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The Rowdy World of Rap’s New Underground

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:00:38 GMT

Lil Peep at Webster Hall in New York in April. The lo-fi rap that thrives on SoundCloud teems with unruly energy. Can it survive the mainstream?

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The ‘Beguiled’ Test: Does the Director’s Gender Matter?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:29:35 GMT

Colin Farrell and Nicole Kidman in Sofia Coppola’s remake of “The Beguiled.”Sofia Coppola’s remake of the 1971 Don Siegel drama illuminates differences in how men and women approach the same material.

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art review: Documenta Kassel: Using Art as Their Witness

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:26:47 GMT

Marta Minujín’s “The Parthenon of Books” on Friedrichsplatz in Kassel, Germany.An immense international festival in Germany shows that art can potentially change history, not just reflect it, our critic writes.

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Bridging the Racial Divide, One Joke at a Time

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:47:09 GMT

James Davis, whose new show on Comedy Central is “Hood Adjacent.”With the new Comedy Central series “Hood Adjacent With James Davis,” a comedian who grew up near South Central Los Angeles seeks a meeting of minds.

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A Maverick Director, His Big Pig and the Small Screen

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:28:09 GMT

Bong Joon Ho, the South Korean director whose new film, “Okja,” will open on just three screens in the United States on the same day as its streaming debut.“Okja,” Bong Joon Ho’s fable about meat eating and a six-ton genetically engineered animal, has angered theater owners around the world. Here’s why.

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‘Marvin’s Room’ Moves to Broadway With Women Front and Center

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:00:24 GMT

From left, Janeane Garofalo, Lili Taylor, Celia Weston, who star in “Marvin’s Room,” directed by Anne Kauffman, far right.The Roundabout Theater Company’s production, directed by Anne Kauffman, has a prominently female cast.

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Alan Vega Ignored the Art World. It Won’t Return the Favor.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:05:49 GMT

Alan Vega, left, and Martin Rev of the group Suicide performing at Max’s Kansas City in 1980.The artist specialized in light sculptures, brutal music and ignoring the establishment.

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A Pioneering Black Composer Keeps Pushing

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:02 GMT

Roscoe Mitchell, the avant-jazz musician and composer.“Bells for the South Side,” a new two-disc album, is Roscoe Mitchell’s latest project in a career that has blended modernism, jazz, rock and funk.

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Flowers, Flowers and More Flowers: How a Star Ballerina Says Goodbye

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:29:32 GMT

Diana Vishneva, who sells out theaters around the world, bid farewell to American Ballet Theater on Friday. Here are scenes from her final bows.

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Young Socialites Conjure the Ghost of Leonard Bernstein at the Dakota

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:00:15 GMT

Toby Milstein and her brother Larry Milstein, holding candelabra, preparing to host a séance in their family’s apartment on Central Park West.When Larry Milstein, 22, and his sister Toby, 24, are not hobnobbing on the young socialite circuit, they hold séances in their family’s apartment.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘The Birth of a Nation’ and the America’s Cup

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:00:15 GMT

Nate Parker, foreground, in “The Birth of a Nation.”“The Birth of a Nation,” Nate Parker’s directing debut, comes to HBO. And Oracle Team USA defends its title in the 35th America’s Cup.

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Hans Breder, Who Created a New Frontier, Breaking Artistic Boundaries, Dies at 81

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 16:17:03 GMT

An undated portrait of Hans Breder.The German-born Mr. Breder left New York for the University of Iowa to establish the first interdisciplinary art program of its kind.

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20 Years of L.G.B.T.Q. Lit: A Timeline

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:47:04 GMT

From “The Vagina Monologues” to “The End of Eddy,” here are 25 books by and about L.G.B.T.Q. individuals that have shaped the genre.

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Popcast: Hip-Hop’s Punk Moment Has Arrived

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:01:24 GMT

The scene at SoundCloud rap concerts, like this one in Portland, Ore., in March, resembles punk-rock shows.SoundCloud rap is a raw, rowdy, rebellious movement fueled by young rappers looking outside the genre for inspiration. A panel discussion, on Popcast.

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That Decisive Moment: Galactic Pulses: The Best Moments of Make Music New York

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:51:03 GMT

Lolita Jackson singing outside the Apollo Theater for the Make Music New York celebration.of Make Music New York

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On ‘Younger,’ a Liar Debates Coming Clean

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:47:41 GMT

From left, Hilary Duff and Sutton Foster on “Younger.”“Truth is a four-letter word,” one character observes in the season premiere of this TV Land series.

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Review: A 20th-Century Sequel to ‘Barber of Seville’ and ‘Figaro’

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:47:27 GMT

From left, Andrew Owens, Jennifer Black and Marie Lenormand in “The Guilty Mother” (“La Mère Coupable”).Despite “being assailed on all sides” by musical busyness, On Site Opera’s singers were remarkably good in Darius Milhaud’s “The Guilty Mother.”

