As the age of COVID-19 wanes (or waxes?), Arts Fuse critics supply a guide to film, dance, visual art, theater, and music. Please check with venues about whether the event is available by streaming or is in person. More offerings will be added as they come in.
Latest in Visual Arts
At the ICA, artist Raúl de Nieves’s work is playful, joyful, and up for interpretation.
Latest in Music
One could hardly ask for more persuasive Bruch advocacy than what the Nash Ensemble offers here.
Latest in Dance
I can still feel the exhilaration, the rush of the opening of things, from that day.
Latest in Television
The bizarre half hour animated comedy is a hilarious love letter to The Windy City.
Latest Short Fuses
Each month, our arts critics — music, book, theater, dance, and visual arts — fire off a few brief reviews.
Host Elizabeth Howard talks with poet and performer Kyle Ducayan, executive director of the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery, about the purpose of poetry.
Latest in Books
Is Amy Bonnaffons saying that heterosexual love is doomed? Probably not. But she gives no indication it can work in the world she creates here.
Latest in Theater
“In these plays, part of my job is to unflatten history in a way that’s engaging, and also shows us that it’s okay for us to feel overwhelmed and confused and scared by the world — that we’re not so different from the people who came before us. They got through it, and we will, too.”
Latest in Film
“If you really like something and want to make sure you have access to everything, you’ll never do better than having the disc.”
Latest in Food
Theresa Rebeck’s foodie comedy Seared is more of an amiable appetizer than a substantial entree.