For Colored Girls

The Best Female Film Performances of 2010 | 4 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

The ladies really lit up the big screen, delivering the kind of brilliant acting work that makes picking a mere 20 that much more difficult, let alone unearthing a clear number one.

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2010 | 3 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

A collection of 10 films that make us feel bad for loving them so - though we can easily defend each and every one... we think.


'For Colored Girls': Dead Mice Fall From My Mouth | 5 Nov 2010 // 1:12 AM

Adapting Ntozake Shange's 1975 choreopoem, For Colored Girls is both too literal and surprisingly clueless.


Of Perry and Poetry | 4 Nov 2010 // 1:15 AM

For Colored Girls is strikingly different. It is obtuse, off-kilter, undeniably arresting and performed with a kind of acting gusto unseen in recent films. Everyone here is terrific, teary-eyed and true to the measure of Shange's words.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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