Statue of Liberty Stamp Mistake to Cost Postal Service $3.5 Million

Statue of Liberty Stamp Mistake to Cost Postal Service $three.5 Million

In a 2010 stamp design, the United States Postal Service mistook a Las Vegas-based duplicate for the true Statue of Liberty. Now a federal courtroom has dominated that the publish workplace should pay the duplicate’s sculptor $three.5 million for violating his copyright. The statue by the artist Robert Davidson sits on the New York-New York […]

Protests Shutter a Show That Cast White Singers as Black Slaves

Protests Shutter a Show That Cast White Singers as Black Slaves

Whatever the broader debates, right here in Quebec, “Slav” has polarized the cultural institution. Lucas Charlie Rose, 26, a French Montreal-based transgender rapper who organized the protest, accused the manufacturing of turning slave music into “soulless rock songs.” Among his litany of complaints was that Ms. Bonifassi, a white girl, performed Harriet Tubman, a Moses […]

Prankster Calls the President, and the White House Puts Him Right Through

Prankster Calls the President, and the White House Puts Him Right Through

The president of the United States, one of the protected individuals on the planet and among the many least accessible to the general public, would appear to be a long-shot goal for a prank caller seeking to have some enjoyable. But President Trump, who likes to discipline his personal phone calls and prefers spontaneity to […]

‘A Bronx Tale’ Is Closing on Broadway

‘A Bronx Tale’ Is Closing on Broadway

The musical adaptation of “A Bronx Tale,” Chazz Palminteri’s semi-autobiographical coming-of-age story, is closing on Broadway. The present’s last efficiency on the Longacre Theater will probably be Aug. 5, the producers mentioned Wednesday night. The musical opened in late 2016; on the time of its closing it would have performed 29 previews and 700 common […]

Review: The Surreal, Heartbreaking Case of ‘Three Identical Strangers’

Review: The Surreal, Heartbreaking Case of ‘Three Identical Strangers’

The title “Three Identical Strangers” is considerably of a giveaway in a documentary that’s finest watched figuring out as little as attainable about its specifics. So, tread (and browse) calmly! Engrossing, and generally enraging, the film tells of triplets who, after being adopted individually at beginning, had been reunited by happenstance. None of the lads […]

Trump Blasts De Niro on His Way Home From Singapore: ‘Wake Up Punchy!’

Trump Blasts De Niro on His Way Home From Singapore: ‘Wake Up Punchy!’

President Trump wasted no time after tying a bow on his assembly with Kim Jong-un to lastly punch again, so to talk, on the actor Robert De Niro, who spent the final couple of days publicly slamming the president, going so far as to make use of profanity through the Tony Awards on Sunday night […]

The Best and Worst of the Tony Awards 2018

The Best and Worst of the Tony Awards 2018

Ari’el Stachel gave a heartfelt speech about struggling together with his identification as he accepted the prize for greatest featured actor in a musical.CreditSara Krulwich/The New York Times Here’s a have a look at essentially the most memorable moments — for higher or for worse — of the 2018 Tony Awards, compiled by our chief […]

Robert De Niro Uses Profanity to Condemn Trump During Tony Awards

Robert De Niro Uses Profanity to Condemn Trump During Tony Awards

Once once more, Robert De Niro acquired in entrance of a crowd and used profanity whereas referring to President Trump. Before introducing a particular efficiency by Bruce Springsteen on the Tony Awards on Sunday night time, Mr. De Niro walked to the microphone and shouted: “____ Trump. It’s no longer ‘Down with Trump!’ It’s just […]

The Playlist: Kanye West’s Breakout Star 070 Shake, and 10 More New Songs

The Playlist: Kanye West’s Breakout Star 070 Shake, and 10 More New Songs

Hear our critics’ weekly playlist, together with serpentwithfeet, Snail Mail and Jorja Smith. Image070 Shake is being praised for her contributions to Kanye West’s new album, “Ye.” This week, she launched a monitor known as “Mirrors.”CreditDan Regan Quick to leverage her extensively praised publicity on Kanye West’s “Ye,” the New Jersey singer and rapper 070 […]

Review: ‘Frame by Frame,’ a Ballet That Puts a Filmmaker Center Stage

Review: ‘Frame by Frame,’ a Ballet That Puts a Filmmaker Center Stage

This is the place we sense McLaren greatest as an imaginative artist: the appraising eye, the tender pen. Mr. Côté’s choreography virtually all the time retains McLaren as a personality in a Chaplin film or a ballet by Leonide Massine (the world’s dominant choreographer when McLaren was a younger man): jerky, gestural, excitable, cartoonlike. (Like […]