Culture Watch


  • A New Macbeth Stumbles to the Top

    by Bruce Chadwick

    This play's Lady Macbeth looks and acts more like June Cleaver from the old "Leave It to Beaver" television series. She is not plotting treason and murder, but Tuesday’s Tupperware party.


  • You Think Your Boss Is Bad?

    by Bruce Chadwick

    A review of the play, “The Servant of Two Masters,” a giddy, hilarious romp through 18th century Italy.


  • When We Murdered Birds to Make Hats

    by Bruce Chadwick

    You can find out about this travesty from the New-York Historical Society's new exhibit, “Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife.” 


  • Mom, Dad and the Rogue Boyfriend in 1660s France

    by Bruce Chadwick

    "Tartuffe" is a delightful romp through the castles and the rich of 17th century France with a lot thievery, deceit, debauchery, misplaced love, loud shouting matches and high-end misconduct. How could you not love it?