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Korean-American Teenagers Plot Revenge in a Bangkok Hotel Room
Photo: Seth Rozin

Korean-American Teenagers Plot Revenge in a Bangkok Hotel Room

A funny and fierce production of Man of God featuring an all-Asian cast.

Kristi Yeung
February 7, 2020

The Future is Fallible
Photo: Courtesy of Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Future is Fallible

Do you believe in the future?

Kat J. Sullivan
February 8, 2020

Primordial Pasts to Future Visions at the PMA
Photo: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Primordial Pasts to Future Visions at the PMA

In the whirling excitement of Friday Remix, Nicole Bindler takes us on a thoughtful journey of quiet reflection.

Preeti Pathak
February 10, 2020

The Splitting of the Moon*, Like an Old Widower's Heart
Photo: Carlos Cardona

The Splitting of the Moon*, Like an Old Widower's Heart

Grey Rock offers us a window into the facets of Palestinian society at war with itself.

Nicole Bindler
February 11, 2020

Trailblazers
Photo: Scott Robbins

Trailblazers

Today, I conclude what black dance is to me.

Annielille (Ani) Gavino
February 12, 2020

Truth, Lies, and Soviet Spies
Photo: Johanna Austin

Truth, Lies, and Soviet Spies

Is fiction in the eye of the beholder?

Kat J. Sullivan
February 12, 2020

The Deep Waves of Jillian Jetton
Photo: Jillian Jetton

The Deep Waves of Jillian Jetton

"I love being a beginner."

Mira Treatman
February 13, 2020

IRC’s Bald Soprano Has Great Hair
Photo: Johanna Austin

IRC’s Bald Soprano Has Great Hair

An opportunity to laugh at disturbing issues.

Colin Murray
February 13, 2020

Dance Replaces Talking in the Experimental Film Redoubt
Photo: Laura Nespola

Dance Replaces Talking in the Experimental Film Redoubt

The latest film from acclaimed artist Matthew Barney is beautiful, boring, yet subtly transformative.

Kristi Yeung
February 13, 2020

Clean Cut House Dance
Photo: Robert Torres

Clean Cut House Dance

The musician’s eyes are fixed on the dancer; he stalks Wiles like a lion.

Maddie Hopfield
February 14, 2020

Between Clearly and Darkly—A Dance from Leslie Bush
Photo: Rob Li

Between Clearly and Darkly—A Dance from Leslie Bush

A duet with oneself, physical and virtual.

Jonathan Stein
February 25, 2020

The Cruel Optimism of Cheer
Photo: Netflix

The Cruel Optimism of Cheer

Why do we attach to things that hurt us?

Emma Cohen
February 25, 2020

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