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Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:07:13 GMTThe TLC series “Sarah Palin’s Alaska” is a nature series for political voyeurs: viewers get to observe Ms. Palin observing nature.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:30:05 GMTThe German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter will play her first of several concerts with the New York Philharmonic on Sunday afternoon.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:53:08 GMTIn “Tiny Furniture,” a recent college graduate reluctantly returns to her family’s loft in TriBeCa, where she does her desperate best to construct a meaningful life.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMTA new 35-millimeter print of Jean-Luc Godard’s 1980 film, “Every Man for Himself,” begins a two-week run at the Film Forum.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:30:25 GMTPee-Wee Herman, the adorable man-child in the skinny suit and red bow tie, has parked his playhouse on Broadway.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:33:01 GMTA biography of Kay Thompson, the eccentric entertainer and author of “Eloise,” written by Sam Irvin.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:48:02 GMTShows of work by William N. Copley and Peter Saul exude their different yet complementary free-wheeling renegade styles.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:48 GMTThe National Museum of American Jewish History, opening in Philadelphia, emphasizes American freedom.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:29:11 GMTThe Mexican pop band Camila, which specializes in sweet power ballads, took top awards in a year that favored romantic rockers and pop crooners.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 04:05:25 GMTA lawyer for Michael Jackson's estate has released a letter saying that it is Jackson's voice on "Breaking News."
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 23:24:48 GMTTony Scott discusses a sequence from his film about a runaway train, "Unstoppable."
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 23:08:21 GMTThe producers of one of Broadway's biggest hit plays of the fall, "Driving Miss Daisy," are talking to stars Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones about continuing in the show through the spring.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:03:02 GMTIn “Unstoppable” Denzel Washington and Chris Pine try to stop a runaway train carrying hazardous cargo.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:13 GMTA private collection of American furniture and Dutch old master paintings has been promised to the National Gallery of Art in Washington.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMTThe Museum of Modern Art’s four-month-long Weimar cinema series should help fill in some of the gaps in our perceptions of this rich and influential body of work.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:13 GMT“Cuba in Revolution,” at the International Center of Photography, exhibits 180 pictures by 30 photojournalists to illustrate the stirring tale of the rise and triumph of the Fidelistas.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:00:18 GMTThe author is touring productions of “The Nutcracker” across the United States.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:13 GMTAt auction are the colorful remnants of Dominick Dunne’s life in his Manhattan and Connecticut homes.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:13 GMTTiffany pottery; firefighting artifacts; Japanese ceramics; and Pier 94’s steampunk section.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:30:05 GMTIn a tribute to Mitropoulos, the New York Philharmonic’s performance of Mendelssohn’s oratorio raises memories and comparisons.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:59:15 GMTThe jazz musician Brad Mehldau crosses over to classical in a concert of his work at Zankel Hall.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:31:01 GMT“Shake Hands With the Devil,” directed by Roger Spottiswoode, is a dramatization of the 1994 slaughter in Rwanda.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:30:04 GMTThe “Radio City Christmas Spectacular” feels like an entertainment throwback, which is part of the appeal.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:00:03 GMTMichael Sladek’s documentary, “Con Artist,” examines the artist Mark Kostabi, who has relentlessly spoofed the relationship between art and commerce.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:03:02 GMTOndi Timoner’s documentary about the Danish economist Bjorn Lomborg, who earned the ire of the green movement.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:00:03 GMTWere it not for the gorgeous costumes, Ping Chong’s “Throne of Blood” would be as boring to look at as it is to listen to.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:15:11 GMTIt is hard to know what boundaries were being pushed in the hourlong show “Pushing Boundaries.”
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:13 GMTThe marriage of the design fair Modernism and another, Art20, has nudged painting and sculpture into close contact with furnishings and decorative objects, producing a kind of friction rarely seen in museums.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMT“Disco and Atomic War,” Jaak Kilmi’s lighthearted documentary, describes the effect of American television shows from Finland on the Soviet state in Estonia in the 1980s.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:15:11 GMT“now and nowhere else,” a performance piece by Iver Findlay and Marit Sandsmark at Performance Space 122, is an abrasive, indulgent contemporary tale using dance, theater, music and video.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:15:04 GMTLynda Carter’s latest cabaret show, “Wicked Cool,” draws from the ’60s and ’70s.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 05:43:01 GMTMr. De Laurentiis produced hundreds of movies in his career, including “Serpico” and “Three Days of the Condor.”
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:45:10 GMTA few restaurants and bars are exploring new frontiers in coffee cocktails, which reflect more ambition and thought.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:04 GMTAn overlanding expedition on the ancient roads that crisscross Vermont.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:00:17 GMTAdults take figure skating lessons for exercise, stress relief or fulfillment of childhood dreams.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMT“Eichmann” claims the moral high ground of being based not just on a true story but on “official Israeli interrogation manuscripts.”
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMTIf the aim of “The Magician” is to prove that the life of the average hit man is as grindingly tedious as that of the average road sweeper, then mission accomplished.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 06:13:01 GMTIn “Helena From the Wedding” a cozy cabin is the setting for themes of romantic dissatisfaction and career frustration among yuppies staring down 40.
Fri, 12 Nov 2010 07:20:01 GMTThe second annual Brooklyn Pie Bake-Off Benefit; the New Literature From Europe festival; the New York chapter of the Mystery Writers of America hosts its Whodunit Slam event .
Sun, 07 Nov 2010 09:00:03 GMTA listing of cultural events this week.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 16:57:18 GMTRoy Lichtenstein's 1964 comic-book-style painting "Ohhh...Alright...," and Alexander Calder's stabile "Red Curlicue" set world records on Wednesday. Warhol did well, again, too.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 09:00:05 GMTWarhol, again, brought the biggest price, but a living artist, Gerhard Richter, held his own at the auction Tuesday night.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 01:58:52 GMTMany suspicions have surfaced, but no one is in custody weeks after attacks at three galleries in the Tophane neighborhood.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 08:30:05 GMTIf the goal of the art show, held at the Shanghai Art Museum, was to challenge the idea of what is or is not art, then it succeeded with its varied offerings.
Thu, 11 Nov 2010 09:00:05 GMTSales were spotty at this year's exposition, the second, but judging by the impressive roster of the 48 international and regional participating galleries, the event was a success.
Tue, 09 Nov 2010 16:30:05 GMTThe near-record sale of a Warhol silk screen at Phillips, de Pury & Company begins a week of contemporary art sales in New York.