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
All four budgets that Donald Trump and his sycophants sent to Congress had nada for the arts and humanities.
Latest in Music
Manfred Honeck’s one of the finest and most exciting Beethoven conductors around, but his interpretive decisions result in an account of the Ninth’s climactic sequence that comes over as episodic and mannered.
Latest in Dance
Community is what I miss most of all the pandemic’s deprivations—doing stuff with others.
Latest in Television
Despite its inevitable darkness, It’s a Sin never loses sight of the joys of existence.
It is vital to take into account the pivotal role that money, politics, and racism play in the availability and efficacy of mental health services.
Latest in Books
Jake Cohen is “modern” in that he takes a contemporary approach at spreading the gospel; he is an expert at using social media.
Latest in Theater
The show is made all the more powerful by the fact that we’ve now spent 12 months enduring Covid and four years of science denial and “alternative facts.”
Latest in Film
Crisis takes on the opioid crisis – which has killed more people than the war in Vietnam — and gives corporate villainy (Big Pharma) the Hollywood treatment.
Latest in Food
The Rise is the rare cookbook that does more than offer a culinary and educational journey. It inspires.