In the age of COVID-19, Arts Fuse critics have come up with a guide to film, dance, visual art, theater, and music — mostly available by streaming — for the coming weeks. More offerings will be added as they come in.
Latest in Visual Arts
There’s a looseness, a jagged brio that gives the images in ¡Printing the Revolution! a visual bang — a kind of primal pop.
Latest in Music
This is one of the best traditional big band records you’ll hear this year, or maybe this decade.
Latest in Dance
The 51-minute piece represents a digital time capsule. It comprises 16 short episodes — reflections in movement of lives caught inside the pandemic — crafted by dance-maker collaborators.
Latest in Television
As an introduction to the progress of colonization and the horrors that white people have inflicted on BIPOC, Exterminate All the Brutes achieves its admirable mission.
Pop a bowl of popcorn, pour coke over a tall glass of ice, and listen to author and screenwriter Jesse Kornbluth’s irreverent, amusing take on the Oscars.
Latest in Books
The current rage for inserting the personal/confessional in everything from cookbooks to literary criticism can go too far.
Latest in Theater
You need to hear this play. Especially if you are white and already “know” Othello. Listen again (and again) and prepare to question old assumptions.
Latest in Film
Each month, our arts critics — music, book, theater, dance, and visual arts — fire off a few brief reviews.
Latest in Food
Jake Cohen is “modern” in that he takes a contemporary approach at spreading the gospel; he is an expert at using social media.