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Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:50:54 GMTTamara Mumford, left, and Eric Owens in “L’Amour de Loin,” by Kaija Saariaho, at the Metropolitan Opera.Kaija Saariaho’s work, making its New York debut, is the second opera composed by a woman to be presented by the company. (The first was in 1903.)
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:46:44 GMTA work by Zanele Muholi, the South African photographer and L.G.B.T. activist, in the Stevenson booth at Art Basel Miami Beach, where the talk has been about more than art.Amid concerns about what challenges the art world might face, there are still many not-to-miss exhibitions at galleries and museums.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:14:52 GMTA selfie recently taken with Hillary Clinton.Some supporters of the Democratic candidate have found comfort in Mrs. Clinton’s makeup-free look and comfortable demeanor, while others remain stung by the loss.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:29:02 GMTA student working at Calhoun College at Yale University, where there has been a debate over the residential college named for the pro-slavery statesman John C. Calhoun.After intense debate over the legacy of slavery at Yale, a new report lays out broad principles for renaming buildings without erasing the past.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:00:02 GMTKatie Holmes directs and stars in “All We Had.” It’s her first time directing a feature film.Ms. Holmes also stars in “All We Had,” set during the 2008 financial crisis. She says her daughter, Suri, is the inspiration behind everything she does.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:18:48 GMTSamar Qupty and Tamer Nafarin “Junction 48.”It’s a big city, with plenty to do, see, hear and watch. Here’s a sampling of cultural highlights this weekend and over the week ahead.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:06:29 GMTFrom left, Galen Polivka, Bobby Drake, Craig Finn and Tad Kubler of the Hold Steady on Wednesday night at Brooklyn Bowl.With the keyboardist Franz Nicolay returning to its lineup, the band is playing four sold-out shows celebrating the 10th anniversary of “Boys and Girls in America.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:26:58 GMTSailors paying tribute in 1942 to casualties of the Pearl Harbor attack in the new Smithsonian Channel series “The Lost Tapes.”This new Smithsonian series, which recreates historical moments using only archival clips and materials, looks at Dec. 7, 1941, living on in infamy.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:04:21 GMTBruno Mars at the 2016 American Music Awards in Los Angeles earlier this month. His new album, “24K Magic,” is his first in four years.This week, a discussion of new releases by both artists who have more in common than it may appear.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 06:00:29 GMTJordan Peele, left, and Keegan-Michael Key in “Keanu.”The comedy duo behind “Key & Peele” go in search of a Teflon kitten in their first feature film, “Keanu.” And Emma Stone hosts “Saturday Night Live.”
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 02:12:06 GMTAlice Drummond, shown in 1992, worked in theater, television and film productions.Ms. Drummond, a regular in Broadway and off Broadway productions in the 1960s and ’70s, had roles in films like “Ghostbusters,” “Awakenings” and “Doubt.”
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 01:04:09 GMTThe New York Philharmonic with Ying Fang, soprano, under the baton of Bernard Labadie, at David Geffen Hall.The New York Philharmonic and the Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra presented back-to-back concerts this week.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:19:22 GMTLondon Kaye at her studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn.The clients for London Kaye, a crochet artist, have included Starbucks, Miller Lite, Valentino, Gap and Progressive car insurance.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:52:10 GMTEvery instant, a new narrative is composing itself in New York.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:03:32 GMTAnne Rice gazes at taxdermied animals at the the Museum of Morbid Anatomy in Brooklyn.Let there be light in the vampire writer’s living quarters.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:49:33 GMTGalas were held last week for Unicef, Phoenix House, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Native Son Awards.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:34:16 GMTA scene from “Trollhunters,” a 26-episode DreamWorks Animation series on Netflix.The director incorporated many of his past and present loves into his current venture, a 26-episode animated series for Netflix.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:05:05 GMTIn a meeting with directors and artists, the Russian president also defended a court that gave a film director a 20-year prison term.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:43:45 GMTThe show will open in 2018 — the museum’s 250th birthday — and bring together Renaissance art and 17th century works from the collection.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:36:10 GMTThe playwright Eve Ensler.“Power Plays,” a new initiative, will commission and develop 25 plays — one for each decade of American history — over the next 10 years.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:27:17 GMTGalas last week included: Unicef, Phoenix House, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Native Son Awards.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:16:39 GMTLaura Marling, whose new album, “Semper Femina,” is due out in March.Hear the new music that caught our pop critics’ attention this week, from Lil Yachty’s Beats 1 Freestyle to an imaginative Paul Simon remix.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:54:21 GMTThe choreographer Christopher Wheeldon guiding Christine Rocas in rehearsal for a new Joffrey Ballet production of “The Nutcracker.”A new production, for the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago, moves the Christmas-season classic to the site of the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:10:22 GMTKate Siegel and John Gallagher Jr. in Mike Flanagan’s “Hush.”Mike Flanagan, the filmmaker behind “Gerald’s Game,” “Oculus” and “Hush,” has found enthusiasm and a lack of red tape in the streaming world.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 14:30:28 GMTThe Saudi artist Ahmed Mater created a book of more than 600 photographs to document life in Mecca, Islam’s holiest city.In his book, the photographer Ahmed Mater documented Mecca in all its splendor — and squalor — hoping to help steer it away from the rampant commercialism of recent years.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:39:15 GMTRon Cook as Robin and Francesca Annis as Rose in Lucy Kirkwood’s new play, “The Children.”The play by Lucy Kirkwood is at the Royal Court; also reviewed are “The Sewing Group” by E.V. Crowe and a revival of Somerset Maugham’s “Sheppey.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:30:02 GMTPedro Almodóvar’s latest film is “Julieta,” loosely based on short stories by Alice Munro, and in it he returns to his fascination with female characters.Penélope Cruz, other actresses and Mr. Almodóvar himself discuss how he creates rich worlds that revel in the mystery of women.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:00:01 GMTAisholpan Nurgaiv, the subject of the documentary “The Eagle Huntress,” by Otto Bell.Aisholpan Nurgaiv, the teenager from Mongolia who is in the film, is on the Hollywood awards circuit and isn’t homesick, though she misses her eagle.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:00:01 GMTSelected by Matthew Zapruder.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:00:25 GMTThe search for Sherri Papini, on “20/20.”Ms. Keys and Ms. Morris join voices. And Valery Gergiev leads the Mariinsky Orchestra in Stravinsky’s long-lost “Funeral Song.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 04:45:49 GMTAndrew Sachs, who played the waiter Manuel in the BBC television series “Fawlty Towers,” in 1981.His earnest yet bumbling character, Manuel, was regularly recruited into the schemes of the hotel owner Basil Fawlty, played by John Cleese.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:31:19 GMTThe New York Times film critics review “Moana,” “Allied” and “Jackie.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:29:36 GMTThe Times critic Manohla Dargis reviews “Jackie.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:29:24 GMTThe Times critic A.O. Scott reviews “Allied.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:29:24 GMTThe Times critic A.O. Scott reviews “Moana.”
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 03:00:27 GMTHudson Loverro, center left, as Young Calogero, with Nick Cordero as Sonny, in the musical “A Bronx Tale,” at the Longacre Theater.The music freshens the material in this show at the Longacre Theater, with a book by Chazz Palminteri, who also wrote and starred in the original solo play.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 23:32:25 GMTMilt MossMr. Moss, who appeared in nightclubs and on TV, was best-known for saying “I can’t believe I ate that whole thing” in an antacid commercial.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 02:28:16 GMTA select guide to cultural events for children, teenagers and families.