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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.

Monday, July 7, 2014

Multi-hyphenate performer Nick Cannon makes his film directorial debut with School Dance, a raucous, hip-hip infusted teen sex comedy. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Wednesday, July 3, 2014

Composer Randy Newman played the Devil in the Encores! one-night only presentation of Randy Newman's Faust: The Concert at New York's City Center. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

----Frank Scheck

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

A punk singer finds herself reexamining her life after she inherits a dilapidated house in Colin Healey's debut feature Homemakers. To read my Hollywood Reporter film review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Nia Vardalos (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) plays an overbearing mother pushing her sexually confused son into a gay lifestyle in the comedy Helicoptor Mom. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck

Monday, June 30, 2014

Lily Rabe and LisaGay Hamilton play women struggling to overcome past traumas in the indie film drama Redemption Trail. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.