Review: A Most Opinionated Wedding Guest Returns in ‘Bright Colors’ Review: A Most Opinionated Wedding Guest Returns in ‘Bright Colors’

Overwhelming? Yes. Self-involved? Absolutely. But Drew Droege still makes for hilarious company in this one-person show.

yesterday, 17:21
It's 'Truluv' when a widower and lonely teen connect in Elizabeth Berg's charming novel It's 'Truluv' when a widower and lonely teen connect in Elizabeth Berg's charming novel

In Elizabeth Berg's new novel, connections are made at the unlikeliest of places. A 3.5-star review of 'The Story of Arthur Truluv.'        

yesterday, 17:16
Trilobites: The Scuba Diving Flies of California’s Mono Lake Trilobites: The Scuba Diving Flies of California’s Mono Lake

For most insects, water is a death trap. These alkali flies cover themselves with a bubble of air to dip into a salty lake.

yesterday, 19:16
Russia, in Reversal, Confirms Radiation Spike Russia, in Reversal, Confirms Radiation Spike

The state weather service in Moscow acknowledged “extremely high pollution” in a region close to a sprawling Soviet-era nuclear plant.

yesterday, 20:51
Review: ‘The Wolves’ Are Back in a Rush of Combustible Energy Review: ‘The Wolves’ Are Back in a Rush of Combustible Energy

Sarah DeLappe’s remarkably assured first play, a group portrait of a girls’ soccer team, is now at Lincoln Center Theater.

yesterday, 18:39
Books of The Times: Marguerite Duras’s ‘The Lover,’ and Notebooks That Enrich It Books of The Times: Marguerite Duras’s ‘The Lover,’ and Notebooks That Enrich It

Duras’s best-known novel has been reissued in an Everyman’s Library edition, alongside her “Wartime Notebooks” and “Practicalities,” a collection of essays.

yesterday, 20:35
Edward Herman, 92, Critic of U.S. Media and Foreign Policy, Dies Edward Herman, 92, Critic of U.S. Media and Foreign Policy, Dies

An economist, he described a “propaganda model” of newspaper and TV network complicity with a government whose foreign policy was hypocritical.

yesterday, 20:25
Olivia Munn Says Charlie Rose Had to Go, Women Have Power in Numbers Olivia Munn Says Charlie Rose Had to Go, Women Have Power in Numbers

[[tmz:video id="0_crwwrubw"]] Olivia Munn has a message for all the women speaking out against sexual misconduct -- keep it up and stay strong ... because it's making a difference. We got Olivia at LAX Tuesday ... shortly after Charlie…

yesterday, 21:57
The Hurricane Hit, but Our Show Went On The Hurricane Hit, but Our Show Went On

Rehearsing “Describe the Night” in makeshift space after Hurricane Harvey reminded Rajiv Joseph that theater can help build community. And rebuild it.

yesterday, 22:03
The First Time: Billy Porter: The First Time I Refused to Keep Playing a Stereotype The First Time: Billy Porter: The First Time I Refused to Keep Playing a Stereotype

Seeing “Angels in America” in 1994 was the moment Mr. Porter, the Broadway star, realized he had to rethink his career path and chase a new dream.

yesterday, 21:42