After establishing herself as a star of the silver screen, Annette Bening has returned to her roots as a stage actor with a modern interpretation of Euripides’ classical Greek play, “Medea.” Continue reading
Playwright Lynn Nottage talks to Jeffrey Brown about her Pulitzer Prize-winning drama, “Ruined,” set during Congo’s civil war. Continue reading
Fans of the groundbreaking TV drama “The Wire” can expect a new David Simon series about life in urban America next year. HBO has reportedly picked up “Treme,” a new series about musicians in post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans.
While a plethora of recent movies have focused on the Iraq war, few have succeeded at the box office. The director of the new film “Stop-Loss” and a film critic discuss this phenomenon. Continue reading