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A View From the Bridge: A British Import Vies for Best Drama Revival

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.15.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The stage at the Lyceum Theater for this exceptional theater event, the current revival of Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge looks like a set for...

First Nighter: Ivo van Hove Does Wonders With Arthur Miller's View From the Bridge-

David Finkle | Posted 11.12.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

The tic I find annoying in the work of very busy director Ivo van Hove is happily suppressed for his revival of A View From the Bridge, birthday-boy Arthur Miller's unrelenting, as usual, play.

Interview: Mark Strong on the Bridge, Part 2

Steven Suskin | Posted 11.10.2015 | Arts
Steven Suskin

British actor Mark Strong is making his Broadway debut as Eddie Carbone in director Ivo van Hove's production of Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge.

Interview: Mark Strong on the Bridge, Part 1

Steven Suskin | Posted 11.04.2015 | Arts
Steven Suskin

Mark Strong in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge. Photo: Jan Versweyveld British actor Mark Strong is making his Broadway debut as Eddie Carbon...

First Nighter: Ivo van Hove's "View From the Bridge" View, David Hare's "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" Gaze

David Finkle | Posted 04.26.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

London--What can ordinarily be objectionable about Ivo van Hove's too often juvenile look-at-me directing is that he thinks it's innovative to play up a script's subtext. That, of course, is just what writers don't want done. It's called "subtext," for the blaring reason it's meant to remain sub.

Popcorn Preview: The Imitation Game

Leslie Sisman | Posted 02.08.2015 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

The Imitation Game (2014) Cast includes: Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Keira Knightly (Anna Karenina), Matthew Goode (Belle), Allen Leech (Downton ...

Movie Review: The Imitation Game - Decoding a Complex Man

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.25.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

To my mind, The Imitation Game is the best film of the year: a gripping tale of wartime espionage and code-breaking that also manages to be the character study of an important figure whose contributions have been ignominiously ignored.

Watch The First Five Minutes Of The Next 'Breaking Bad'

Posted 08.02.2013 | TV

"Breaking Bad" may be coming to the end, but AMC has another upcoming series that is likely to satiate fans of Walter White's story. “Low Winter ...

Prostitution Queenpin, Zumba Instructor Learns Her Fate

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 07.31.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — A Zumba fitness instructor at the center of a prostitution scandal featuring sex videos, adultery and more than 100 clients told...

The Next Big AMC Drama

Posted 03.21.2013 | TV

With the final season of "Breaking Bad" airing this summer, AMC isn't wasting any time getting an intense new drama on the air. The network has re...

Hidden Video Cameras In Zumba Prostitution Case

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 03.07.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine -- The focus of a small-town prostitution scandal has turned to a Zumba fitness instructor captured in scores of sex videos now that an ...

Zumba Prostitution Trial Suspect Videotaped Police Search

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 05.04.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — Attorneys for an insurance agent accused of helping a Zumba instructor engage in prostitution attacked police motives and the le...

Officer: Zumba Teacher Had Badge In Her Office

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 05.01.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — The lead investigator in the case against an insurance agent accused of helping a fitness instructor use a Zumba studio as a fro...

Jurors Watch Sex Video Showing Alleged Encounter With Prostitue In Fitness Studio

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 04.30.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — The jury in the trial of an insurance agent charged with promoting prostitution watched a 45-minute video Thursday showing a sex...

500+ Explicit Zumba Prostitution Photos Will 'Horrify' Jurors

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 04.28.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — A judge on Tuesday refused to throw out charges against an insurance agent accused of helping a fitness instructor use her Zumba...

'Moaning And Groaning' Heard In Zumba Studio That Was Allegedly A Brothel

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 02.22.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine -- A landlord who rented office space to a Zumba instructor accused of being a prostitute testified he became suspicious when tenants he...

Man Says He Had No Clue Zumba Studio Was Brothel; He Was Just The Owner's Lover

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 04.23.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — An insurance agent accused of helping a Zumba dance instructor run a prostitution business was deeply involved and consulted fre...

Judge Makes Major Decision In Zumba Prostitution Case

AP | DAVID SHARP | Posted 03.28.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — A judge on Friday dropped most of the charges against the business partner in a prostitution scandal centered on a Zumba studio,...

Steamy Details Discussed In Zumba Prostitution Case

Posted 01.20.2013 | Crime

Steamy details emerged about the physical relationship between a middle-aged businessman and a zumba instructor accused of running a brothel in Maine....

Zumba Prostitution Suspect Gets Bad News

AP | Posted 03.05.2013 | Crime

ALFRED, Maine — A judge in Maine has refused to dismiss charges against the business partner of a Zumba instructor charged with running a prosti...

AMC Orders 'Low Winter Sun' To Series

Posted 12.14.2012 | TV

"Low Winter Sun" is heading to AMC. The network that's responsible for some of TV's top dramas has given a 10-episode order to "Low Winter Sun," a...

Girls' Night Out: Zero Dark Thirty and the Death of Osama bin Laden

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.26.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal's take on the hunt for Osama bin Laden, a thrilling Zero Dark Thirty, begins with torture so brutal I found it an eye averting experience.

Stars Join Hollywood's War Over Bin Laden

Posted 03.07.2012 | Entertainment

Kathryn Bigelow's film about the military's hunt for Osama Bin Laden is on the verge of enlisting three new stars. According to a number of reports, ...

Jean Jacques Annaud's Black Gold: A Momentous Step in the Right Direction

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.18.2012 | Home
E. Nina Rothe

Black Gold is based on the 1957 book South of the Heart: A Novel of Modern Arabia by travel enthusiast and sometime race car driver Hans Ruesch, who was born in Naples of Swiss parents.

Vera Farmiga Set To Star In Bank Robbery Drama

Posted 10.09.2011 | Entertainment

Vera Farmiga is quickly becoming one of Hollywood's most sought-after leading ladies. Farmiga, who starred opposite George Clooney in "Up in the Air",...