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May 19, 2019 09:35PM

?Game of Thrones? Series Finale Recap: All Hail King Who?

?Game of Thrones? wrapped up on Sunday in an episode that included a variety of ?Thrones? greatest hits as well as some head-scratching moments.

May 19, 2019 09:12PM

The Iron Throne Is Gone, and the Game Is Over

A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well.

May 19, 2019 08:22PM

Robert Mnuchin Would Rather Not Discuss His Client (or His Son)

The treasury secretary?s father, a New York art dealer, paid a record price last week for a work by a living artist. But for whom?

May 19, 2019 08:21PM

Critic?s Pick: Review: The Human Voice Versus the Internet in ?Octet?

In Dave Malloy?s ravishing new a cappella chamber musical, members of an addiction support group compare notes on getting lost in the web.

May 19, 2019 08:22PM

Critic?s notebook: Amar Ramasar Returns to Bravos but Also to Questions

Part of a texting scandal that rocked City Ballet, Mr. Ramasar, performing in his old, ebullient manner, seemed a little clueless.

May 19, 2019 08:09AM

?S.N.L.,? Hosted by Paul Rudd, Takes On Trump and the Abortion Bans

In the 44th season finale, Rudd played Pete Buttigieg and DJ Khaled offered a tribute to Nipsey Hussle.

May 18, 2019 07:07PM

Eurovision 2019: Netherlands Wins Without Usual Kitsch or Gimmicks

Behind the scenes of this year?s song contest, the usual political tensions between Israel and Palestinians played out.

May 19, 2019 09:00AM

Inside the Five Best ?John Wick? Action Scenes

We asked the director how the franchise?s greatest sequences came to be. His answers involved phrases like ?theater of pain.?

May 19, 2019 08:28PM

In Their Words: Remembering I.M. Pei

The Modernist master left his mark on generations, from Renzo Piano and Norman Foster to David Adjaye and Billie Tsien.

May 19, 2019 10:00PM

What?s on TV Monday: ?Wrestle? and ?Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special?

A documentary about a struggling high school wrestling team airs on PBS. And Celine Dion joins James Corden for karaoke in a new special.

May 19, 2019 02:41PM

critic?s pick: Review: Why Dance? ?Fame Notions? Suggests It?s a Private Matter

Gillian Walsh?s latest work, with uncompromising slowness and repetition, distills the endlessness of the dancer?s quest.

May 19, 2019 01:47PM

Review: ?The Pink Unicorn? Leads a Mother Into Unknown Territory

In Elise Forier Edie?s play, Alice Ripley plays a conservative Texas parent inspired to fight for the rights of her child?s gender identity.

May 19, 2019 03:45PM

As ?Rocketman? Prepares to Take Off, Hollywood Holds Its Breath

Depending on ticket sales, the R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John could have ripple effects for its star, its studio and the wider film industry.

May 19, 2019 08:30PM

Critic?s Pick: Review: Absent for 29 Years, Pina Bausch?s ?Macbeth? Dance Returns

?He Takes Her by the Hand and Leads Her Into the Castle, the Others Follow? is a long meditation on the themes of Shakespeare?s tragedy.

May 19, 2019 11:49AM

?John Wick: Chapter 3? Puts Keanu Reeves Back on Top at the Box Office

The R-rated thriller was No. 1 in North America with $57 million in ticket sales, by far a series best. Two other new wide-release movies flopped.

May 19, 2019 12:57PM

?Game of Thrones?: 8 Questions the Series Finale Must Answer

With only one episode left, ?Game of Thrones? won?t tie up every loose end. But there are still several major mysteries that need resolution.

May 19, 2019 08:26PM

MOCA Los Angeles to End Admissions Fee

A gift from the president of the museum?s board will allow it to be ?more welcoming and more open,? the MOCA director said.

May 18, 2019 10:00PM

What?s on TV Sunday: ?Game of Thrones? and ?Get Out?

After eight years, ?Game of Thrones? wraps up on HBO. And Jordan Peele?s ?Get Out? airs on FX.

May 19, 2019 05:44AM

Critic?s notebook: ?Game of Thrones? Is Going Out Fighting. So Will Its Audience.

The arguments over HBO?s dark fantasy made it the signature show of an era when no one agrees on anything.

May 18, 2019 05:00AM

That Decisive Moment: A Label in Need: The Week in Classical Music

Plácido Domingo in zarzuela, an unplanned deficit at Tzadik and a young artists' gala were among the highlights.

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