The actor played a huge variety of roles in movies, theater and TV in a career that spanned six decades.
The movie adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway smash stars James Corden and Taylor Swift as fancy-footed felines.
"I think he is seriously mentally ill, and the fact that he is in the White House is very frightening."
In the next Thanksgiving Dinner, a daughter shows up at the table with a Muslim boyfriend... Huh, I thought watching. The
Although I had no real interest in fishing or golf (my big sports interest was swimming), I was jealous that Steve, as the
Joe Mantello: Well, there are some that I feel absolutely compelled to do. That I would--not to be dramatic--but I would
Twice this year (but too many times in my career) my perspective as a Black woman was dismissed in favor of a portrait seen through the filter of the White gaze. Regrettably, I have exited Classic Stage Company's MOTHER COURAGE as a result.
As a Connecticut Yankee born and bred -- or perhaps I should say born and white-bread, which is how most people think of Connecticut Yankees -- I have always loved history, not just because I am old enough to be historical myself, but because I could never do algebra.
As technology allows us to erect more and more electronic barriers around us, the value of removing one's earbuds and looking up from one's smartphone becomes increasingly important. Some people understand how to use new technology while others remain decidedly unclear on the concept.
On The Future of Wagnerism, Part 4: Comparing the Jewish Protests of Klinghoffer with the Gay Protests of Cruising and by ACT UP
In the case of Klinghoffer, as in the case of Cruising, the bottom lines for me are simple. I am concerned about some of the rhetoric and tactics of some gay radicals, but I am a lot more concerned about homophobia.