Theater

Film

Steven Spielberg’s Hypocritical Crusade Against Netflix

The legendary director once known for leading ‘New Hollywood’ can’t seem to see how old he’s beginning to look.
Noel Ransome
3.8.19
Culture

These Jokes About 'Rent: Live' Were Better Than the Actual Musical

Brennin Hunt broke his foot, Fox censored "poo poo," and the internet had many thoughts.
Kara Weisenstein
1.29.19
Halloween

Hurley from 'Lost' Builds an Unreal Haunted House in Hawaii Every Halloween

This year, Jorge Garcia conjured a demented carnival with killer clowns.
James Charisma
10.30.18
Essays

Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Musical Finds the Capitalist Hell in Paradise

The Broadway show is a very capitalist idea of utopia. This is Jimmy Buffett's genius.
Nick Murray
6.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Syracuse Frat Bros Behind 'Extremely Racist' Video Say It Was Just a 'Skit'

Theta Tau members claimed their "oath" to hate black, Jewish, and Hispanic people was performed as "a satirical sketch."
Lauren Messman
4.20.18
LGBTQ

What I Learned from Writing a Play About My Transition

We spoke to Mashuq Mushtaq Deen about his new play 'Draw the Circle,' which tells the story of his transition from the perspective of his family.
Aviva Stahl
2.14.18
Culture

What It's Like Adapting Haruki Murakami's Surreal Fiction

An experimental performance visualizes the Japanese novelist's magical world IRL.
Adam Beal
11.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A 'Twilight Zone' Play Is Coming This Year

The show is set to open at London's Almeida Theater in December.
River Donaghey
7.18.17
plays

Imagining Trump's Border Plan as a Guantanamo for 'Illegals'

The new play 'Building the Wall' envisions mass deportations and unlawful detainment as Greek tragedy.
Zaina Arafat
5.31.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Michael Moore Is Bringing an Anti-Trump Show to Broadway

'The Terms of My Surrender'—part rant, part comedy—will run for 12 weeks beginning in August.
Drew Schwartz
5.1.17
Stuff

Chris Hayes Confirmed the Story About Immortal Technique Bullying Lin-Manuel Miranda

The MSNBC host visited 'Desus & Mero' to talk about what it was like to go to high school with the 'Hamilton' star and his high school bully.
Sarah Bellman
12.1.16
Michael

'Michael at the Theater,' Today's Comic by Stephen Maurice Graham

Michael is a fan of the performing arts, but don't worry, he's still a pathetic man child! Stephen Maurice Graham dissects societies ills once more through his hilarious and sad comics.
Stephen Graham
11.23.16
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