Tag Archives: Public Theater

Critic’s Notebook: How to Listen to Rock ’n’ Roll in a Theater

Source: New York Times » Music

Rock is underexplored onstage, but two Under the Radar shows, “How to Be a Rock Critic” and “The Hendrix Project,” grapple with its transformative power.

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Your Week in Culture: Cardi B’s New Year’s Eve, ‘9-1-1,’ Louise Bourgeois

Source: New York Times » Music

Also the week of Dec. 31: The cellist Alisa Weilerstein at the New York Philharmonic; and the Public’s dependably enticing Under the Radar Festival.

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Lester Bangs is subject of play ‘How to Be a Rock Critic,’ coming to Public Theater

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The writing of legendary/infamous rock critic Lester Bangs is the basis for the solo play How to Be a Rock Critic which stars Erik Jensen who co-wrote it with his partner Jessica Blank (who directs). It’ll be at the Public Theater from January 5 – 15.

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ArtsBeat: Tilt Kids Festival Announces Lineup of Arts Events for Children

Source: New York Times » Music

The French Institute Alliance Française will bring music, dance, theater and circus events to various venues in New York City from March 4 through April 3.

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Theater Review: ‘Fortress of Solitude,’ Now With Musical Numbers, at the Public Theater

Source: New York Times » Music

“The Fortress of Solitude,” a stage musical based on Jonathan Lethem’s novel, opens at the Public Theater.

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ArtsBeat: Philip Seymour Hoffman Is Remembered by Fellow Actors on Twitter

Source: New York Times » Music

His career in film and theater spanned many years and covered many roles, and fellow actors quickly took to social media platforms to react to news of his death.

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