Culture

Venue Q

Whether it’s Bill O’Reilly dispatching a producer to bemoan the ambient cannabis…

Kathleen Turner Overdrive

Highbrow New York theater tends to ricochet from crisis to crisis, be…

Ai Weiwei and the Crisis of Our Time

There are times that make a person wish we lived under a…

Butt Stuff, Part Two

A few weeks ago, I wrote about some of the basics about…

Ladies Lube Wrestling Slides Back Into Action

We’re creaming over the news that San Francisco’s slickest and sexiest club…

The Mirror Has Two Faces in The Mineola Twins

Paula Vogel’s The Mineola Twins opened off-Broadway in 1999. But the play…

Know Your Street Art: The Adolph Gasser Parking Lot Mural

The closure of Adolph Gasser Photography earlier this year was a nadir for…

The Anti-Artifice of Walker Evans

In the fall of 1974, Walker Evans was both strong-willed and in…

Sexploitations: Shitting Where You Eat

Everyone thinks about doing it. Whether it’s that tantalizing charge of energy…

Rabbi and Rabbit Are Just One Letter Apart

When Daniel Handler wrote a play, he sat down with his wife,…