Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, visual art, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks.
Latest in Visual Arts
Purple is an ambitious, over-the-top endeavor, which feels completely appropriate, given the calamity at hand.
Latest in Music
A can’t-miss album of Bartók Ballets, Thierry Fischer continues to do right by the symphonies of Saint-Saëns, and a spirited recording of the “last great symphony in the German Romantic tradition.”
Latest in Dance
Red Sky Performance’s hold-your-breath physicality provides plenty of “wow factor.”
Latest in Television
Following a very compelling second season, the series seems to be losing its edge, slightly, though only intermittently.
Latest in Books
Michael C. Smith’s new Boston Carnival photo book proves that “Culture Lives Here.”
Latest in Theater
But this is an American musical, so political content (and blame for the way things are) must be kept fuzzy, a strategically-calculated myopia.
Latest in Film
The Nightingale delivers an indelible vision of inhumanity perpetuated by colonialism and white privilege.
Latest in Food
There are 170 recipes in King Solomon’s Table . Joan Nathan, a sort of culinary archeologist, tracks down the details of their origins to Biblical times.