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The New Spiritual Consumerism

Aug 19, 2019 • 5:47 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

On shows like “Queer Eye,” makeovers, shopping and redecorating are presented as deeply meaningful — even …

Lee Krasner, Hiding in Plain Sight

Aug 19, 2019 • 5:39 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

A major touring retrospective of the American painter brings her out of the shadow of her famous …

‘Murder, She Wrote’ & Me

Aug 19, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

As a kid, I didn’t get the appeal of Jessica Fletcher, the widowed detective played by Angela Lansbury. Then I grew …

George Bernard Shaw’s 6-Hour ‘Beast’? She’s All In

Aug 19, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Kimberley Rampersad will present “Man and Superman” at the Shaw …

With ‘Doxology,’ Nell Zink Delivers Her Most Ambitious and Expansive Novel Yet

Aug 19, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Zink’s latest, about two generations of an American family, offers a portrait of the downtown New York music scene of the late 1980s as well as a …

Review: Spectacular aboriginal paintings from Australia burst with deep, sacred beauty

Aug 19, 2019 • 3:01 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

'Desert Painters' show of Australian Aboriginal art at Gagosian in Beverly Hills brings the summer gallery season to a stunning close. …

What’s on TV Monday: ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ and ‘Wall-E’

Aug 19, 2019 • 1:05 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Stream Danny McBride’s new comedy series on HBO platforms. Or catch “Wall-E” on …

A Teen Pretends to Be Trans, and Some Viewers Object to the Deception

Aug 19, 2019 • 1:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The indie film “Adam” centers on the 17-year-old title character passing as transgender to win the affection of a lesbian. Is the boy problematic? Or …

What's on TV Monday: 'Lodge 49' on AMC

Aug 18, 2019 • 11:00 PM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

What's on TV Monday: 'Lodge 49' on AMC; 'The Terror'; 'I Ship It' …

‘Succession’ Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: Opportunity Knocks Twice

Aug 18, 2019 • 10:00 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

Siobhan tries to play both sides, but she may be overestimating her …

K-pop brings superfans and diversity to KCON L.A. 2019

Aug 18, 2019 • 7:49 PM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

K-pop's success has made the four-day symposium KCON into an enormous industry, influencing music, fashion, beauty and digital life, drawing more …

At the Joyce, a Feast of Dancers at a Sometimes Meager Table

Aug 18, 2019 • 1:51 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

The ballet festival draws to a close with an intriguing program (Béjart, Macmillan and Gemma Bond) and an aimless …

Box office: 'Good Boys' is the biggest original comedy opening of the year

Aug 18, 2019 • 12:38 PM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

"Good Boys" brought in $21 million at the box office. "Where'd You Go, Bernadette," "47 Meters Down: Uncaged" and "Blinded by the Light" disappoint. …

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘The Amazing Johnathan Documentary’ and JoJo Siwa

Aug 18, 2019 • 12:27 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

A documentary on an eccentric magician premieres on Hulu, and a behind-the-scenes look at the entertainer JoJo Siwa appears on …

The Met Reviews Items It Received From a Dealer, Now a Looting Suspect

Aug 18, 2019 • 10:06 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is studying the Indian artifacts it holds that track back to a man accused of running a major antiquities smuggling …

'Peter and the Wolf' with John C. Reilly and more classical music this week in L.A.

Aug 18, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

Classical music performances in L.A. for Aug. 18-25 include "Peter and the Wolf" with John C. Reilly and the LA Phil plus Verdi's Requiem with Dream …

'Christian Marclay: Sound Stories' at LACMA and more museum shows this week in L.A.

Aug 18, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

"Christian Marclay: Sound Stories" at LACMA and more museum shows to see in L.A., Aug. 18-25 …

'Brittany Runs a Marathon,' 'Angel Has Fallen' and more new movies in L.A. this week

Aug 18, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

New movies opening in L.A. for Aug. 18-25 include "Brittany Runs a Marathon," "Angel Has Fallen" and "Overcomer" …

Heidi Duckler Dance's 'Stay Awake,' Mantra Siam and more dance to see this week in L.A.

Aug 18, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

Dance performances in L.A. for Aug. 18-25 include Heidi Duckler Dance's "Stay Awake" and Mantra Siam's "Tales from Mount Sumeru: The Golden Peacock" …

'Beast on the Moon,' 'Joy Luck Club' and more theater to see this week in L.A.

Aug 18, 2019 • 9:00 AM ET Culture Los Angeles Times  

New theater to see Aug. 18-25 in L.A. includes "Beast on the Moon," "Barrymore" and "The Joy Luck Club" …