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  Welcome to this destination for reviews, news
  and musings on Theater, Film and Culture (Music,
  Cabaret, Books and more) by veteran arts writer
  and New York Post/Hollywood Reporter
  critic Frank Scheck.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton got into a heated exchange over the legacy of Henry Kissinger, of all things, at their latest Democratic candidates debate. To read my Hollywood Reporter Critic's Notebook on the event, click here.

Comedian Mike Birbligia delivers extended riffs on the perils of joke-telling in his new one-man show, Mike Birbliglia: Thank God for Jokes, now playing off-Broadway. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Dakota Johnson of 50 Shades of Grey fame stars in the comedy How to Be Single, about the romantic misadventures of a quartet of single women in NYC. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

An injured detective wakes up in a hospital that may be the gateway to hell in the horror thriller Convergence. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The documentary Gordon Getty: There Will Be Music explores the life and career of the world's richest living composer. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

The backstory of the Tin Man from The Wizard of Oz is told via movement, mime and puppetry in the off-Broadway show The Woodsman. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

A couple discover strange goings-on at an eerie hotel in the horror film Monday at 11:01 A.M. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Monday, February 8, 2016

The protracted fight between the rising Marco Rubio and the desperate Chris Christie was the highlight of Saturday night's GOP debate. To read my Hollywood Reporter Critic's Notebook on the event, click here.

------Frank Scheck

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