The Lawn at the Delacorte Theater in New York City's Central Park played host to The Public Theater’s annual summer celebration bringing out actors like Danai Gurira, Oscar Isaac, Liev Schreiber and Peter Dinklage
Caravaggio's Renaissance masterpiece, "Jupiter, Neptune and Pluto" (ca. 1597), goes under the hammer
Sitting on half an acre near the Via Veneto in Rome, Casino di Villa Boncompagni Ludovisi, locally known as the Villa Aurora, was built as a hunting lodge around 1570. The villa is all that remains of a much larger compound commissioned by Cardinal Francesco Maria del Monte. The lodge ... More
The actress makes her Broadway debut opposite Billy Crystal in Mr. Saturday Night
In the big new musical Mr. Saturday Night, Harmon stars as Annie Wells, agent to Buddy Young Jr., an old-school comedian trying to make a comeback. Billy Crystal played Buddy in the 1992 movie of the same name (his directorial debut), and he’s now playing the ... More
The Nevada Museum of Art is showcasing iconic ceramic works of Pablo Picasso through the summer
Although Pablo Picasso is best known as a modernist who founded the cubist movement, he also produced a lesser-known but equally impressive body of decorative ceramic objects during his final years. Picasso in Clay, on view at the Nevada Museum of Art through August 7, presents ... More
The actress is starring as Fanny Brice’s mother in a new revival of "Funny Girl"
Lynch, star of Glee and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, grew up in Illinois listening to the Broadway cast album of Funny Girl. Now, the actress is starring as Fanny Brice’s mother in a revival of the show opposite Beanie Feldstein. “I couldn’t be more thrilled. ... More
The director of the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy, "The Skin of Our Teeth," on its new Lincoln Center Theater production
Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth, written in 1942, is often performed regionally, but it hasn’t seen a large New York production in quite some time. Enter Lincoln Center and Lileana Blain-Cruz. “I was looking for a play that wrestled with ... More
The actor makes his Broadway debut in "Take Me Out"
Before performances started for the revival of Richard Greenberg’s Take Me Out on Broadway, Patrick J. Adams, who starred for many seasons on the television series Suits, was initially scared of “showering in front of 500 people every night.” The play, about ... More
A new book by Betsy Prioleau chronicles the life of publisher and women’s rights movement pioneer Miriam Leslie
Diamonds and Deadlines: A Tale of Greed, Deceit, and a Female Tycoon in the Gilded Age (Abrams) by Betsy Prioleau is the first major biography of the glamorous and scandalous Miriam Leslie, titan of publishing and an unsung hero of women’s suffrage. Among the fabled tycoons of ... More