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Review: The Women of ‘Plano’ Are All About Men

Apr 14, 2019 • 2:55 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

In this comedy by Will Arbery, three sisters slip-slide through time in a brightly heightened …

Review: After 50 Years, Dance Theater of Harlem Looks Back and Up

Apr 14, 2019 • 2:17 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

The company’s anniversary program at New York City Center featured triumphs from its repertoire, but also a new revival and a world …

‘Shazam!’ Keeps Box-Office Lead as ‘Hellboy’ Flounders

Apr 14, 2019 • 2:00 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

“Little,” a comedy in the kid-adult switcheroo tradition of “Big” and “Freaky Friday,” came in second …

Streaming Movie Review: ‘Guava Island’ Review: Donald Glover’s Island Getaway Is a Casual Charmer

Apr 14, 2019 • 11:47 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The star, along with Rihanna and his “Atlanta” collaborators, crafts a freewheeling paean to the pleasures of taking it …

Review: In the Met’s ‘Siegfried,’ Singers Transcend the Staging

Apr 14, 2019 • 11:45 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The third installment of Wagner’s “Ring” has its problems. Robert Lepage’s production for the Metropolitan Opera doesn’t help. But the cast …

The Modern Music Man: He Plays 70 Instruments and Video Games, Too

Apr 14, 2019 • 11:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Just 28, Charlie Rosen has been working on Broadway for a decade, but his interests are as varied as the instruments he …

Meet the Secret Hero of ‘Game of Thrones’

Apr 14, 2019 • 10:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Most fans probably don’t know the name Bernadette Caulfield. But this executive producer is considered a behind-the-scenes star of HBO’s epic …

Books territory: A Bookstore of One’s Own

Apr 14, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Persephone Books in London — devoted mostly to overlooked works by female writers in the mid-1900s — celebrates its 20th anniversary this …

The Week in Books

Apr 14, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

E L James after “Fifty Shades,” Ruth Reichl’s delicious new memoir, Sally Rooney and …

‘S.N.L.’: BTS Performs, Emma Stone Hosts, and Julian Assange Joins Lori Loughlin in Jail

Apr 14, 2019 • 3:14 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Mostly avoiding politics, the opening sketch also featured jail appearances by Michael Avenatti and Tekashi …

What’s on TV Sunday: ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Special’

Apr 14, 2019 • 1:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

“Game of Thrones” makes its much-anticipated return to HBO. And a new series based on a memoir by a gay 20-something with a disability hits …

Donald Glover’s ‘Guava Island’ Debuts After Coachella Set as Childish Gambino

Apr 13, 2019 • 9:21 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

The musician and TV creator’s new project, a 55-minute film with Rihanna, is available now to stream on …

That Decisive Moment: Beloved Composer: The Week in Classical Music

Apr 13, 2019 • 8:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

George Crumb at 90, the opening of the Shed, and a new album of David Sanford's music were among the …

Confirm or Deny: Laurie Metcalf

Apr 13, 2019 • 6:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

On pack mules, pizza and her penchant for …

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Apr 13, 2019 • 5:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

Learning more about Julian Assange. A mysterious infection sweeps the globe. Jane Doe Ponytail’s final chapter. The first image of a black hole. And …

The Week in Arts: ‘The Appointment,’ Robert Motherwell and Amanda Palmer

Apr 13, 2019 • 2:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

A musical satire on the abortion debate lands in Greenwich Village, a titan of abstract expressionism gets an exhibition and a controversial artist …

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and ‘Saturday Night Live’

Apr 13, 2019 • 1:00 AM ET Culture The New York Times  

”Crazy Rich Asians” makes its television debut on HBO. And BTS bring K-pop to “Saturday Night …

Gala Honoree Causes Concern at American Museum of Natural History

Apr 12, 2019 • 6:42 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

The museum said it was “deeply concerned” that the event it is hosting will honor Brazil’s president, whose environmental policies have drawn …

At Coachella, the Real Action Is Happening Offstage

Apr 12, 2019 • 5:12 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

New films by Donald Glover and Beyoncé and an Easter Sunday Service from Kanye West are competing for buzz this …

‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Trailer: Watch Rey Prepare for Battle in Episode IX

Apr 12, 2019 • 3:41 PM ET Culture The New York Times  

The new teaser trailer also showed the return of familiar characters like Leia Organa and Lando …