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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, August 3, 2017

A woman discovers she has the power to change time in A Parallelogram, the new dark comedy by Bruce Norris, the Tony And Pulitzer-Prize winning author of Clybourne Park. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

The 1938 radio broadcast of War of the Worlds brings out the best and worst of the residents of a small New Jersey town in Jody Lambert's comic film Brave New Jersey. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

A robbery leads to unexpected ultra-violent consequences in Trent Haaga's dark comedy thriller 68 Kill. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

--------Frank Scheck

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Annaleigh Ashford, Danny Burstein, Phylicia Rashad and Kristine Nielsen star in the Central Park production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. to read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Monday, July 31, 2017

"The Mooch" is the latest colorful character in the ongoing reality TV series that is Washington, D.C. To read my Hollywood Reporter Critic's Notebook, click here.

A young woman is reunited with her con artist brother n Marian Yeager's indie film comedy The Conway Curve. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-------Frank Scheck

Friday, July 28, 2017

Wu Jing plays a former Chinese Special Forces operative who finds himself in the middle of an African revolution in Wolf Warriors, the sequel to his 2015 hit. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck