The last Broadway performance of "Mary Poppins" - that sugary-sweet ode to good children and even better caregivers - was delivered March 3. Twenty-four hours later, the pitch-dark "Matilda" began performances a few blocks away. It was as if neither vision of childhood could exist in New York at the same time.
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When artist Leo Villareal's Buckyball was installed last week at Crystal Bridges, Leo and I sat down to talk about what inspired the work, his use of light as a medium for art making, and what's next for this talented artist. Last week, I shared the first part of our conversation; listen in for part 2 of our talk. Artist Leo Villareal: "One of the great things here at...
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The last Broadway performance of "Mary Poppins" - that sugary-sweet ode to good children and even better caregivers - was delivered March 3. Twenty-four hours later, the pitch-dark "Matilda" began performances a few blocks away. It was as if neither vision of childhood could exist in New York at the same time....
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When Ayikodans artistic director Jeanguy Saintus goes dark, he doesnt hold back. In Lamentation13, the new work Saintus created for the Haitian dance troupes third season at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, he shows us a relentlessly bleak vision of isolated, antagonistic humanity. Its a view that says as much about Saintus as the rich spirituality,...
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ISLAMABAD, Pakistan –“Very Zero, Very Dark” reads one Pakistani film review. “Zero IQ Thirty” another headline screams. But just like Osama Bin Laden, the subject of the Oscar contender that recreates the most expensive manhunt in history, "Zero Dark Thirty" is not supposed to be in Pakistan.
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