What to watch on Tuesday: ‘Only Murders in the Building’ airs on Hulu
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 I HBO's documentary "Endangered" premieres on HBO at 9.
Gloria Allen, who ran a charm school for transgender youths, dies at 76
Her school inspired the play “Charm” by Philip Dawkins, who called her “the mother of queer Chicago.” She was also the subject of a documentary, “Mama Gloria.”
Cartoonists passionately take on the Supreme Court’s abortion decision
Some cartoons express anger, pain and resilience after the Supreme Court's abortion decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health overturns Roe v. Wade.
In Mosaic premiere, Benjamin Benne’s ‘In His Hands’ muses on sex, faith
World premiere runs through July 17 at Atlas Performing Arts Center.
Sam Gilliam, abstract artist who went beyond the frame, dies at 88
With a 1969 exhibition at the Corcoran Gallery, the D.C. artist instantly became one of the country's most acclaimed abstract painters.
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Grammy Award-winning songwriter Ken Williams dies at 83
Songwriter Kenneth “Ken” Williams, who wrote or co-wrote hundred of tunes for a vast array of performers, including Donny Hathaway, The Four Tops and Peaches & Herb, including The Main Ingredient’s hit “Everybody Plays the Fool,” has died
New this week: 'Only Murders in the Building,' 'More Power'
This week’s new entertainment releases include a new album from Imagine Dragons, the reuniting of “Home Improvement” sitcom buddies Tim Allen and Richard Karn for “More Power” and the return of Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez as unlikely crime-solving New York City neighbors in Hulu’s “Only Murders in the Building.”
Paul McCartney wows Glastonbury with Dave Grohl and The Boss
Paul McCartney has wowed fans at the Glastonbury Festival with a 2½-hour concert that included Beatles hits and big-name guest stars
Alok Vaid-Menon's tips for being a better ally
In an interview on June 25, nonbinary artist Alok Vaid-Menon explained what the gender binary is and offered tips on how to be more inclusive.
BET Awards: Stars react to Roe overturning
Keke Palmer, Taraji P. Henson, Billy Porter, Janelle Monae and others reacted on June 26 to the Supreme Court abortion ruling at the BET Awards in Los Angeles.
Alok Vaid-Menon's advice for coming out: 'Take your time'
In an interview with The Washington Post on June 25, nonbinary artist Alok Vaid-Menon shared advice for queer people who are struggling to live authentically.
Alok Vaid-Menon on how Roe reversal affects trans lives
Non-binary artist Alok Vaid-Menon emphasized the importance of "queer joy" in the face of anti-trans legislation and the fall of Roe v. Wade.
‘Mr. Malcolm’s List’: Not quite Jane Austen, but close
The feature debut of filmmaker Emma Holly Jones is a Regency-period romance based on a novel by Suzanne Allain.
Frank’s Burger Place in Wheaton is just the balm we need
Chef Pedro Matamoros puts his skills to work in the service of the all-American hamburger.
‘Elsewhere’ is a chilling, eerily current novel about motherhood
Alexis Schaitkin’s fantastical tale takes a page from Margaret Atwood to explore society’s role in the maternal experience.
Robert Adams looked past despair and found the truth of America
“American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams” is a must-see exhibition at the National Gallery of Art through Oct. 2.
What to watch on Monday: ‘The Split’ returns to BBC America
Monday, June 27, 2022 I PBS's documentary "Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness" premieres.
At a time of angry uproar, theater can still show us the way forward
An essay on the impact of the Supreme Court's abortion decision on how we view contemporary drama.
Bette Howland, nearly forgotten, is now getting the notice she deserves
New editions of her books, including “Things Come and Go” reveal Howland’s singular talent
Baxter Black, trail boss of the cowboy poets, dies at 77
A onetime veterinarian, he became a regular on NPR with his comical stories and poems of rural life.
In Ottessa Moshfegh’s ‘Lapvona,’ alienation turns to violence
Ottessa Moshfegh’s fourth novel generates her most grotesque vision yet.
‘Money Heist: Korea’: What to know about Netflix’s new crossover series
Don't write off this version of "Money Heist" just because you have (or have not) seen the original.
What to watch this weekend: ‘Westworld’ returns to HBO on Sunday
‘First Blood’ premieres on Saturday and the ‘BET Awards’ air on Sunday.