Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
11:53 am
Wed April 3, 2002

Panic Room

Director David Fincher's new movie, starring Jodie Foster, is a thriller about an unsafe armor-plated home.

Providence, RI –

The public?s hunger for a good chill that doesn?t involve terrorists or anthrax probably explains why the just-released ?Panic Room? set a new Easter weekend box office record. And if anyone should have been able to give it to them, it?s the film?s director, David Fincher.

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Theater
3:00 pm
Tue April 2, 2002

Play Picks for April

Maurice Hines in \"Guys and Dolls\" at the Colonial Theatre in Boston through April 14, 2002.
Photo by Carol Rosegg

April's theater choices range from strange puppeteers and a compact re-telling of "Faust" to two world premieres that deal legacies of intolerance in America.

Providence, Rhode Island –

Here is an opinionated list of shows premiering this month that look promising at least on paper -- but, of course, I take no responsibility for eventual reality.

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Theater
10:22 am
Wed March 27, 2002

Homebody/Kabul

Scence from \"Homebody/Kabul\"
Photo by T. Charles Erickson

Playwright Tony Kushner has a knack for seeing into the future. In 1998 he began writing "Homebody/Kabul" a play about life in Afghanistan under the Taliban regime.

Providence, RI –

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