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Review: In ‘The God Projekt,’ He’s Old and Alone but Still Almighty

This play features Kevin Augustine as a broken-down heavenly father who is better at making promises than answering prayers.
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Her difficult marriage to Alfred Kazin arose in some of her writings.
House of Cards lures audiences with its dark portrait of unscrupulous schemers, while Veep's fanbase is devoted to the outrageous White House satire.
This personal collection of hundreds of Mr. Rollins’s recordings and notes reveal his quest to improve his stamina and power as a saxophonist.
In “Anatomy of Terror,” Ali Soufan writes about how Al Qaeda and the Islamic State have evolved in recent years.
How hyperspecific material makes local residents laugh on the national tour of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch.”
“Hello, Dolly!” producers and Tony producers seem to be at an impasse over the conditions under which Ms. Midler would sing at the awards ceremony.
Tehran, May 29, IRNA – Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri on Monday inaugurated the 25th International Quran Exhibition at Imam Khomeini (RA) Mosalla (Grand prayers hall) in t
This artist is planning to create a riverboat calliope installation with the jazz pianist Jason Moran at Prospect New Orleans, the art triennial.
A film festival on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation aims to bolster the anti-pipeline movement that blossomed there last year while also fostering
The musical received no Tony nominations. But nostalgia and smart marketing are filling the seats with the “Jersey Boys” demographic.
You've heard of Fight Club. But do you know about Clone Club?
Prince William says he is sad his wife and two young children can't meet his late mother, Princess Diana.
A Romeo and Juliet series from the Shonda Rhimes universe. And a notable Michael Jackson impersonator makes his acting debut as the King of Pop.
The penultimate episode brings a shadow reality in the form of a dream.
The penultimate episode brings a shadow reality in the form of a dream.
Poor Alicia Silverstone and Tom Everett Scott. Between Clueless and That Thing You Do! they separately led two of the most charming and rewatchable all-ages comedies of the ’90s.
Trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf, famed for his award-winning film soundtracks and jazz-inspired mixing of Eastern and Western sounds, believes improvisation is a way of life.
In the hierarchy of world cinema, Hollywood is at the top. Then comes Bollywood and Nigeria’s Nollywood.
A misbehaving giant poodle has scooped top prize for a canine performance at the Cannes film festival, despite what organizers lamented as a pawcity of dog roles this year.
Mr. Martin also appeared in a number of popular television shows, including episodes of “The Love Boat,” “Magnum P.I.” and “Murder, She Wrote.”
“Twilight” is in the rearview mirror, but he stands by the series even as he’s celebrated at Cannes for his turn as an inept bad guy in “Good Time.”
Directed by Ruben Ostlund, “The Square” was a surprise winner of the Palme d’Or. With “The Beguiled,” Ms. Coppola became the second woman in the festival’s history to win the directing prize.
The Alamo Drafthouse will host several screenings of “Wonder Woman” for women only. The decision received both criticism and support online.
As with many of Ms. Copeland’s performances, she was best in low-pressure moments, and more captivating as an actor than a dancer.
This new ABC drama from Shondaland imagines a Shakespearean sequel with feuding families, a beleaguered prince and, of course, romance.
Amina Henry’s new play at Jack is about a greedy but not particularly bright entrepreneur and four determined dancers who compete in Pittsburgh.
“Dead Men Tell No Tales,” the latest film in the “Pirates” franchise, overcame poor reviews. “Baywatch” continued a string of lackluster TV adaptations.
Tehran, May 28, IRNA – Iran’s first operational satellite dubbed as “Soha” will be launched in the next Iranian calendar year (to be started March 21, 2018), Iran Space Research Center Hassan Haddadp
Tehran, May 28, IRNA – Iran’s first sensor-operational satellite dubbed as “Soha” will be launched in the next Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2018), Iran Space Research Center Hassan Haddad
Bandar Abbas, May 28, IRNA -- Six Iranian sailors who went astray in Hormugan waters in the vicinity of coral island were rescued by rescue teams on Sunday.
The Square, a Swedish movie about the curator of a museum filled with grotesquely pretentious conceptual art was awarded the top prize at the Cannes
A father of three Ariana Grande fans is telling the 23-year-old singer to keep making music following the Manchester bombing that happened after her
Tehran, May 28, IRNA -- Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Reza Salehi Amiri in a message on Sunday congratulated Master Hossein Alizadeh for receiving Asian World Music Award.

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