In Southern California, an ambitious Festival of New American Musicals aims to generate new great works to replace the constantly recycled old ones.
Hipsters may seen the plus sign as a cool way to say 'and,' but we're not buying it.
The history of the storied port is reflected in its French Gothic cathedral, Italian Renaissance palace, Byzantine church, and Ottoman madrassah-turned-restaurant.
Readers write and tell us what they are reading.
Readers write about unemployment, deceptions in the Iraq war, Arab college enrollment, women in government, and cartoon depictions of the prophet Muhammad.
Theater legend Robert Wilson's new exhibit at the University of Iowa aims to pioneer a new breed of plasma portraiture.
Wolfgang Mieder has collected more than 10,000 items relating to truths in 10 words or less.
A historian pieces together bits and scraps in an effort to re-create a chapter in the life of the Bard.
A historian pieces together bits and scraps in an effort to re-create a chapter in the life of the Bard of Avon.