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Shakespeare in the Original

Men playing women, candles instead of electric lights—why two new productions stage the Bard the old-fashioned way.

January 23, 2014

‘Grace’ Beyond Saving

A new Broadway play features Paul Rudd and Michael Shannon, but some shallow theology.

December 20, 2012

Girls on Top

Has an era of female dominance begun? A look at Hanna Rosin’s The End of Men.

December 3, 2012

What the People Want

“An Enemy of the People” reveals a contradiction at the heart of liberalism.

October 26, 2012

A Stage Is the World

Ontario’s Stratford Shakespeare Festival enters a new age

September 21, 2012

Shakespeare’s Action Hero

“Coriolanus,” directed by Ralph Fiennes, 122 minutes

February 23, 2012

Is Israel a Failed State?

The Unmaking of Israel, Gershom Gorenberg, Harper, 336 pages

January 25, 2012