Political discord coupled with the lingering effects of 2017’s Hurricane Maria challenged the arrival of the famed musical.
With shrewd drafting and a style adjustment, New Orleans built a team capable of helping out its star quarterback—and winning a Super Bowl.
A delightful “Weekend Update” appearance from John Mulaney and Pete Davidson gave a jolt of energy to an otherwise uninspired episode.
In its 15th go-around, the New York City Winter Jazzfest featured newly mature musical hybrids and a refreshing number of women artists getting their due.
The Man Booker finalist’s second book explores the transcontinental sacrifices made for love. It’s also an acute narrative about the indignities of traveling as an outsider.
According to a new report, the White House separated many more families than it had previously acknowledged—and failed to keep track of those it separated.
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Season 3 of the wonderful HBO comedy delivers more insights about what humans are like, stripped down.
Two new documentaries—Netflix’s Fyre and Hulu’s Fyre Fraud—investigate the origins of a nightmarish event that went viral in 2017.
In a new HBO film starring Benedict Cumberbatch, James Graham turns a polarizing national moment into a surprisingly cohesive and engaging story.
The influential electronic musician’s fourth album, Assume Form, embraces pop sentimentality with mixed results.
What the debut writer Kristen Roupenian learned from a masterful tale that dramatizes the horrors of being a young woman
Mimi Leder, best known as one of the great TV directors, talks about her new Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic and why it took so long to return to the big screen.
Three recent novels demonstrate how fiction can deftly capture the long-term effects of sexual assault and harassment.
Just as cells are the building blocks of the human body, a painting’s points, lines, colors, and tensions are the building blocks of its life.
The fast-food dinner Trump hosted was also an argument: about government, about political messaging, about himself.
Remind Me Tomorrow, the Brooklyn singer’s fifth album, bustles with the feeling of disconnection conquered.
The new British series is a thoughtful, detailed, compelling character study of people caught up in a knotty conflict.
Embezzlement charges against a leading Russian theater director come amidst a growing cultural crackdown that mirrors the country’s Soviet past.
The streaming service’s surprise hit connected with audiences despite middling reviews and a glut of Christmas content to compete with.
Michel Houellebecq’s latest provocation takes aim at the EU.
In Season 3, the show benefits from the terrific work of Mahershala Ali and from embracing much of what made its initial run so captivating.