar 22, 2019 03:00AM

Batsheva: A New Era, a New Role for Ohad Naharin

Is the company?s leadership transition a new era or an administrative reorganization? ?It feels like both at the same time,? says the new director.

Mar 22, 2019 02:00AM

Children?s Books: Gorgeous Books to Expand the Youngest Minds

Dreamy marshmallows, rude animals, a portal to a mirror world and more fill the latest crop of picture books.

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