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Marlon Brando: Hollywood’s Complex, Conflicted Cassandra

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All else aside, writes William J. Mann, the actor was "a voice in the wilderness warning about the celebrity culture he spied coming down the tracks."

Rohrwacher and Rohrwacher: Cinema’s Wonder Women

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"We do not feel the need to create a border. Our relationship is natural."

What Finally Killed Off Superman? American Fascism

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How America finished off the superhero that he was always meant to embody.

Filmmakers, Says ‘Synonyms’ Director, Speak One Language

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The main character in Nadav Lapid's new film battles the patriarchy, his masculinity, the oppression of an army -- oh, and more thing.

Bowser Bruised as DC Arts Soap Opera Ends — For Now

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The mayor of DC -- and all the battling political stakeholders of the city's cultural scene -- now have a chance to act like adults. The artists deserve it.

The Global Narrative for Arts Education Is Changing

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Will a piece of paper forever change how we talk about arts education? Probably not. But it's a very, very good place to start.

Measurable Impact: The Real Bottom Line for Nonprofit Arts?

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The problem with Seattle's Intiman Theatre following (not for the first time) the hysterical-panic fundraising playbook first pioneered by Oral Roberts.

Robert O’Hara: Finding the Beauty in the Horror

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My old friend -- director of Broadway's hit "Slave Play" -- tells me why theater is the space for the complicated and the uncomfortable.

‘We Won’t Pay! We Won’t Pay!’ (Or, ‘Don’t Pay Artists!’)

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If you won't pay artists -- or respect HR laws on exempt and non-exempt employees -- maybe you don't deserve our donations.

Trump Sacrifices Pro-Conservative ‘The Hunt’ to His Own Victim Complex

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"The Hunt" reminds us: seldom is enjoyable art also emperor-sanctioned cult messaging.

How Abortion Narratives Are Changing in Hollywood

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Amazingly, encouragingly, the subject is suddenly everywhere.

Was Mom Right? I Hope Not

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Mom thought the arts were fun and games, frivolous, with no real worth but immediate entertainment.
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For Quality Cultural Diplomacy, Watch Hulu’s ‘Ramy’

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With laughter and understanding across religions and culture, 'Ramy' is the future -- for the next generation and beyond.

Why Must Arts Workers Equate Long Hours with Success?

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If your art cannot get done in the hours you have budgeted for it, you have lied. To everyone.

Getting Arts Into Global Politics? Look to the Mekong

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Here's to the up-front, unapologetic inclusion of arts and culture within larger discussions of war and peace, prosperity and poverty.

Does Your Nonprofit Arts Board Always Vote Unanimously?

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Unending total agreement can hurt nonprofit arts groups. There are better ways to be a board.

That Time Susan Sontag Did Something Stupid

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She staged "Waiting for Godot" in 1993 Sarajevo. A Sontag biography raises current questions on what motivates social practice.

Boycott For Choice: Can Artists Be Profiles in Courage?

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If you are an artist and pro-choice, you have to confront a terrible and difficult question.

Spurning the Sacklers’ Money Seems Easy Now, But…

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Funny things can happen at arts organizations when an economy goes into a tailspin.

Notes on ‘Notes on Camp’

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High, low, Beau and no: more thoughts on the Met gala's camp-y hits and misses.
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