Culture Watch

  • How's that New Movie About Slain Rapper Tupac Shakur?

    by Bruce Chadwick

    "All Eyez on Me" is a fierce, vivid look at rap music history in the 1990s and the way that Tupac and his music shook up a nation of young people in search of a new world and a new star to lead them to it.

  • Murdering the Tsar and His Family – Set to Music

    by Bruce Chadwick

    The new Broadway musical "Anastasia" tells the story of the daughter of Tsar Nicholas II, the last monarch of Russia. The play is dazzling  –  one of the best musicals of the year, a historical thriller and a sure-fire multiple Tony nominee.