Stories about Comedy
Dvořák's opera inspired 'Little Mermaid'—but looks beyond storybook fantasy to dive into painful truths.
Proposal would make it harder to turn venues into tech office space.
Carey Perloff's new comedy is inspired by Ellen Pao's case, and explores "who’s making this stuff and how it gets used."
ACT stages menacing yet side-splitting tale of a society trampled by rampaging crisis.
Filmmaker Barbara Rubin gets her due. Plus: Asian Masters series, Hecho en Mexico fest, Halston, Ward 5B, Mamacita, more.
Femme crips, man-haters, precarious lives, post-colonial mothering, and the queer intifada take center stage at the monthlong fest.
Landlords from hell, burrito fights, kooky roomies, and codependent app-bro relationships. Sound familiar?
A '70s "acid Western," Brian Depalma's latest, Elton John's biopic, 'Ramblin' Jack,' and more in cinemas this week.
Epic tales of gay lucha libre wrestlers and untold stories of the Bay's thrash metal history mark the 2019 edition of the real-life cinema explosion.
Plus: Art house to blockbuster releases, like 'We Have Always Lived in the Castle' and 'John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum'.