Virtual film festivals, streaming concerts and socially distanced events offer escapes during the coronavirus pandemic.

In an English translation of ‘Tears of Amber,’ survival means much more than just staying alive.

When controversial billionaire Elon Musk hosts SNL this weekend, he will become part of a long list of hosts that cast members have publicly criticized.


From the wires

In a new film, Gia Coppola dissects ‘Mainstream’ culture

Gia Coppola had a famous filmmaking surname, a promising debut film under her belt and a timely idea about skewering internet influencer culture, but it still took nearly seven years to get “Mainstream” off the ground

Documentary series revisits 2002 Washington sniper case

The 2002 Washington D

Bruce Springsteen receives this year's Woody Guthrie Prize

Bruce Springsteen has won the Woody Guthrie Prize, which is given annually to an artist seen as carrying on the spirit of the folk singer whose music focused on the plight of the poor and disenfranchised

With his memoir “Brat: An ’80s Story,” Andrew McCarthy serves up the tantalizing memories he once tried to forget.

  • Ashley Spencer
  • ·

Abrams’s latest book, “While Justice Sleeps,” stars a beautiful, brilliant, Black Yale Law School grad who, as she puts it, “has to sort of save the world.”

Thursday, May 6, 2021 | “Favorite Son” premieres on BET Plus

Simon Heffer’s encyclopedic book about Victorian and Edwardian England offers a fascinating perspective on the present.

Song Dynasty Emperor Huizong practically defined the canon of classical Chinese painting, but his reign was in other ways disastrous.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 | “Crank Yankers” on Comedy Central returns

A onetime classics professor, he wrote several books about jazz and was a radio DJ.

A snapshot of popular books.

Also, books on how to feel great right where you are.

  • Zibby Owens
  • ·

Cusk’s 11th novel explores the lies we tell ourselves.

  • Randy Rosenthal
  • ·

“Blindness” at Shakespeare Theatre Company and “Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter” at GALA Hispanic Theatre are leading the way

The radio and television announcer was known to millions of classical music aficionados as the voice of the New York Philharmonic and the PBS series “Live From Lincoln Center.”

Christina Hunger, author of “How Stella Learned to Talk,” explains the how and why of her unusual feat.

A photographer revisits some of his favorite clubs, which went dark during the pandemic and are waiting to reopen.

  • Ben Eisendrath
  • ·

The New-York Historical Society’s “Cover Story” examines Graham’s influential life, on and off the job.

The Grammy winner reflects on being off the road for the first time since he was a teenager.

  • Eric Easter
  • ·

The "Clone Wars" spinoff is now streaming on Disney Plus.

Load More



Most Read Entertainment