Jenny Lawton appears in the following:
Friday, August 12, 2011
The 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks is approaching, and Studio 360 is curating a list of the best cultural works that responded to and helped us understand it...
Friday, August 05, 2011
It set the model for the hit family sitcom. Lucy's weekly antics and humiliation entered the DNA of TV comedy: from Desperate Housewives to 30 Rock – writers can’t live without Lucy.
Friday, July 29, 2011
Which of these things is not like the others? Last week on the show, Kurt Andersen went head to head with the conservative culture critic John Silber, who railed against the “absurd”...
Friday, July 22, 2011
She makes movies, she writes fiction, and now, she tells fortunes. When we found Miranda July would be coming into the studio, we decided to put those skills to the test. We asked...
Tuesday, July 05, 2011
Super 8 may be the biggest movie of the summer — but nothing can sway my loyalty to Friday Night Lights.
Friday, June 10, 2011
If you’ve ever watched South Park, you know that a few of Trey Parker and Matt Stone's favorite things are organized religion and musical theater. In 2003, they did a musical epi...
Friday, June 10, 2011
Sleep No More may be the most unusual, fantastical take on Macbeth ever produced. The London-based theater company Punchdrunk has transformed 100,000 square feet of New York City war...
Thursday, June 02, 2011
Marie Curie is the sexiest story in science history and has charmed authors, filmmakers, and playwrights. Add Alan Alda to the list, who makes his playwrighting debut with Radianc...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
The Book of Mormon is the toast of Broadway (with 14 nominations for June’s Tony Awards). Trey Parker and Matt Stone teamed up with Robert Lopez, best known for Avenue Q, to put the s...
Monday, April 18, 2011
A recently discovered audio recording of a 1946 speech by then-General Dwight D. Eisenhower reminds us that "they who have dwelt with death will be among the most ardent worshipers of...
Friday, April 15, 2011
Later this year, Hasbro will unveil a partly-electronic version of one of the classic board games. But Studio 360 thinks Monopoly needs more of a makeover to bring it into the 21st c...
Monday, March 21, 2011
Since the quake, Takehiko Inoue (the artist behind the manga Slam Dunk) he has posted several smiling images a day in support of the victims and to lift the spirits of his countrymen.
Friday, March 18, 2011
Last week, Japanese-American historian Bill Tsutsui found himself in Tokyo in the middle of the earthquake: “We were outside this hotel and the earth started moving. And all of a sudden people started running out. First just a few, but then wave after wave. And after it was ...
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
The indie rockers in No One Knows About Persian Cats (out on DVD today) dare to play the music they love, even though they know it will likely land them in jail. Stars (and real-life...
Thursday, March 10, 2011
In the off-Broadway spook show Play Dead, master magician Todd Robbins delights in pointing out that illusions are merely that. But he performs one trick that’s shockingly, horrifyingly real.
Friday, February 25, 2011
If you’ve just tuned in for the implosion of CBS’s most successful comedy, “Two and a Half Men,” you may be wondering: who’s this Chuck Lorre fellow?
Thursday, February 24, 2011
This weekend, Studio 360’s got growing pains. In a special rebroadcast of a show recorded live at WNYC’s Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, Kurt talks to three incredibly talen...
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Listen to full interviews with Donald Hall, Joel Meyerowitz, and Lynn Nottage.
Thursday, February 03, 2011
Listen to full interviews with Ben Burtt, Stanley Kunitz, and Elizabeth Streb.
Friday, January 28, 2011
Listen to full interviews with Chuck Close, Richard Ford, Mira Nair, and Richard Serra.