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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.

Thursday, November 9, 2017

A university professor tries to get through to a troubled young student in Julia Cho's explosive drama Office Hour. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

Marg Helgenberger and Skylar Astin appear in What We're Up Against, Theresa Rebeck's drama about the rampant sexism in a boutique architectural firm. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

 

Monday, November 6, 2017

A soldier is warmly greeted by his old friends after returning home in Douglas Mueller's indie film drama Repatriation. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Friday, November 3, 2017

Tristan Ferland Milewski's documentary Dream Boat profiles several travelers on a weekong cruise catering to gay men. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Dan Stevens and Christopher Plummer star in The Man Who Invented Christmas, Bharat Nalluri's film about how Charles Dickens came to write A Christmas Carol. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Richard Nelson's play Illyria depicts the beginnings of the Public Theater and its free Shakespeare productions in Central Park under the leadership of Joe Papp. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck