The 19th annual festival of fresh new theater kicks off this week with "Good Year for Hunters," a queer horror play by Jess Barbagallo and Chris Giarmo. Go here for more information on the festival, and on what "queer horror play" means.
R. Kelly's cutely-titled sequel to 2010's Love Letter, Write Me Back, drops Tuesday. Check out disco throwback "Share My Love" to the left.
Sundance darling and Cannes Camera d'Or winner "Beast of the Southern Wild" is a fantasy drama with real world resonance. The film goes into limited release Wednesday.
For better or for worse, Charlie Sheen is coming back this Thursday in a new TV series, "Anger Management," based on the 2003 film starring Jack Nicholson and Adam Sandler. Sheen will take on Nicholson's role, playing a therapist with a screw loose. More promisingly, "Louie" returns to FX this Thursday.
James Beard Award-winning chef Marcus Samuelsson will release "Yes, Chef," a memoir of his rags-to-riches story from Addis Adaba to the world's fanciest kitchens. "Yes, Chef" hits bookshelves Tuesday.
Culture Forecast: June 24 - June 30