Sara Fishko

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Bea Wain

Thursday, May 04, 2017

From the archives: This week, the "girl singer" turns 100.


Indian Summer

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Victor Herbert's only modern song took on a life if its own that he couldn't have predicted.

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Angels on Stage

Thursday, April 20, 2017

From the archives: A new production of Tony Kushner's award-winning play comes to London this summer.

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Agee on Film

Thursday, April 13, 2017

From the archives: James Agee always marveled at what could happen on a rectangular screen in the dark.

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Thursday, April 06, 2017

From the archives: Composer William Bolcom pulls his inspiration from diverse origins.


Recorded Live

Thursday, March 30, 2017

From the archives: Live recordings can offer an authenticity and spontaneity not always captured by tightly edited performances.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

From the archives: The darkly ambitious leading lady of Lillian Hellman's classic play returns in a new Broadway revival.


Three Big Books

Thursday, March 16, 2017

In an era of rapid updates and information overload, it can be a remarkable pleasure to sit down with a heavy book.



Thursday, March 09, 2017

From the archives: The "father of the atomic bomb" both revolutionized nuclear weaponry and recognized the political responsibility that came with it.


Special Episode: Jazz Loft Jam Sessions

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

When nobody's around, and you're just by yourself, that's when the best jazz happens.


Stanwyck & Co.

Thursday, March 02, 2017

From the archives: Barbara Stanwyck was just one of a generation of Hollywood actresses who worked fiercely to hold onto their eccentricities of style, stance and voice.


American Icons: Leonard Bernstein's Young People's Concerts

Thursday, March 02, 2017

The story behind Leonard Bernstein’s Young People’s Concerts.

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Oscar Time

Thursday, February 23, 2017

From the archives: In the movies, art and commercial success have been at odds for as long as there have been award shows.


Common Man

Thursday, February 16, 2017

In a deeply divided America, Aaron Copland drew from a political movement to create one of the most famous musical works of the century.

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The Steadicam Story

Thursday, February 16, 2017

How Garrett Brown invented the Steadicam and changed the face of movies.


Stanley's Hotel

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Stanley Bard, the former owner and manager of the Chelsea Hotel, died on Tuesday in Boca Raton, Florida. He was 82.
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Thursday, February 09, 2017

From the archives: What does the Moonlight Sonata have to do with Elmer Fudd?

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Glass in Paris

Monday, January 30, 2017

Glass's training and study outside the states was central to his music.


Photo League Founder's Solo Show

Friday, January 27, 2017

Before the anti-Communist crusade effectively ended his career, Sid Grossman took photos that captured the life and energy of New York City in the 1930s.
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McCarthy and the "ism"

Thursday, January 19, 2017

From the archives: America's unpredictable political climate calls up a past "ism" that divided the country.