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Review: Miami City Ballet Brings Its Own Sunshine to Jacob’s Pillow

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 20:36:00 GMT

Jennifer Lauren and Renan Cerdeiro, center, in Miami City Ballet’s performance of “Allegro Brilliante,” at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival.At the festival for the first time in 19 years, this fleet and musical company presented a program of Balanchine, Martins and Wheeldon.

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Ask a Showrunner: Courtney Kemp of ‘Power’ on Shakespeare and Ghost’s Evolution

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:56:26 GMT

Courtney Kemp, the showrunner for “Power,” at Sunset Gower Studios. The show is now entering its fourth season.The ending of the third season posed questions about the lead character’s future and ability to continue his new life.

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Encounters: YouTube Star Randy Rainbow Brings Sass to His Trump Bashing

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:30:07 GMT

Randy Rainbow, the parody-singing, Trump-bashing satirist, has nearly 650,000 followers on Facebook.From his Queens apartment, Mr. Rainbow makes parody videos of himself interviewing political figures. He now has nearly 650,000 Facebook followers.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Drake Shows Off His Latest Obsessions

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:38:57 GMT

Drake, performing in May. His latest, “Signs,” is among the notable debuts this week.Hear 10 new songs that caught our critics' attention this week, from Jacob Sartorius, Hercules & Love Affair, Steve Coleman and more.

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Review: ‘Harbored’ Spins Immigrants’ Tales, With Liberty in View

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:25:33 GMT

Ayana Workman and Luke Zimmerman, atop ladders, in “Harbored,” at the Winter Garden at Brookfield Place.En Garde Arts’ new production is an immersive work about immigration and making the best of difficult situations. Like those acoustics.

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10 Things to Do in NYC Now

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:30:47 GMT

Mei and two woodland spirits called totoros in the 1988 Hayao Miyazaki film “My Neighbor Totoro.”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.

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On DVD: The Art of Animated Reality: Walerian Borowczyk and Jacques Demy

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:45:33 GMT

Ligia Branice in Walerian Borowczyk’s “Goto, Isle of Love” (1969).Movies like Borowczyk’s “Goto, Isle of Love” and Demy’s “The Pied Piper” suggest cartoons made with physical sets and real actors.

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Rewind: ‘Le Trou,’ a Very French Prison Drama, Steals From Its Maker’s Life

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:12:49 GMT

From left, Raymond Meunier, Philippe Leroy, Jean Keraudy, Marc Michel and Michel Constantin in Jacques Becker’s “Le Trou” (1960).Jacques Becker, a Renoir protégé, cast mostly nonactors as prisoners who try to dig their way to freedom in this 1960s film.

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Mimi O’Donnell Leaves Post at Labyrinth Theater Company

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:38:44 GMT

Mimi O’Donnell, who became the sole artistic director of the Labyrinth Theater Company in 2013, has led the company through a difficult time of transition.Ms. O’Donnell, currently the theater’s artistic director, said her departure was “absolutely voluntary.”

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Johnny Depp Flirts With Idea of Trump Assassination, Then Apologizes

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:25:41 GMT

“It’s been awhile, and maybe it’s time,” the film star said, after asking, “When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?”

Fewer and Smaller: A New Normal for London’s Summer Auctions

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:02:27 GMT

Wassily Kandinsky’s “Bild mit weissen Linien.”Christie’s cuts its London auctions, leaving Sotheby’s to go it alone with an “Imps and Mods” week.

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‘The Sleeping Beauty’: Royalist Ballet or Harmonious Ideal?

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:13 GMT

Boston Ballet’s “The Sleeping Beauty” represents a tradition that evolved over decades.Though its drama hinges on dynastic succession, “Beauty” becomes a work about ballet itself, as radiant physical geometry keeps marrying music.

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Best of Late Night: Late-Night Hosts Tear Into Senate Health Care Bill

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:21:49 GMT

Trevor Noah said that the Senate Republicans’ health care bill has its priorities upside down, comparing it to “a fireman running into a burning building and saving the fire instead of the baby.”Jimmy Kimmel said, “They’re calling the plan ‘Bettercare,’ as in, ‘Just imagine how much better this plan would be if the people who wrote it cared.’”

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Eluding Death by Design in a Tokyo Loft

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:26 GMT

Step into lofts in a Tokyo suburb that were designed by the artists Arakawa and Gins. Their philosophy was to extend life by altering one’s living space.

Alan Gilbert to Lead NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra in Hamburg

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 08:00:01 GMT

Alan Gilbert outside David Geffen Hall.Mr. Gilbert, the departing music director of the New York Philharmonic, will be the next chief conductor of a German orchestra that has a sleek new hall.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘GLOW’ and Earth, Wind & Fire on ‘CMT Crossroads’

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:00:27 GMT

Alison Brie, left, and Britney Young in “GLOW.”Alison Brie stars as a flailing actress turned professional wrestler in 1980s Los Angeles. And Earth, Wind & Fire crosses over with some country music friends.

