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Alicia Vikander still shocked by Oscars win

Alicia Vikander still can't believe she won an Academy Award in 2016 for 'The Danish Girl'....

What you most want to see in 2017 on the Miami dance scene

Miami City Ballet’s “Jewels,” Pioneer Winter’s screen-dance presentation and the International Festival of Hip-Hop Dance Theatre showcase excellence and the wide stylistic range of...

Even Melania Trump's gardening clothes are pricey

The first lady earned kudos for gardening at the White House Friday, but her casual look came with quite a price tag....

Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford show daughter Kaia, young models how it's done at Versace

Versace's Milan show closed with a striking tableau of Carla Bruni, Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford and Helena Christensen....

Fendi just gave Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner blue-hair makeovers

Blue was the warmest color at Fendi's Milan Fashion Week show on Thursday, featuring a parade of models with colored coifs....

Woman brandishes gun, swings machete at Kardashian shop

The woman shouted, "stay away from Cuba!" No one was hurt....

Audrey Hepburn's family opens up her attic for auction

Film scripts, dresses and other treasures from late film legend Audrey Hepburn's Swiss attic are going up for sale in London at an auction that offers a remarkable insight into her...

Greta Moll’s Heirs Lose N.Y. Suit Over U.K. Matisse Portrait

Greta Moll’s heirs waited too long to sue the National Gallery in London for the return of her 1908 portrait by Henri Matisse, allegedly stolen in the wake of World War II....

Stellan Skarsgard defends bad boy Shia LaBeouf

Stellan Skarsgard has defended Hollywood bad boy Shia LaBeouf and insists his behaviour is a product of his childhood....

Visible Voice bookstore to reopen in Tremont: Minister of Culture

Three years ago, Visible Voice Bookstore shuttered its doors. It was exactly the kind of place where you could fine a copy of J.P. Donleavy's "The Ginger Man." Soon, VV will be...

Late Frank Zappa back on tour as hologram

Experimental rocker Frank Zappa, prolific in his life and even in death through a string of posthumous releases, is heading back on tour as a hologram....

BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Hemingway Library Edition’

I’ve been an Ernest Hemingway aficionado since I was a teenager and read all of his novels, but it was not until a few years later that I discovered his short stories, which were...

Fall classical music and dance preview 2017: Cleveland Orchestra fills 100th year with special guests, projects

The Cleveland Orchestra and music director Franz Welser-Most have a great deal in store for the centennial season at Severance Hall, including Wagner's "Tristan and Isolde,"...

An uneven canvas for art and mortality in 'The Rembrandt'

This is also a jarringly uneven play that tries too hard to be hip and often ends up undercutting the very meaningful notions it is meant to explore....

David Charles Abell becomes principal guest conductor for Philly Pops

Known for his Christmas concerts, among other guest stints, the GFS alum next takes the Pops podium for a Leonard Bernstein tribute this winter. He's currently conducting "The...

As Murals in the Market expands, painter Pat Perry puts a focus on the neighborhoods

The street-art festival returns to Eastern Market this weekend, but also is taking paint to the neighborhoods with the help of artists like Pat Perry...

The week's best: Top things to do Sept. 21-27

Noir City Detroit at the Redford Theatre, PARKtoberfest at Campus Martius and the Motor City Comedy Festival are among the big events....

‘School Life’: gentle documentary of a year at an Irish boarding school

John and Amanda Leyden have been married since 1972, and for all of that time they have been teachers. And not just teachers who instruct, but those who nurture young minds, giving...

“I’m Like the Last Leaf of A Big Tree”: A Conversation with Jonas Mekas

He was the Voice’s first film critic and a revolutionary figure in independent cinema. Now 94, he's still making movies, publishing books, and has big plans for Anthology Film...

At 83, the embassy worker at the center of the 'M. Butterfly' story is still an enigma

The director of a new Baltimore production of "M. Butterfly" got to meet the real French embassy worker at the heart of the story. And he came away with even more questions....

After a conductor’s injury, an opera in Scotland became a test run for the NSO’s future

How Gianandrea Noseda, the new music director of the NSO, hit the reset button this summer. ...

French terror attack thriller Nocturama feels eerily familiar

A carefully constructed hall of mirrors, French director Bertrand Bonello's political thriller Nocturama is horrifyingly captivating, writes Jason Di Rosso....

Audubon displays new tree photographs

Concord native Melissa Fraser opened her latest exhibit of photographic art Wednesday at the N.H. Audubon’s McLane Center. “Mystical Arbors: A photographic journey of the givers of...

An unlikely spy, Marthe Cohn risked life to help Allied cause

For four years in France during World War II, Marthe Cohn tried to avoid German forces while helping fellow Jews do the same. Her sister, Stephanie, was unable to avoid...

This season’s Seattle stage performance picks

Fall brings a panoply of paranoia to local theater, from satire (a Gogol stage adaptation) to deadly serious (Belarus Free Theatre)....

Rent hikes, transit issues take center stage for Seattle theater scene

For decades, Seattle has been a magnet for theater people who want to play with new and weird ideas. Can it afford to stay that way amid the city’s dramatic growth?...

Boston kicks off a year of US tributes to Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein would have turned 100 next year _ a remembrance that's being celebrated in the composer-conductor's Massachusetts birthplace....

Melania Trump advocates for kids at U.N. luncheon: 'We need to step up, come together'

"No child should ever feel hungry, stalked, frightened, terrorized, bullied, isolated or afraid, with nowhere to turn.," Melania Trump said....

Potent Historical Drama “The King’s Choice” Finds Neutral Norway Facing the Führer

The scenes that sting and linger in this uncommonly thoughtful and engrossing war drama are not its scenes of combat. They’re of efforts to stave......

Shows by Bausch and Inspired by Almodóvar Revel in Physical Mayhem

When Pina Bausch first brought her troupe to New York, in 1984, I was upstate at a summer workshop with the Limón Dance Company, studying......

Lillian Ross, celebrated New Yorker writer, dead at 99

Lillian Ross, a celebrated New Yorker magazine writer who created classics of literary journalism has died at age 99...

Concerns over Fox News prompt further scrutiny of bid to buy European satellite TV service Sky

Britain's secretary of state adds a new hurdle in 21st Century Fox's bid for Sky TV in Europe....

Budweiser and Lyft will give you a free ride this weekend. Here’s how to get one.

Beginning Sept. 21, the first 10,000 new or existing Lyft users to claim a special code posted on Budweiser's Facebook and Instagram accounts will receive two $10 ride credits....

Review Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang by Mike Ripley

In “Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang,” Mike Ripley traces the 20th-century boom in British thrillers....

Jimmy Kimmel: Sen. Bill Cassidy ‘lied right to my face’ on health care

Jimmy Kimmel says U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy “lied right to my face” by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test named for him....

Billy Bush separating from wife after nearly 20 years

Former “Access Hollywood” and “Today” show personality Billy Bush has separated from wife Sydney Davis after nearly 20 years of marriage....

Bill O’Reilly spars with Matt Lauer over Fox News ouster: ‘Don’t be sarcastic’

Sparks flew in NBC’s New York studios on Tuesday as author Bill O’Reilly arrived to talk about his new book and April ouster from Fox News Channel....

Jada Pinkett Smith responds to Leah Remini claims: ‘I am not a Scientologist’

Jada Pinkett Smith responded Tuesday to Leah Remini’s claims that she belongs to the Church of Scientology, explaining that she has studied many religions to which she didn’t...