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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.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

A middle-aged film projectionist and his elderly mother escape war-torn Serbia in Momcilo Mrdakovic's black comedy Mamarosh. To read my Hollywood Reporter film review, click here.

----Frank Scheck

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Randy Jones, the "Cowboy" of the iconic pop group The Village People, is playing an evil overlord in the Off-Broadway musical The Anthem, an adaptation of the Ayn Rand novella. To read my New York Post story on the former pop star, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Friday, May 23, 2014

Three sub shop employees are left to fend for themselves in Bess Wohl's dark comedy American Hero, now being presented Off-Broadway by the Second Stage Theatre. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Thursday, May 22, 2014

A workaholic learns to reasses his priorities when dealing with his elderly, mentally addled father in the French comedy/drama Grand Depart. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

An immigrant kickboxer/petty criminal runs into trouble in the gritty Dutch film drama Wolf. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck