| Aug 4, 2010
| 4:36 PM
About halfway through Tuesday night's episode of "Louie," "Double Date/Mom," Louie says in his stand-up act that if you've ever really loved someone, you've probably hated them at one point too. He's referring specifically to anyone's mother, to the...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Adam Gwon wins Kleban Prize for lyrics...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Barbara Walsh and Jack Cummings III, husband and wife, will both be in town this weekend teaching master classes at Starving Artist Studios. The weekend’s highlight is a public concert by Tony-nominated Walsh, whose Broadway roles include Trina in...
| Jun 29, 2014
LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — If you grow up on Long Island, there are certain inevitabilities. Manhattan will always be the city; traffic will always crawl. And if it's summer, you'll always, always end up at the beach.
I haven't lived here for nearly a...
| Aug 31, 2008
EVERY FALL, I sit down with stacks of magazines and look books and flip through them with a pair of scissors in hand, clipping things that jump out at me. I'm thinking about the season for my job, yes, but also for myself. A stylist uses clothes and...
| Jul 17, 2009
It was supposed to be six but it turned out to be seven, and you know what? Seven is better.
Earlier this year, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced that it would expand the number of nominees in the best series and acting categories...
| Jul 29, 2009
| 6:33 PM
In the 1970s, Bob Garrett performed at Reno Sweeney, the same New York cabaret where Jackie Kennedy's eccentric cousin "Little Edie" Bouvier Beale sang. More than three decades later, Garrett gave Drew Barrymore vocal training needed to simulate one of...
| Aug 8, 2010
Everybody has an opinion about "Inception," and mine comes in the form of a question: Why are the movie's architectural settings, for the most part, so hackneyed?
Christopher Nolan's hyper-complex psychological thriller doesn't just make architecture a...
| Jan 17, 2010
The night belongs to "Avatar."
The sci-fi blockbuster -- the most expensive movie ever made and on track to become the highest-grossing film ever made won the Golden Globe tonight for best dramatic film and best director for James Cameron.
| Mar 26, 2010
There's no question about it: Chelsea Handler is smart and funny. But is that enough?
"Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang," her latest collection of essays, follows the formula of her last two books -- zany, at times implausible, situations with a running...
| Jun 12, 2005
Charlotte von Mahlsdorf scoops the last of her strawberry yogurt from its plastic cup. With a satisfying smack, she downs the last dollop. It's Feb. 2, 1993, and tonight I've been interviewing her for more than four hours. One day, I hope to forge a...