- January 3, 2005 | Feature
- New York Word: Dave King
The Ha-Ha has gotten the sort of shop-talk buzz and early reviews (“a writer to watch”) that tend to greet wunderkinds in their twenties.
- January 3, 2005 | Theater
- Leading Man: Harvey Fierstein
There’s not a note in the score that I can’t sing. I happen to love my voice, and I think I can do things with my voice that many people who have what you would call more a conventional voice can’t.
- December 13, 2004 | How to Fix
- How to Fix: The Rock Musical
A three point plan.
- December 13, 2004 | The Book Review
- A Tale of Love and Darkness
His memoir, in a translation that preserves the author’s gorgeous, discursive style and his love of wordplay, is a social history embedded within an autobiography.
- December 6, 2004 | Theater
- Michael Frayn's Influences
am not so strong on trying to make the audience feel guilty. They feel guilty enough already.
- December 6, 2004 | Feature
- Q&A with Gotham Scribes Pete Hamill and Tama Janowitz
Pete Hamill is a hard-boiled tabloidist turned sentimental novelist-historian; Tama Janowitz, who hung with Warhol and skewered the eighties art scene in Slaves of New York.
- December 6, 2004 | The Book Review
- Case Histories
Three unrelated murder cases come under the scrutiny of a private investigator, whose quirks are only slightly less predictable than his canniest pensées.
- November 8, 2004 | Theater
- Tim Roth
Villain Tim Roth In The God Of Hell At The Actors Studio Drama School Theater. Opens November 16.
- November 1, 2004 | Theater
August Wilson, Playwright
- November 1, 2004 | Feature
- The Finalists
Yes, the five finalists in fiction for the National Book Awards seem a little obscure this year.