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The art of the unbelievable

A large number of book to film adaptations are terrible. Most viewers enter the theater with expectations, likely because they’ve already read the book. The element of suspense in...


Music: Prince

The game changed in 1980 when Prince released Dirty Mind and Robert Christgau consequently declared, “Mick Jagger should fold up his penis and go home.” Sex came to the...


Theater: Arcadia

The Yale Repertory Theatre’s production of Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia elegantly pulls off the play’s complicated premise. The plot is set in two time frames—the early 1800s and modern times....