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Review: Doubling Down on Doublespeak in ‘1984’

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:00:14 GMT

Tom Sturridge in “1984,” at the Hudson Theater.An often irritating British-born adaptation of George Orwell’s novel suggests that all facts are alternative.

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Review: In ‘The Traveling Lady,’ Hope and Regret Run Neck and Neck

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:00:12 GMT

Larry Bull and Jean Lichty in “The Traveling Lady,” at the Cherry Lane Theater through July 16.Horton Foote’s 1954 drama of repression is given an affectionate if muddy revival.

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Paulus Berensohn, a Dancer Who Pivoted to Pottery, Dies at 84

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:28:50 GMT

Paulus Berensohn making pottery in the 1990s.Mr. Berensohn argued for a slower, quieter and more mindful approach to pottery.

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Edit DeAk, a Champion of Outsider Artists, Dies at 68

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:39 GMT

Edit DeAk in October 1981.Ms. DeAk was a critic and a player on the downtown Manhattan scene in the 1970s and 1980s.

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‘Indecent’ to Remain Open on Broadway, Despite Closing Notice

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:30:17 GMT

Paula Vogel’s “Indecent,” at the Cort Theater on Broadway. On Thursday, producers announced that the play, which was set to close on June 25 because of poor ticket sales, would stay open through Aug. 6.The play, which won two Tony Awards and was set to close on June 25, will now be open through Aug. 6 at the Cort Theater.

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Another Victory for the ‘Making a Murderer’ Subject Brendan Dassey

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:19:57 GMT

Brendan Dassey was escorted into court for his sentencing in Manitowoc, Wis., in 2007.A federal appeals court upheld an earlier judge’s ruling that Mr. Dassey, the subject of the Netflix documentary, was coerced into a confession.

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Bill Cosby, Fresh From Trial, Plans Talks on Avoiding Assault Accusations

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:54:39 GMT

The Bill Cosby representatives Ebonee M. Benson and Andrew Wyatt appear Wednesday on “Good Day Alabama.”The entertainer drew criticism for his plan to host a series of conversations about how to prevent being accused of sexual assault.

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Party Coverage: Scene City: Parks for Everyone

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:32:15 GMT

Benefits took place last week for Caramoor, Storm King, Carnegie Hall and the New York Restoration Project.

Review: Cannibalism, Hallucinogens and Keanu: ‘The Bad Batch’ Has It All

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:31:25 GMT

Suki Waterhouse struggles against the terrors of society’s ostracism in Ana Lily Amirpour’s “The Bad Batch.”An updated tale of ostracism for the golden age of dystopia, written and directed by Ana Lily Amirpour.

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Critic's Notebook: Expo 2017: Utopia, Rebooted

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:29:25 GMT

Duane Linklater’s “Earth Mother Hair, Indian Hair, and Earth Mother Eyes, Indian Eyes, Animal Eyes” (2017) is at the Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal as part of “In Search of Expo 67”, one of numerous exhibitions celebrating the exposition’s 50th anniversary.Five exhibitions celebrate Expo 67, revisiting that watershed moment of a great futuristic fair in Montreal, 50 years ago.

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What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:20:55 GMT

“Challenge,” a 1976 acrylic work by Betty Parsons.New layers to the art of Betty Parsons; the painter Peter Shear gets his first New York solo show; and Leidy Churchman responds to the threat of the internet.

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Review: ‘In Transit,’ and Oh, the Tales These Travelers Tell

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:17:35 GMT

A scene from “in Transit,” by Albert Maysles and a team of directors.Albert Maysles’s last documentary observes passengers traveling Amtrak’s route between Chicago and the Pacific Northwest.

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Review: Those Movies, Himself — Bertrand Tavernier’s Tour of French Cinema

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:14:55 GMT

The director Bertrand Tavernier in the documentary “My Journey Through French Cinema,” an immersive and wide-reaching exploration of French cinema by one of its own.In “My Journey Through French Cinema,” Mr. Tavernier’s documentary about movies doubles as an autobiography.

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Review: ‘Nobody Speak,’ a Bombastic Look at Hulk Hogan’s Gawker Lawsuit

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:10:02 GMT

Hulk Hogan leaving the courthouse after winning a lawsuit against Gawker Media.Brian Knappenberger’s timely documentary serves as an impassioned defense of the news media, though it lacks depth.

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Review: ‘All the Rage’ Explores the Mind-Body Connection

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:04:48 GMT

Michael Galinsky, left, and Dr. John Sarno in the documentary “All the Rage.”This documentary looks at Dr. John Sarno, who posits that many types of chronic pain, particularly back pain, are caused by stress and repressed emotions.

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Events for Children in NYC This Week

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:02:09 GMT

Select theaters in New York will screen the 1988 Hayao Miyazaki film “My Neighbor Totoro” as part of the Studio Ghibli Fest 2017. See listing below.Our guide to cultural events in New York City for families with children and teenagers.

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