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Do you know the way to Monterey? Reflecting on different perspectives of a familiar place.
With laughter and understanding across religions and culture, 'Ramy' is the future -- for the next generation and beyond.
With the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) under right-wing attack, Mary Kathryn Nagle sounds the alarm.
How a US military intelligence officer survived catastrophic injury and found a path to Hollywood.
If your art cannot get done in the hours you have budgeted for it, you have lied. To everyone.
Here's to the up-front, unapologetic inclusion of arts and culture within larger discussions of war and peace, prosperity and poverty.
An autobiographical musical about an autobiographical musical about -- well, you know.
Yes, the Deplorable Coin is a real product! Who designed it? No one knows! Or maybe we do...
Danny Rocco's sprawling experimental history play proves that everything new is old again.
After the supposed front-runner's no-good, very very bad week, it's an open question.
The playwright thinks he’s offering us shocks. They register more like mild nudges.
We also dish Mueller's speech, slow-clap a Tea Partier, and handicap the Dems. Plus: a cold open!
Reflections on a documentary about the structural racism that erased a community -- and the people who rebuilt it.
Unending total agreement can hurt nonprofit arts groups. There are better ways to be a board.
Frédéric Tcheng’s documentary retraces the rise and fall of an iconic, enigmatic American designer.
Playwright Terrence McNally can be greatly thanked -- especially in the light of the moon.
An intertribal, Indigenous sketch-comedy troupe exposes a deep cultural scar.
I'm still thinking about She the People -- and all the Democratic candidates not getting specific.
They have executive, prosecutorial, legislative and Cabinet experience. But can they win?
If you are an artist and pro-choice, you have to confront a terrible and difficult question.
Funny things can happen at arts organizations when an economy goes into a tailspin.
Frances Parkinson Keyes is little remembered these days; she may have been the Joyce Carol Oates of her time.
And if Trump won't comply with court orders, what then? Or refuse to leave office, what then?
On our new podcast episode, summing up the Biden launch, mourning hate, and a quiz!
Artists from across the Americas playfully show that science fiction has always been a metaphor for addressing complex political and social realities.
Nine not-a-little-bit-bougie pieces of good news and nice things for the decadent extremist in us all.
Diversity, inclusion and curious sins of omission in a new book on the "greatest star."